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Can't look away? The last few months of election news will be remembered as some of the most engaging, frustrating, and unusual - ever. Even people who normally do not pay attention to the news have been entranced. Mesmerized. If you're anything like me you could not look away. The news is not my thing! I normally avoid [...]

Are you struggling with ALL of that information? No wonder! You are bombarded with incredible amounts of information all day, every day - even if you try to avoid it! Check out the video and tap along with me! Cut out that extra information for a week and it will change your life for good. Need to clear your [...]

Here is what happened when she asked if she could give out my number… I felt honored, of course! Let me explain. Here we are at the end of March - head injury awareness month - and it has taken a phone number request to finally prompt me to write this post and do my part [...]

You’re bad at what?! Something is bothering me. I have been traveling a lot lately, meeting new people and catching up with old friends. I keep hearing the same statements over and over again, and they usually start with, “I’m bad at…” or “I’ve never been any good at…” You know those statements. “I am [...]

Stop studying this week and you'll do better on the Bar Exam!    

Need a Peak Performance State For The Bar Exam? Try this! Hi Friends, This is one of my favorite ways of creating a quick and effective peak performance state. Check it out and let me know how it works for you! Think about past successes This technique is so flexible that you can use it anywhere: [...]

Welcome Back! I have decided to make this blog entry a VIDEO entry. How about that? This is the first time that I've done this and I really look forward to your feedback. Cheers! Nancy

Special note... Last week I had the pleasure of presenting some of the information from my new book to law students at two different law schools. I was so pleased at the caliber of students attending! My presentation included several ways to improve exam performance by freeing up working memory, managing test anxiety (panic/freeze), and [...]

Let’s be clear about one thing: I am new to basketball. It is not a game that we watch much in the TreeHouse (our house!). March Madness had everyone atwitter a few weeks ago, and although it is over now, there were some cool aspects that I'd like to discuss... I do know about coaching [...]

“You must plan to be spontaneous” David Hockney So, when I told my husband that I was going to write about the importance of schedules, routines, and the advantages of predictability in life, he said something along the lines of, “That’s great - but can you do it without saying “predictable” or “routine?” He thinks [...]