Life Is One Big Lesson

By Tessa Kampen

Life is hard. Find me a person who has not gone through painful experiences and I’ll show you someone who hasn’t fully lived. In fact, I’ve have had my fair share of them myself. Just yesterday, I was doing some work in the back yard and I dropped a rock on my foot while working…

How Hope Helps You Win

By Tessa Kampen

When I was starting The Inspired Academy, I had a head full of ideas but how it was all going to fit together seemed impossible to me. As a result, I kept doubting myself. Considering I had only ever led a few workshops, why would anyone want to work with me? Starting to lose hope.…

Humility – The Spirit of Learning

By Tessa Kampen

Are you willing to learn? Before you answer, let me know which applies to you. Picture this. You have spent weeks planning for your open house and are excited for people to come and see your new business! As the time approaches, you realize the invitations say the wrong date! With this in mind, you…

3 Tips for Goal Achieving Success

By Tessa Kampen

“When we focus on goals, we may reach them. When we focus on growth, we reach goals every time.” John C Maxwell You can probably tell that I LOVE teaching others how to achieve goals. Goal setting is something a lot of us do, but goal achieving can sometimes be frustrating, when we don’t achieve…

3 Actions to Improve Self Discipline

By Tessa Kampen

“Champions don’t become champions in the ring – they are merely recognized there.” When I was 10, I was on a swim team. I remember my mom bringing me to the pool at 6am in the morning 3 times a week. I was also there 2 nights a week after school. I loved swimming and…