Marvae's Blog

The Secret to Connecting To Your Heart

By Marvae Eikanas | October 10, 2023 |

Your heart – what does it mean to be connected to it? And what exactly are you connecting to? The Bible defines your “heart” or your soul as your mind, emotions, and will. It is where your thinking, feeling, deciding, and determining right from wrong all takes place. Poor Reception Your heart is the center…

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Successfully Leading The Personalities On Your Team

By Marvae Eikanas | October 3, 2023 |
Leadership Personality DISC

Leading well requires a variety of skills, including the ability to adjust the way you communicate and interact with those you lead based on their unique personalities. By default, you probably tend to speak to and treat others the way you would want to be treated, but not everyone on your team is like you.…

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Want Better Results? Don’t Make This Mistake

By Marvae Eikanas | September 26, 2023 |

What are the specific results are you seeking right now in your life and work? Are you seeking professional results like a promotion, more clients, or a more effective sales team? Or are you seeking personal results like finally fitting back into those jeans or better relationships? Every now and then you might experience a…

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You Need Clarity in These Important Areas

By Marvae Eikanas | September 19, 2023 |

Clarity makes a notable difference when navigating life and work! Without clarity, your progress is hampered, your confidence is stifled, and you are prone to compromising what’s most important to you. Journeying Without Clarity I was backing out of our driveway that Friday morning while it was still dark and the fog was thick –…

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How Practicing Self-Care Helps You Lead Better

By Marvae Eikanas | September 13, 2023 |

Self-care is not optional or something to practice if you have a little spare time. Self-care is essential if you want to lead others well or operate at your best. That sounds like common sense, but yet so many run themselves ragged and cheat themselves out of the numerous benefits that come from regularly investing…

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10 Things Super Productive People Don’t Do

By Marvae Eikanas | August 29, 2023 |

Productivity isn’t just about what you do, it’s also about what you don’t do! No matter how you slice it, you have only 24 hours each day. Now if you have healthy habits, habits that actually increase your productivity like exercising, spending time with God, and getting the rest you need, that leaves you with…

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Helping You Plug Into Your Positive Side

By Marvae Eikanas | August 29, 2023 |
Positive Attitude

Being positive – that’s been a struggle for me! Sadly, for much of my life I have been a “glass half empty” sort of gal. I have an eye for what’s wrong or could be better. If pressed, I’m able to come up with some pretty good reasons for being less than positive. As a…

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Be A Brilliant Leader Without Being Bossy

By Marvae Eikanas | August 22, 2023 |

As a leader, are you afraid of being “bossy?” Bossy – it’s not typically a positive adjective, right? Did you know that women are far more likely to be described as bossy over men? An assertive man is considered confident while a woman is bossy. Once upon a time there was a little girl who…

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What Makes Change So Hard?

By Marvae Eikanas | August 15, 2023 |

Change is necessary. Got goals? To reach your goals, you can’t keep doing the same ole thing! Goals naturally force you to make changes. Do you have a vision for where you’d like to be – the “new” you? That too means making changes. Not satisfied with the results you are getting? Getting better results…

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Are You Hiding The Authentic YOU?

By Marvae Eikanas | August 8, 2023 |

Being authentic requires courage, but even more importantly, you must know who you really are! Growing up, our TV spent most of its time in the closet. It was set free from its prison for special events like the Olympics or an occasional Friday night when we could watch TV for a whole hour! Back…

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