Jodi Ashbrook

Would You Follow You?

It is common when people here the word, “leader” to associate it with things like title, position, money, achievement, power. While these generalizations to the concept of leadership may be a way at looking at the concept of leadership, it is not the lens that will help us to see the true meaning of the […]

Just Be Quiet…And Practice.

Our mind can be our most faithful ally or our most dangerous enemy. It is one of the most powerful; if not the most powerful tools we have to shape and mold our life. As life unravels, we choose how we will think of the elements that come together to form our experience. One of […]

2012..What Did You Represent? 2013…What Will You Represent?

A fresh new year is always a magical time. It is the official benchmark that signifies an end and a beginning. There is a quote at the end of one of my favorite movies, Hope Floats, that says, “beginnings are scary, endings are sad, it is the middle that counts.” December 31st marks a global […]

Who Is Responsible for My Happiness?

  Have you ever experienced a connection to certain places or people in your life that you knew deep down you had outgrown? When you make the decision to make a life change with places or relationships it is common to miss what you once had and cling to the comfort of what you used […]

What I Have Learned From…Running

I have always disliked running. I haven’t disliked running because of the exercise itself, I disliked running because of how it made me feel physically and emotionally. When I ran, my breathing was labored and I would get a metallic taste in my mouth and a debilitating side cramp after only running 5 short minutes. […]