As a Personal Development Strategist, people I do not even know are reaching out to me for book recommendations. I actually love it! As an avid book listener and reader, I always have lots to share (so feel free to reach out!), …

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We all have the best of intentions when it comes to building habits for our lives. On Sunday night, we sit in front of our journals or computers and say, “this week, I will _____”, and it can be a number of things.

Perhaps it is to eat healthily or…

When we have a goal in mind, it seems so easy to plan for and think about in our minds. “I just need to do this” or “I’ll just start on Monday”, and although this may work for some, it will not work for all. …

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It seems silly, right? Someone using a personal development assessment for “evil,” but as someone who has facilitated over one hundred MBTI and TKI assessments, I have seen many ways that the tools can be used for negative personal or professional reasons.

As a personal development strategist, I thrive seeing…

Like everyone else, I recently have taken up bread making as a past time. I got some sourdough starter from a trusted friend and got started! I threw all the ingredients in my mixer, let it rise overnight, and followed the instructions explicitly with hopes of having delicious bread.

You…

Talking, thinking, asking about money as a woman is taboo, but it doesn’t have to be.

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The topic of money is cringe-worthy, especially for women. We are taught from an early age that we should not talk about it, ask about it, or even seek it.

It is rude, or is it?

I grew up similarly. I had no idea how much money my parents made…

I used to fill every spare moment I had with development. I am not joking. I would walk to the bathroom and plug my earphones in to catch 5 minutes of a podcast that might serve me long term. Have I learned a ton of things over the last five…

Why Brené Brown is a leadership staple for women in management and how to implement some of her practices today.

Photo of Brené from Ted.com from her famous Ted Talk.

I am a long-time Brené Brown advocate and supporter. As a female manager, I have given her books as gifts more times than I can count. …

We, as a society, love to learn. We thrive on it. Many of us are constantly reading Medium pieces, listening to impactful podcasts and spending our spare hours reading books for our personal development.

I am no different. As a personal development coach, I am consistently looking for new ways…

I am a huge fan of learning from others and reaching out to folks that know things that I don’t. I am not only talking about professional development but personal development as well. …

Kristina Bartold-Sorgota

Why do you need a Personal Development plan? https://www.kristinabartold.com/pdplan

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