I have heard and seen a lot of excellent advice on motivation and how to tackle challenging circumstances over my 20 year career (I recommend having a look at Mel Robbins' emotional message and discussion about the 5 second rule), and wanted to share a very brief thought on the topic. 

I was fortunate to have been able to attend the very insightful and enjoyable Insuring Women's Futures event earlier this week, and it threw in to stark contrast the fact that there are so many challenges for all of us to overcome. 

Hence my thought this Thursday is very simple: Take the first step! That way the journey to success is one step shorter...