There is an old saying: “Most people aim at nothing in life…and hit it with amazing accuracy.” It is a sad commentary about people, but it is true. It is the striving for and the attainment of goals that makes life meaningful. People who have no goals feel emotionally, socially, spiritually, physically and professionally unbalanced. […]Read more →
Most people who are interested in helping others to improve their careers would agree that individual differences in self-awareness impact career outcomes. This talk builds on that agreement by analyzing three topics: (1) How to define self-awareness? (2) Does self-awareness matter? And (3) How to increase self-awareness? How to Define Self-Awareness? Sigmund Freud is credited […]Read more →
We were three sessions into our coaching relationship when the deeper barriers started to show up. During our introduction session, my lovely client spelled out her health goals for herself, along with much of her holistic life information. This competent and successful woman was sure of what she wanted. Although after our third session, it […]Read more →
I would venture to say that most coaches have moments of doubt—doubts that we’re taking the right actions to be successful and doubt about our abilities. As I’ve written previously, many coaches have those moments of doubt about their coaching. Today I’d like to talk about a new study that examines what actions external and […]Read more →
I was so exhausted by the time I got my very first coaching website launched years ago that I felt like I needed to take an extended sabbatical from my budding six-month-old business. For weeks, I’d slaved over making this website perfect. If it was going to represent my coaching business, it had to be […]Read more →
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