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How to Thrive in Trump’s America

This article was originally published right before the 2017 inauguration in the Thrive Global Publication on Medium.com.

It is a non-partisan call to slow-down, check-in, and find with-in yourself the power, courage and agency to create the world that you want to live in.

The article got such a hugely positive response that I wanted to share it here on the website.

Within every single one of us is the power to create the world we want to live in

Within every single one of us is the power to create the world we want to live in 

“For anyone reading this who doesn’t live in America, the sense of loss, and for some people terror, that Trump’s America engenders is palpable.

Radio, internet or print media – all we hear about day and night is what it will be like to have “the Donald” as president, and the news is not reassuring.

“Some are terrified that Trump will make good on his words, and others fear that he won’t.”

People are voicing their concerns for their friends, families, health, jobs, safety, reproductive and religious freedoms… It’s fear, fear, fear sprinkled with anger and hefty side of hopelessness.

Americans feel helpless and stuck. Many because they believe that past governments have failed them. Some are terrified that Trump will make good on his words, and others fear that he won’t. Many Americans are sure this administration will do more than just default on its promises. Others just don’t believe that anyone or anything associated with Washington and politics can or will help.

Don’t be afraid!

If you are one of the people who feels depressed, scared and fearful when you think about Trump’s America and its politics, I’m here to tell you there is hope…

Read the full article here on MEDIUM

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Hi! I'm Dr. Alessandra Wall

I help smart driven women and forward-thinking companies bridge the gap & build real conversations.

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