Jill Willard, founder of IM and author of “Intuitive Being,” is a gifted Intuitive, medium, and leader in meditation practice. Today on the EO Podcast, Jill discusses how we can tap into our intuition and use it to better our personal relationships and get an edge in our professional lives. Tune-in to hear Jill’s wisdom about the future, clearing space, letting go, listening to “the knock,” relationships, and emotions.
Time Stamped Show Notes:
00:56 – Jill’s Journey 01:03 – She’s always had an intuitive nature and strong internal voice, when she was young she shut it down but began honing into it in her 20s 01:42 – She began listening to her intuition after she had her first child 00:57 – Jill’s book “Intuitive Being” 02:00 – She started doing readings in 2008 and she found high intellect that needed to be shared; a pamphlet was information that came together 02:31 – In the summer of 2011 she wrote the book against Oprah’s fence at a friend’s house, in O Magazine an article was written about intuition that August 03:00 – She had a few high-end clients and then she got the book deal 03:30 – What is intuition like? 03:45 – We are over-trained in the left side of the brain and need more tuning into the right to address emotion, baggage 04:10 – Look at your closet or your junk drawer and you can get insight into what your mind is like; we need space 04:30 – Let the now be seen instead of the clutter from the past; slow down, pause, reflect, breathe, and you’ll hear intuition 04:51 – How do you know when you’re feeling intuition? 04:53 – It’s the small tugging voice that is calm and wise 05:22 – Your body doesn’t react with knots or nervous energy; intuition is love, calm, neutral, and always benefits us if we follow it 05:56 – Intuition is logical and factual; by the time women are 30-35 we learn to use our voice 06:19 – Wisdom comes in the front of the brain, and with activated intuitive center, you build on all energy centers 06:48 – We can get there at about 40-42 years old 06:55 – “Top crown” is our guidance and when it is open you get wisdom from grandparents, Jesus, guides, angels; this is the wisest information 07:35 – With drugs it doesn’t stick; you can get more of this information without 07:42 – Summarizing the 7 main energy centers 07:48 – Energy centers: Sexual organs (relationships), gut (power/worth), heart (love/joy), throat (purification/liberation/truth), third eye (intuition), spiritual guise (all one, connected to all that is 08:13 – The purpose of life is for the soul to have a journey; she doesn’t believe in reincarnation 08:25 – It’s about evolution; we all have a purpose, goals, and way to contribute on earth in our own essence and nature 08:56 – How can entrepreneurs use intuition in their businesses or personal lives? 09:11 – Intuition is key at home: put your phone down, detox out of work, be present at home, create more eye contact, pause, and breathe to tap into your intuition 09:54 – You make more whole decisions from a centered place and everyone benefits when you are in the now 10:30 – Your children and mate can tell when you aren’t in the “now” and this is what they truly need; come out of the brain and center 11:04 – “Spiritual Botox:” You look better and feel better when you allow yourself to center 11:20 – Eye contact: Children want their parents to be present to help them grow emotionally, spiritually, and organically 11:50 – Someone needs to be a champion for their kids; we come from a patterning of “toughening our kids up” because parents couldn’t be providing 12:20 – Masculine is physical and mental, but we are now in a spiritual and emotional power place to connect with our children and this is hard for business people to do 13:00