Doreen Rainey: How to Know It’s Time for a Radical Shift

“We have to accept that it’s okay to shift, just because we’ve been doing something for a period of time that we are good at doesn’t mean that you should stay where you are when you’re being called higher.” –Doreen Rainey

About Our Guest: Doreen is committed to helping others gain clarity, create a strategy and move into action so they become bold and courageous enough to passionately pursue their goals. Her clients experience significant shifts as they tap into their personal strengths to get results — in their personal lives or in business.

Known for her no-nonsense, direct approach, she challenges her clients to move past the obstacles and excuses that block their forward motion. Pulling on her extensive education and experience in training and development, communications, personal growth, entrepreneurship and authentic living, they provide the foundation for the courses, programs and events that deliver the blueprint to empower her clients to take action.

She’s my friend, my colleague, my mastermind partner.

Episode Summary: In this powerful episode, Doreen and I have a very candid conversation about what it means to shift. And not just any shift, but a shift that includes reconnecting to the real creative, fearless person that you were born to be so that you experience true joy and fulfillment. We will discuss the clues that show you that it’s time to shift and what to do so that you experience bliss in the shift. During our conversation, we will unearth some powerful clues that a shift is on the horizon. As an entrepreneur, if you are starting to question how others see you in the marketplace it’s time to have a very real conversation with yourself. And if that is where you are now, you are gonna love the transparency of this conversation.

Listen in to discover:

  • Three clues that it’s time to shift
  • Five steps to guide you through your next shift
  • The #1 thing you must realize when a shift is on your horizon
  • The true reason why shifting is part of your success story
  • What to do when you fall into a trap because you become good at something and how to get the courage to abandon that for the work that makes your soul sing
  • The very important barometer check to validate if you’re in your head space or heart space
  • When it’s time to get a coach to help you make the shift

Doreen Rainey Quotes from the show:

“Be willing to let go of good in order to experience great.”

“When your great becomes ‘good’ it’s time to let go of it and moving on to your next great.”

“All money isn’t good money.” “Your shift comes in the doing.”

“The shifts never end.”

“My soul sings when I do personal transformation.”

“We all have defaults that we have to learn how to shift out of. When your subconscious mind is in control, your default will write a check that your soul doesn’t want to cash.”

“It’s easy to make a shift when you are frustrated with something. It’s a different effort to shift because of your calling.”

“Acknowledge that your head and soul are at odds. The head always makes sense and affects both faith and action.”

“It’s easier to shift while you’re moving than you be at a complete stop trying to shift.”

“Life is a series of shifts.”

Questions to ask yourself when you’re in the midst of a shift:

  • How long am I going to do something that doesn’t make my soul sing?
  • Is it a head decision or a heart decision driving the activity you’re doing?

Doreen’s Incredible Factor Wisdom Questions:

Last book Amy read: The Wisdom of Sundays by Oprah Winfrey

Favorite Quote: “Most men lead lives of quiet desperation and go to the grave with their song still in them.” –David Henry Thoreau

Tool Doreen can’t live without to grow her business:  Her calendar! She uses ScheduleOnce.

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