Cecilia Meis

Cecilia Meis
Cecilia Meis is a full-time writer and editor based in Dallas, Texas. Besides SUCCESS, her work has appeared in Time Out Dallas, Rewire, Healthline and others. Outside of work, she plays beach volleyball, attempts home cooking and is ardently working toward making her cat, Nola, Insta-famous.

Jay Shetty: A Monk for Modern Times

By Cecilia Meis | April 7, 2020

Jay Shetty set his original plans aside to study the life of monks, and in the process, discovered how pursuing a personal passion and purpose can help anyone unlock their deepest potential.

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How to Handle the Haters

By Cecilia Meis | March 11, 2020

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if the words of others never affected us? For many of us, that might seem impossible. If you’re struggling with haters, start with these steps and see how you feel after.

Getting Unstuck: A Q&A With Dave Hollis

By Cecilia Meis | March 10, 2020

We sat down with the Disney executive-turned author and CEO of The Hollis Co. to learn about his path to getting unstuck, and why his message resonates with those who might be skeptical about personal development.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Spanx Founder Sara Blakely

By Cecilia Meis | March 9, 2020

In a new episode of The Tony Robbins Podcast, Sara Blakely talks about the type of commitment true success takes.

New Thought Leader: Gabrielle Bernstein

By Cecilia Meis | February 4, 2020

Like so many in the genre, Bernstein’s success is built on her own story. Her rock bottom led her on a path to find happiness and contentment within.

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New Thought Leader: Tom Bilyeu

By Cecilia Meis | February 4, 2020

For a self-proclaimed lazy person, Tom Bilyeu sure has a lot of irons in the fire. The co-founder of Impact Theory (ImpactTheory.com) and Quest Nutrition, is a highly sought speaker within the personal development and empowerment community.

New Thought Leader: Tim Ferriss

By Cecilia Meis | February 4, 2020

What started with the massively popular 2007 best-seller The 4 Hour Workweek has turned Tim Ferriss from a relatively unknown entrepreneur into a media mogul.

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New Thought Leader: Rachel Hollis

By Cecilia Meis | February 4, 2020

Rachel Hollis’s grand entry into the personal development world started in 2018 with No. 1 New York Times best-seller, Girl, Wash Your Face and 2019 follow-up Girl, Stop Apologizing, but she’s been in the business of self-growth far longer.

New Thought Leader: Trent Shelton

By Cecilia Meis | February 4, 2020

Of all the things that don’t go particularly far on a résumé, running fast and catching footballs are skills that qualify you for one specific job. For Trent Shelton, fizzling out of the NFL in 2009 after three years of limited opportunities was some combination of humiliating and terrifying.

New Thought Leader: Jay Shetty

By Cecilia Meis | February 4, 2020

The search for wisdom and knowledge is no longer a solitary pursuit left to scholars or monks; it’s a global conversation, and Jay Shetty—a former monk, as it so happens—wants you to be just as much a part of it as he is.