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What motivates you? As we enter the last quarter of the year and our attention turns to finishing our 2016 goals, it’s a good time to ask, “What really motivates you?” I heard a motivational speaker at a women’s conference give some colorful advice on motivating husbands: “Ladies, your men […]

What Motivates You?





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Ever wonder why it’s hard to follow through on goals? I know I have great intentions when I set goals, but I don’t always follow through. I may start out well, but eventually I stop looking at my goals, and they fade away. I’m certain it’s even more difficult for […]

Goals Are Overated



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I’ve seen powerful shifts in behavior occur when a client gets honest about what they are tolerating. Creating a list of tolerations might sound like an invitation to rant, but there is a difference. When people whine and complain about what they don’t like about their lives – it is usually […]

The Pebble In Your Shoe



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Great coaching begins with purpose, and finding your purpose is a process. Like peeling an onion, each layer reveals more information and leads to greater self-awareness. In light of this awareness, our experiences become opportunities for feedback.  We become better informed and are able to intentionally choose paths that lead […]

The Process of Purpose



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Three things your millennial employees are thinking but likely won’t tell you: 1. I can help you solve problems more efficiently and creatively. Ask me to help you find solutions to challenges. If I know that you value my input, I will be more engaged in my work. I’m digitally […]

How Millennials Think About Work