Author of the self help “series” that has helped millions find their life purpose: Finding Your Own North Star, Steering by Starlight, and Finding Your Way in a Wild New World; and author of the stirring memoirs Expecting Adam and Leaving the Saints.  View and purchase all of Martha’s books here.

"She's one of the smartest women I know" - Oprah Winfrey


Upcoming Events

  1. Be Your Own Hero: How to Harness Fear into Fuel

    March 4 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    When you make decisions, do you worry about what might happen if you choose wrong? Does the idea of trusting your heart (not your head) to make choices feel like dangling yourself off a cliff? Would you like to make a leap forward in your life, but find yourself anxiously holding back instead? If so, read more…

  2. The 2015 African STAR: A Self-Transformation Adventure Retreat

    May 24 - 28

    Also: May 31-June 4, 2015 &  June 7-June 11, 2015 Details | Itinerary | Registration | Contact | Travel Arrangements | Refund Policy |  FAQs **The Application Process for the 2015 African STAR is now closed! If you are interested in being notified when the application process for the 2016 African STAR opens, please sign up on our Events Interest read more…


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How to Know You’re on the Right Spiritual Path

My religion is called Do-Be-Do-Be Do, pronounced "doo-bee-doo-bee doh." The final "doh" (Japanese for "the Way") is more properly written like this: Do-Be-Do-Be means "the Way read more...

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Loving The Mess That Is My Best…Insight from Martha

I’m always pathetically grateful for January, this blank slate of a month, in which I can resolve to clean up the utter mess I made of the holidays. I always mess up the read more...


Lame Animal Totem: The Blobfish

The Blobfish is a creature made of gelatinous tissue that allows it to float around the deep ocean floor, compensating for near-total lack of muscle by being totally read more...




Hey, Look at This!

The New LEAP Pendant:

50% of all proceeds benefit my non-profit, the LEAP Foundation. Perfect for the holidays!

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From the Store

Listen in as Martha helps you steer your career in this Wild New World through peace, presence, and courage. 90-minutes of pure inspiration!

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Become a Coach!

The January 2015 Training cohort is NOW ENROLLING! Learn from Martha and her Master Coaches how to find your purpose and help others do the same.  Find out more.



Martha Beck Collection

Have you been hoarding Martha’s O, The Oprah Magazine column clippings for years like we have? Then grab this fan-favorite compilation of her best advice. Grab it here.