Posts by Juan Carlos Tafur-Mejia

Manifesting with Presence

Think Deepak Chopra. Yes, this is who Kamran reminds me of in this interview. Kamran has a way of combining a deep wisdom and a genuine compassion in a way that is disarming and incredibly grounding. Our interview left me feeling peaceful and inspired. Kamran currently resides in Redwood City, CA but has taken an…

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Redefining Beauty from the Inside Out

Katharine Lavenhagen Define Success On Your Own Terms

Meet Ingrid. Model turned life coach and humanitarian. Strikingly beautiful… both inside and out. Yes… this is Ingrid. Ingrid is on a journey to transform humanity. When she’s not coaching and living in Dubai, you can find her working on her bigger vision for humanity… an ecofriendly environment in Brazil for people to cohabitate and…

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Redefining Yourself Through Transition

Katharine Lavenhagen - Define Success On Your Own Terms

Emmanuelle is a leader and a coach who is passionate about supporting people through transition. Her passion comes from her own transition as a transgender woman. Emmanuelle’s journey of transition resulted in more clarity around who she is (and who she is not). She has found a way to bring this clarity more fully to…

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Bridging the Gap

Katharine Lavenhagen - Define Success On Your Own Terms

Julieanne McGuinness has high standards. As Director of Operations for a real estate agency in Gainesville, FL, she has a clear vision of success and is unwilling to settle for anything less that she sees as being possible. While Julienne’s drive for excellence is unwavering, she has found a way to balance this with introspection,…

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Honesty and Asking for help

Katharine Lavenhagen - Define Success On Your Own Terms

How does an engineer become an empowerment coach? Through asking for help and following aliveness. Janneke van Veen started her career as a female engineer. She proceeded to work in design, manufacturing, and logistics in Europe and the US. Tired of trying to fit herself into a box that she didn’t fit into, Janneke embraced…

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Enjoying the Journey to Success

Katharine Lavenhagen - Define Success On Your Own Terms

Believing success to be a destination, Vickie worked hard to achieve what she thought success to be… a certain level of income, amount of property, and accumulation of wealth. When she arrived at this destination, she was surprised to find out that it wasn’t what she thought it would be. This discovery took Vickie down…

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Following Your Soul’s Path

Katharine Lavenhagen - Define Success On Your Own Terms

Have you ever felt a soul connection with someone? That is how I felt when I met Kristen when I was living in Gainesville, FL. Kristen and I would take long walks together and talk about the meaning of life and what really mattered to us. Needless to say, our friendship flourished and we stayed…

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Pursuing Your Passion

Katharine Lavenhagen - Define Success On Your Own Terms

I met Michelle hiking on the Appalachian Trail during the summer of 2016. We had both quit our corporate jobs in the accounting/finance worlds to pursue our passions. Michelle and her husband Tony created MJER help to do just this! MJER help is a local and organic food service Company created to provide healthy meals…

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Walking through Open Doors

Katharine Lavenhagen - Define Success On Your Own Terms

How does a person get to become the Vice President and CFO of one of the largest universities in the country? By walking through open doors. Mike McKee started his career as an auditor with the Auditor General and a series of life events led him through one door… and then another, until he entered…

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It’s all About Helping Others

Katharine Lavenhagen - Define Success On Your Own Terms

David learned early on the value of helping others. He created his first business at the age of 8 and now owns 13 companies. David is an entrepreneur at heart and has learned to create value by meeting other people’s needs. Come join me to learn more about how David’s upbringing, life experiences, support network,…

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