Sherry A. Phillips

Suspense Author

Why You Should Focus like a Laser To Reach Your Goals

If you’re like me, you have millions of different interests. For instance, I love topics related to natural health, wellness, essential oils, fitness, longevity secrets, writing, suspense, romance, entrepreneurship, real estate, home decor, celebrity gossip, facebook, instagram – the list is endless. Unfortunately, when you are trying to build a business, all of these distractions […]

The Art of Work

This morning, I finished reading a book called, “The Art of Work – A Proven Path to Discovering What You Were Meant To Do” by Jeff Goins. Just like with everything else in life, when I find something great, I like to share so that others can enjoy and benefit from it too. I originally […]

How Strong Is Your Subconscious?

My husband is very political. It’s in his blood. It’s his passion and he loves it. Me? Not so much. It’s just too negative and I choose not to participate in the negativity. And it’s ALL negative, no matter which side of the aisle you find yourself. That said, he shared an article over the […]

Stop Trying!

But let your “yes” be “yes” and your “no,” “no.” For whatever is more than these is from the evil one. – Matthew 5:37 Over the weekend I received a great message. Stop trying!!! While that may seem counter-intuitive when you are dreaming big and setting goals, think about it. How many times do you […]

Actions, Not Words, Move Mountains!

Actions, not words, move mountains! I wanted to get this message out there today, because it really spoke to me this morning. We can all sit around every day, wishing, dreaming, hoping and praying that our particular mountain is going to move for us. However, unless we get up and get started on making that […]

7 of the Best Tips for Success

7 of the Best Tips for Success This list was inspired by Darren Hardy at Success Magazine. 1. DON’T want what you don’t want. Don’t listen to other people tell you what you should want. Be you! You alone know what it will take to make you happy. You alone know the longing and need […]

6 Minutes for the Next 60 Years

Gary Vanerchuk gets real in 6 minutes! You CAN do this! You CAN be great! You CAN be an entrepreneur! I believe in YOU!

7 Ways Positive Thinking Leads To Success

Everyone knows that positive thinking is better than negative thinking, right? Seeing the world as being filled with possibilities and opportunities is a lot better than seeing it as quagmire of doom and gloom. I believe most people recognize this to be true. However, did you know that positive thinking will lead you to success, […]

Do You Know the Secret to Happiness?

Do you know the secret to happiness? As most of you know, I love positive things, especially positive thinking and motivational blog posts and videos. This is a funny and inspiring talk on positive psychology by Shawn Achor. His brilliant talk focuses on the philosophies of positive thinking and gratitude in this TED Talks video. […]

When Should You Give Up?

If I had a dime for every time I said to myself, “I quit!” or “I give up!”, I’d be a millionaire right now. No, scratch that, I’d probably be a gazillionaire right now. However, whenever that thought crosses my mind (or if I actually say it out loud), I almost immediately say, “No! Cancel […]

10 Myths About Success

Think you’re just not the type of person to be a success? It may be because you’ve been telling yourself lies about what success means and what kind of person you have to be to succeed. What are these lies or myths? Here are 10: 1. You must be an extrovert When you think of […]

How To Decide What You Really Want

How to decide what you really want. That sounds simple, doesn’t it? However, I don’t think many of us consider what we really want or what would really make us content with our lives. For instance, some people would say they really want to be a billionaire. But do they consider the time, effort, dedication […]

Why 5 Is The Magic Number For Achieving Your Goals

by Jack Canfield “Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” -Robert Collier More than half of all Americans want to lose weight – yet of those who choose to diet, more than 95% never reach their goal or quickly regain the weight they lost. Why do so many people […]

AMAZING Success Hack!

AMAZING Success Hack! 3 Tips to Liberate Yourself From Toxic People by Jack Canfield When I was a first-year history teacher in a Chicago high school, I quickly stopped going into the teachers’ lounge, which I dubbed the “Ain’t It Awful” Club. Worse than the haze of cigarette smoke that constantly hung over the room […]

Surround Yourself With Positive People

This morning I was checking my Facebook feed and Sarah Robbins (Rock Your Network Marketing Business author) posted a Periscope video where she talked about crabs and how you should not let yourself be put in the bucket with other crabs. Sounds odd, I know, but she’s on vacation in Thailand with her husband and […]

What’s Holding You Back?

If you are not where you want to be in life right now and seem to be just treading water, it may be time to ask yourself the question, “What’s holding you back?” There can be many reasons for not advancing toward your goals or living the life of abundance we all want to live. […]

VIDEO: 10 Success Principles To Live A More Abundant Life

Want to live a more abundant life? Of course you do! As most of you know, I like to follow Jack Canfield and what he has to say regarding goal setting and living a life of abundance. His book on Success Principles is very motivating and helpful and I highly recommend it. I ran across […]

How To Program Your Mind To Attract What You Want

by Jack Canfield We all aspire to be, do and have great things. Yet most of us simply aren’t creating the results we want. We don’t have enough money, romance, success or joy in our lives. But what we need to understand is that greatness exists in all of us. It is simply up to […]

10 Questions to Ask Any Leader

Do you want to know the 10 questions you should ask other leaders? I’m about to tell you! One thing I have noticed is that it doesn’t matter what business you’re in, it pays to ask questions. And they people you want to ask are not the people on the same level as you, nor […]

The One Thing Keeping You From Achieving Your Dreams

Do you have a goal or a dream that you clearly see, but for some reason, you just can’t seem to make it a reality? I think most of us have faced that scenario at least once in our lives. It seems as though there is an invisible barrier keeping you from achieving your dreams. […]