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Overcoming Our Biological Imperative to Get Stuck in Survival Mode

By |2016-09-07T16:02:45+00:00September 7th, 2016|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Your brain is wired to be on alert to anything that threatens your survival.  The amygdala is an almond shaped sliver in the temporal lobe of your brain that is responsible for your primal emotions like rage, hate and fear.   It serves as your early warning system for danger. Once stimulated, the amygdala becomes hyper vigilant.  [...]

Ask Mackey | Money & Fear

By |2016-06-08T13:04:32+00:00June 8th, 2016|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Money. Fear. Like peanut butter and jelly, money and fear are compatible companions. Of course money brings up feelings of fear.   Money is the clothes on your back and the roof over your head.  Money is the tool you use to meet your basic needs, like health care, shelter, food and clothing as well as how [...]

Fear vs. Excitement: Know the Difference and Accelerate your Growth

By |2012-05-17T15:23:01+00:00May 17th, 2012|Categories: On Our Minds, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

How many times have you had a great idea, only to let fear stop you?  Fear and excitement can feel the same.  However, they produce very different results.  Fear blocks and excitement creates. A few years ago Mackey Advisors made a decision to up our game in our Corporate services arena.  We had been providing outsourced [...]