Tara Sophia Mohr | Playing Big

Tara Sophia Mohr, Playing Big. Find Your VOICE, Your MISSION, and Your MESSAGE.

Dealing with Fear

up at 3 am

I can still remember that night like it was yesterday – even though now it was almost a decade ago. I was up in the middle of the night, sitting alone in the living room of our high-rise apartment, looking out onto nighttime lights of the city. I couldn’t sleep because, to be honest, there […]

Bringing Curiosity to Fear

You can listen to this post in audio, too. Click the player to download an mp3 file, or you can read below … Last week we started to exercise our curiosity muscles. This week, we are going to apply curiosity to fear. In the Playing Big course, we discuss more than a dozen different tools […]

I got the joke.

A few weeks ago, while I was getting prepared for a speaking event, I found out that someone quite famous (famous in the women’s leadership world, anyway) would be attending. Let’s call that person Judith, for the sake of this post. Here’s what I knew about Judith: she’s super smart, she’s well-known and well-connected, and […]

Some Loving Reminders About Feedback

This summer as I’m taking some downtime, I’m sharing some of my favorite and your favorite posts from the archives. Today’s post is about feedback – criticism, praise, feel-good feedback and rough feedback. It’s one of my most commented-on posts ever.   Hope you enjoy these selections from the archives!   Love, Tara    Some […]

true refuge

    “When our life is falling apart in some way, we want to feel some sense of being held by something larger.  We’re all looking for refuge in some way. Because we have this very primal conditioning to grasp on to things and to push things away, we tend to latch on to what […]