The personal blog of Dr. Jennifer Gardella

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What’s Your One Thing?

What’s Your One Thing?

Have you read the book, The One Thing by Gary Keller?  It is a fascinating little read which makes a call to just focus all of your attention on One Thing.  The author backs up the old Native American Quote: If you chase two rabbits you will lose them both. Now, when...

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Don’t Believe the Magical Hype

Don’t Believe the Magical Hype

Look at this...here I am at the age of 50...running through the finish line at Disney's Animal Kingdom for the fall cast/family 5k.  I am happy...I look awesome...I look fit...in shape...I look like one of those crazy Disney lunatics with my ears that match the theme...

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Video to Build Your Business (MFB is everywhere)

Video to Build Your Business (MFB is everywhere)

You know you need to create more videos for your business. A well positioned YouTube channel with a strategy to scale, videos just for IGTV and LinkedIn, live videos on Twitter and Facebook. It all makes your head spin.  My buddy MFB has embraced the challenge with...

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Getting to Me

Bonding with the cocaine fueled rat in my head
Book Review:  The Slight Edge

Book Review: The Slight Edge

Have you read The Slight Edge by Jeff Olson?  I highly recommend it.  Here is what I learned: Every single time I read a book on business or personal growth, I take notes.  And, as I always turn EVERYTHING into a research project, I also go digging on the internet for...

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A Year Ago Today

A Year Ago Today

As I wake up this Easter, April 4, 2021, I sit in wonder of my life.  Part, "how did this happen," and part "this is amazing."  For those who do not know, on this day, one year ago, I left a marriage that was not working - a blended family that was a pot of boiling...

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After Divorce:  Is it Possible to Love Again

After Divorce: Is it Possible to Love Again

Finding Love.... I have done the work...danced with the demons...been brought to my knees for days on end as I allowed myself to feel emotional pain.  I have rebuilt my friendships, my relationships with my children, my business and the inner workings of me.  My...

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Domestic Violence

Surviving, Healing and Thriving

Abusers are Horrible Receivers

Abusers are Horrible Receivers

I got him what he wanted...why did he not like it? A shout-out to all the victims and survivors who just survived another gift-giving holiday.  I know you tried.  You tried to get them the perfect holiday gift (hoping it would make him happy).  Know that I stand with...

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Why Abusers are So Successful

Why Abusers are So Successful

Why?!?!  Why does he destroy everyone in his path?  Why is he wealthy and successful?  Where is karma?  Where is the righting of wrongs?   How can someone treat others so badly yet reap such great rewards in life?  It is truly baffling...the abuser never seems to pays...

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