Thoughts // The Shaping of Destinies

My grandmother was forced to leave school and became a servant at 8. She cried and cried when they told her she couldn’t go back to school. My other grandmother gave birth to 9 children in poverty. My father barely finished primary school. He never wanted to discuss his childhood. My parents both emigrated to Australia from Croatia when they …

Surviving Loss in Your 20s

We meet regularly. This time we’re standing in his old office where the rooms are filled with memories. We embrace and spend (what feels like hours) together talking. I stare at him trying to absorb all of his features. The contours of his face, his smile, his hug. We walk together until he tells me that I’m not allowed to …

Confessions of An Investor: My Personal MBA

What’s Your Investment Strategy? Today I want to talk about my favourite investment strategy…that works. What kind of investment strategy do you have? What are you investing in? Do you work on your investment strategy daily? Do you take a long-term or short-term approach to your investments? What are you investing in? Is it shares, property or something else? The Forgotten …

Loren Trlin Business Coach Sydney

5 Reasons Why Your Business is Struggling (And what you can do about it)

I meet a lot of people on a day-to-day basis that are struggling in their business. I totally get it, because the first 3 businesses I started didn’t work out. The benefit of hindsight and working with brilliant coaches and clients over the past few years is that I now know why businesses struggle to get off the ground. I also …

Powerful Tools to Overcome Decision-Making Fatigue

Let me set the scene for daily decision-making: New job or stay in current job? Salad or pasta for dinner? Break up or stay in the relationship? Buy the outfit or walk out of the store? Go out or spend the night at home? Start a business or spend your whole life wondering, “what if?” Multiple times a day you’re making …

find your life purpose

The Powerful Day That Altered My Life Forever

In 2016, I conducted my own “Find Your Life Purpose” Experiment. The experiment altered my life forever. In late 2015, I realised that I didn’t know my life purpose. So I set up a “Find Your Life Purpose” Experiment. Why? I figured that the answers would the key to my happiness and true success. I’m a bit of a nerd …

Ready for a Big Breakthrough? Unlock your EPIC Purpose First

You know that feeling when you’re stuck in a rut, you lack motivation and you have no idea what you want to do with your life? Yep, that feeling is common and it’s possible to breakthrough from it. You just need to unlock your purpose first… A Calling Every single one of us has a calling, a Purpose. I give …

6 Steps to Design Your Day For Success

One thing is obvious, the most successful people follow a strategy. That strategy is that they deliberately design their day for success. It is possible to maximise your productivity, your performance and your free time by applying a strategy to how you run your day. Everything we do in life is a strategy. Procrastination and time-wasting are also strategies. They’re …