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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





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While most of my coaching is currently done face to face, over the last few years I have also worked with many clients remotely, and have found the virtual coaching experience to be different, but just as effective. In fact, sometimes phone coaching can be more effective and efficient than […]

Virtual Coaching