Happiness in the Hustle Lauren Trlin

A Powerful Pledge for an Epic New Year

Team, let’s make a pact for next year. In 2017 we pledge to do the following: Next year we’re going to live truthfully and only do the things that make us come alive. We’re going to figure out our PURPOSE and we’re going to design our life so that we really start living our WHY. We’re going to get brutally …

Vision Purpose Lauren Trlin Life Coach

2 Creative Ways to Start Designing your Most Epic 2017

This is Part 3 in a series of posts I’ll be sharing over December and January around designing your most epic New Year. It’s all about vision boards and wish lists. If you’re new to the series, you can read the earlier posts here: The Powerful 3-Stage Strategy For Designing Your New Year Ready to kick some goals in the New Year? …

Purpose Passion 2017 Lauren Trlin

The 10 Ways I Got My $h*t Together in 2016

I’ve loved every moment of the adventure and growth that has come from 2016. I feel as though I’ve laid the important groundwork for a powerful 2017 and I cannot wait to get started. These are the 10 Ways I Got My $h*t together in 2016 I figured out my Life Purpose….and I started living my purpose unapologetically. I walked away …

New Year Transformation Lauren Trlin Life Coach

What a Year! An Opportunity for Collective Transformation

2016 was a rollercoaster but it may all just be part of the process of personal and collective transformation. As Bob Dylan put it, the times they are a-changin’. The election of Trump as the leader of the “free” world threw me for days and I was so infuriated and saddened by the result that I needed time to process my …

Kicking Goals in New Year 2017

Ready to kick some goals in the New Year? Start here!

This is Part II in an article series I’m writing in the lead up to the New Year. You can read Part I here. Stage 2: Planning & Strategy for the New Year This is the fun part of reflection and planning phase because you’re giving yourself the opportunity to be proactive and start designing the future that you want to …

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The Powerful 3-Stage Strategy For Designing Your New Year

We’re nearing the end of 2016, the New Year is fast approaching and it’s the perfect time to slow down, ground yourself and begin reflecting on the year that has passed. This is a 3-Stage Strategy that will help you design your Wishlist for an incredible New Year. The 3-Stage Strategy for Designing Your Most Epic New Year Stage 1: Reflection In the …

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Why It’s Okay to Quit – A Startup Post-Mortem

This isn’t a glamorous article. It’s actually taken me 6-months to write. I wasn’t ready to publish it for a while. This article is all about how I built a startup business, quit, and started all over again. I’ve since had time to ponder Buzzy and all the lessons I’ve learnt. I’ve also made it through the tail end of …

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Welcome to The Modern Alchemist

Hey! I want to welcome you to LaurenTrlin.com.au and The Modern Alchemist blog. I’m thrilled to have you join me on this journey and I cannot wait to see how this platform evolves and grows over the coming years. Why “The Modern Alchemist?” I’ve been obsessed with the idea of alchemy and magic for as long as I can remember. Trusty …

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9 Honest Signs You May Need to Quit Your Job in 2018

DISCLAIMER: I want to stress that this article isn’t a “Quit your job and launch a startup” article. That would be irresponsible of me because: Not everyone should be an entrepreneur; and Not everyone wants to be an entrepreneur. This article is merely a mental checklist that helps you figure out if your career is aligned with your purpose for …

Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish: 10 Tips for Navigating Your Career in Your 20s and 30s

Over the past 2 years, I’ve been on an immense journey of self-discovery. The journey has culminated in me finding my “why” and starting this website that is aligned to my true mission and purpose. This current phase of my journey started in 2014 when I quit my job as a litigation lawyer and became a full-time entrepreneur. The following year, …