Get Inspired


The Reinvention Exchange is a place to exchange ideas, thoughts and share some great contributions and inspiration from the world of Reinvention.


We will regularly feature experts, great websites we love, innovators and storytellers who are out there doing great work, writing books, posting blogs and creating content that will inspire you.  


This is OUR community and EXCHANGE -- if you have any great ideas and favorite inspired links to sites, podcasts, talks and inspired thinking, please share with me and I'll include them in future updates.


There are many aspects of your life that you can play with and each contributor will motivate you differently.


  • Covey Club – Created by former MORE Magazine Editor-in-Chief - Lesley Jane Seymour, is the new destination for women looking for relevant and exciting content that inspires lifestyle Reinvention and action. Where life-long learners meet, connect, and grow with other intelligent accomplished women. Join us! Expand your world. Make your voice heard. Live your most authentic life.


  • Marketer Moves/CMO Moves with Nadine Dietz - Want some amazing inspiration? Check this out -- a Podcast That Shares the Human Side of Game-Changing CMOs and Leaders. How did they get to the top? What rules did they have to break along the way? What inspires them? What tips can they now pass along? Tune in to the podcast to hear inspiring career-advice and the personal success stories behind these incredible marketing leaders.


  • Diana Nyad – On September 2, 2013, at the age of sixty-four, Diana Nyad became the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without the aid of a shark cage, swimming 111 miles in fifty-three hours from Havana to Key West. In the 1970s, she became known as the world’s greatest long-distance swimmer with her open-water achievements, including a record-breaking swim around Manhattan. For the next thirty years, Nyad was a prominent sports broadcaster and journalist, filing compelling stories for National Public Radio, ABC’S Wide World of Sports, and others. She is the author of the upcoming memoir, Find a Way, and three other books is a national fitness icon, is a talented linguist, and is one of today’s most powerful and engaging public speakers. She and her expedition partner Bonnie Stoll co-founded @EverWalk – the largest walking initiative in American History designed to inspire America to get up and WALK! and


  • Kathy Smith – a former client of mine is a New York Times bestselling author, has stood at the forefront of the fitness and health industries for over 30 years. She has sold more than 20 million exercise DVDs, and she has been featured on countless media outlets, including The Today Show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, The View and Good Morning America.  Her new podcast, On Health: The Art Of Living ranked as the #18 podcast on iTunes’ overall New and Noteworthy list, and the #12 best show in Fitness & Nutrition. Its radio-on-demand format highlights the latest research and information on how to lead a healthier lifestyle, break bad habits and instill positive new behaviors in order to have a fit body and fit brain! Check out her blog and podcasts.

  • Gabrielle Bernstein – Gabrielle is a #1 bestselling author of the books "Super Attractor," "Judgement Detox," "The Universe Has Your Back," "Miracles Now," “Add More ~ing to Your Life” – A hip guide to happiness and “Spirit Junkie – A Radical Road to Self-Love and Miracles” “May Cause Miracles” (published by Random House.)   “So long, Carrie Bradshaw—there’s a new role model for go-getting thirty-somethings. Gabrielle Bernstein is doling out inner peace and self-love to the post-modern spiritual set.” — Elle magazine

  • Mel Robbins – is a life coach and is widely respected for her grab-’em-by-the-collar advice and tough love. Robbin's drills through the mental clutter that stands between people and what they want.  Her approach is smart, effective and entertaining.


  • Melissa Ambrosini –  is the bestselling author of Mastering Your Mean Girl, a keynote speaker, an entrepreneur and self-love teacher. In her signature straight-talking style, Melissa teaches women how to master their inner Mean Girl, smash through limiting beliefs, and ditch the self-doubt so that they can start truly living the life of their dreams. Named a ‘self-help guru’ by Elle Magazine her mission is to inspire women across the globe to create a heart-centered life one that’s wildly wealthy, fabulously healthy and bursting with love.


  • The Perennial Project -  conceived by Barbara Warren, a seasoned entrepreneur with a background in the fashion industry. She founded two successful brands, White + Warren cashmere and B3.0 luxury activewear where she served as Creative Director. Barbara was recently seeking new career opportunities while also interested in the journey of women in their mid-years. Her search for a publication covering relevant topics for savvy, wise, accomplished women turned up empty, thus serving as the impetus for launching her own. Perennial Project is a lifestyle blog and media platform covering the challenges, changes, and opportunities affecting women at their mid-point in life. She coined the word “Perennial” as an expression of ongoing relevance for an underserved yet vital and growing population.  Her style and business savvy make her a uniquely qualified voice for Perennials everywhere. (A Covey Club member)


  • The Launch Book - Need help launching your next idea, business, or career? Check out my friend @SanyinSiang‘s book The Launch Book. Get your copy at  The Launch Book reminds us that our next great thing is never done alone. #TheLaunchBook  (A Covey Club member)


  • – an inspired and relevant, exciting new website with stimulating content, conversations and community – The mission of life in the grey is quite simply to encourage people to love what they do and live what they love. We believe that the best way to find fulfillment in your career is to blend your personal passions with your professional interests; to break down the barriers between work and play, black and white, and live in the grey


  • Maria Shriver – – Ideas, Inspiration, and Information for ARCHITECTS OF CHANGE. Truly an amazing site with lots of great content.


  • Sophie Keller – Sophie Keller, author of How Happy is Your Home (a series of four “How Happy Is…” books) Visit her website at – lots of fabulous insights here and in her books.


  • Daryn Kagan – Founder of, a wonderful website with inspiring new stories and author of What’s Possible! 50 True Stories of People Who Dared To Dream They Could Make a Difference


  • Kim Garst – Boom! Social CEO – Top 50 Social Media Power Influencers in 2012 – 2012 Forbes Top 50 Social Media Influencers List (#24), Kred Top 50 Social Media Bloggers (#1), 2013 Social Media Examiner Top Social Media Blogs (#2), Top 23 Social Media Power Influencers by (#11), Social Media Examiner Top 10 Small Business Facebook Pages (#7) and one of the Leading Moms in Business winners from –


Many more to come but this is a great beginning for you.
Enjoy and #HappyReinventing


Kathi Sharpe-Ross

Chief Reinventor​​

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