About Me

This Is My Story

My name is Belinda Smith.

I live in Nashville, Tennessee. (Love my town.)

I am not related to Belinda Carlisle. Yes, I’ve been asked. A lot.

I banned Nutella from my home. I’ve had it twice, and I like it too much.

I have a pug named Bernice, a corgi mix named Millie, and two new rescues named Jack and Webster.

The more humid the weather, the bigger my hair.

I’m a songwriter.

I have never visited Philadelphia and seen the sun at the same time.

I’d pick the ocean.

I was the homecoming queen. (lol!!!!)

I have the best friends.

I’m a certified BARE coach.

I have the best clients.

Spy novels are my favorite.

I lose my keys every day.

I’m an advocate for the disabled.

I lose my phone every day.

My favorite TV show is “Designated Survivor.”

I grew up in the State of West Virginia.

I was baptized in the Ohio River.

I took piano lessons for 13 years.

When I try to meditate I fall asleep.

I have a physical disability.

My Grandpa was a preacher.

Awkward humor is my favorite.

I went to Italy alone. On purpose.

Morning people are a mystery to me.

My favorite radio station is NPR.

I have loved.

I’m an introvert.

I cry when I’m mad.

I don’t get mad very often.

I accidentally subscribed to Golf Digest once. I don’t play golf.

My personal soundtrack song is, “Walking on Sunshine,” by Katrina & the Waves. (Sing along!)

Recent Blog Posts

Build the What and How around the WHO

Build the What and How around the WHO

Who do you want to be in the world? That’s a question I ask a lot of my new clients. Not “what” do you want to be. WHO? Yesterday a man struck up a conversation with me at the coffee shop. I felt like he was watching me, but I was in front of a window working so I...

Even when your dog tries to sabotage you, show up anyway!

Even when your dog tries to sabotage you, show up anyway!

I was so honored to be included as a speaker at a coaching forum for Susan Hyatt in Savannah, GA. In true form, I put off booking my flight till it was really too late (because driving or flying was so close), and I finally decided to use my free rental days and drive...

Intentions:  got one?

Intentions: got one?

A few years ago, I was working with a client and I asked her to make a list of people she would like to collaborate with. I told her that even if it felt impossible to get to them, I wanted her to write it down. We were setting intentions. She was skeptical. She had...

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