Tune in to the Talent Talk Tuesdays Podcast, with your host, certified CliftonStrengths® coach, Lisa Mladinich, and enjoy super-short weekly lessons on harnessing your natural talents in powerful new ways. Learn to experience greater intimacy with God, improved relationships, professional excellence, and the confidence to embrace God’s authentic call on your life—for His glory and your joy!
Tune in today for a little dose of holy inspiration from St. Athanasius, who simply but powerfully describes God bringing all of His creation into harmony, like a musician, tuning a stringed instrument, with all its varied and beautiful notes. It’s accessible and so, so beautiful.
Today, I’d like to invite you to step into the mystery of a holy paradox that—even in the imperfect use of your natural gifts and in all your doubts and most persistent struggles—God wants to use you and your gifts, right here and right now, to bless you and help change the world.
Ouch. I didn’t take time to pray and discern, but instead rashly entered into a major commitment that immediately brought a period of intense suffering and regret. Join me for the story of how coming back into alignment with God’s plan—and His timing—helped me to hear Him say, “Not yet,” and be restored to peace.
What does it mean to stand for victory? What might it mean for you? And what might that first small FIAT look like? Join me today in and exciting reflection on standing for victory.
This is me very raw and spontaneous talking about a nuanced insight that is shaking up my world in a very good way. I hope it blesses you, too.
JRR Tolkien honored the importance of talent, guided by morality. Join us for our New Year’s message and inspiring words from one of the greatest Catholic writers of all time.
Humility stands in awe of God’s beautiful design of our being and inspires greater obedience and self-gift! Learn how to live boldly in your gifts, from a truly humble heart.
Prudence is NOT a timid virtue. In fact, it’s a powerful THINKING virtue that leads to decisive, moral action. Harness your talents to avoid falling into the trap of timidity and procrastination—a.k.a. False Prudence.
Each of us is destined to live a powerful story that God wants to write with our lives. But false shame can hold us back. Learn how to DUMP what is false by identifying what is good. And then go glorify the Lord with your life!
Self-knowledge plus a little extra information equals much better relationships—find out how!
Solidarity is a simple idea–but it’s a way of living that connects us, opens up trusting and creative collaborations, and increases the fruits of all we do–TOGETHER.
Self-knowledge opens the door to genuine compassion and acceptance for ourselves and others. Tune in today for simple ways to make powerful changes in your primary relationships.