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“WHEN STRESSING OUT, ask yourself: “What would I have to believe for this NOT to be an ‘issue’ right now?” And then ask yourself if it’s possible to believe that. Ask your unconscious mind to notice people and articles/posts to support this alternate belief.”

– Marylin (Maz) Schirmer

Maz at Women’s Lifestyle Expo Sunshine Coast

Maz Schirmer will be speaking at the 2017 Women's Lifestyle Expo held on the Sunshine Coast on September 1st and 2nd. As the platinum sponsor for the event, Institute of Women International will be a feature exhibitor at the expo. Come along and meet Maz in person to...

Maz Schirmer Profile Magazine Cover Story

Maz features on the cover of the August 2017 edition of Profile Magazine. The article reveals the story so far that has been the incredible life of Maz Schirmer. Click the image below to read the full article!   [su_document...

Is it Right to Coach Others if You Too are Struggling?

*THE ANSWER* For Women Who Want to Empower Others You’ve come through so much in your life and empowered yourself to a great extent but success and financial freedom still eludes you. You know you want to help others and you are willing to continue to improve...

What’s Mindset got to do with Gender?

If you're like most women, you've realised that we're quite different at a behavioural, emotional, mental, psychological and biological level. How our heart is all entwined with our head and how our female design causes hormonal fluctuations (from day to day and...

Are we kindred spirits?

You've trialled and tributed your way through life's 'curve balls' and you've got the emotional scars to prove it. BUT you wear them proudly now because you want those who've lost hope to gain strength from you. You 'get' what it's like to be a weathered woman but you...

Why MOST People Fail At Changing Their Lives Long Term

  You don't just wake up one day and you are going to change your life. It rarely happens like that. You know I'm right because at least once a week women SAY they are going to start either a new diet, a new exercise routine, or vouch to do something in a new way...

IT TAKES ONE TO KNOW ONE….

Over time women have accumulated blanketed layers of tainted perceptions that have buried incredibly innate superpowers deep within her core that we have not only forgotten how to access or use, but we've long forgotten that they exist at all. When we get back in...

TOUGH EMOTIONS EXPLAINED

  WOMEN ARE EMOTIONAL beings! This can mean when we are happy and free, our light is very bright and everyone around us is affected positively. With that energy we are 'attractive' from deep within which ripples outwards to be visible on the outside. This effects...

What I Learnt When My Life Fell Apart

Some women suffer more adversity and have more life challenges and obstacles to overcome than others. Why is that? Is it bad luck? Is it the law of attraction? (better bloody not be I hear some of you say because that's just stupid considering some of the hideous...

Powerful Daily Visualisation for BIG Success

What if one simple little pleasant daily habit could make your dreams be realised?  A new year brings thoughts of change. Renewed hope! Another chance to do better than ever before. It feels good too, however if the last year sucked, we don't want to repeat the...

HOW TO GET LIFE LESSONS EASILY

Bare with me as I must share how I stumbled across this shortcut to life lessons. My turning point occurred after my first epileptic fit at 32 years of age. What at first seemed like doom at that stage of my life, ended up being a blessing in disguise. You see after a...

7 Ways To Break Negative Thought Patterns

Our minds love to run away with us, taking us down dark roads that lead to misery, regret, anxiety and heartache when most of the story it's telling us isn't even real or is long gone and can't be changed anyway. Try telling that to your nervous system though. It...

I Did It For My Daughter and Those I Want To Help (Video)

This is a before and after of a woman who was a highly paid engineer with a sound career however she felt called to help others, particularly mothers. She knew to do that she'd have to get rid of her own 'stuff' and so she did whilst also qualifying as an empowerment...

How Success REALLY Happens (Video)

Success is no accident! You cannot stay at the same level in emotional intelligence and mindset and expect to grow a business. Especially for women!!! As emotional creatures with innate fears we will kill our chances otherwise. You TOO can have success when you...

Live Your Calling – What on Earth Am I Here For? (Video)

Need some inspiration? Find it right here with these powerful women... Find inspiration from Oprah Winfrey, J.K. Rowling, Beyonce, Adele, Aung San Suu Kyi and more... WATCH NOW! From the video: "When Life Hits You Hard, Hit Back Harder" "While most are dreaming of...

Alex Carried Guilt and Grief for 7 Years but then

I would like to share something that's very close to my heart and my personal story. I can't begin to express how grateful and over joyed I am a present! As most of you know I have begun my journey with a very exciting business venture. And it's because of this very...

How to Overcome Procrastination and Achieve Your Goals

Picture this... you are feeling rather tired, bored and lazy. You definitely couldn't muster the energy to mop the floor. BUT what if I told you I would pay you $100,000 if you got up and did it now? Or I said I would take your most prized possession from you forever...

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