What Do You Really Want ?

Being a coach is such a rewarding profession. The enormous impact you have on other people's lives always astounds me.Let me share with you John's story?John is a partner in a financial planning practice. He's always worked long hours and when he finally went home, he was buggered. Apart from... Read More

Coaching for Success

Coaching is perhaps the most effective method of increasing performance available to managers, team leaders, and colleagues. This article defines coaching and outlines a process for effective coaching.Coaching DefinedCoaching is perhaps the most effective method of increasing performance available to managers, team leaders, and colleagues.If you wish to improve the... Read More

How to Jump-start Your Emotional Health

You've probably heard the expression: "It's not what you're eating. It's what's eating you!" This well-known saying reminds us that the thoughts we entertain can have an impact on our health.Scientists have discovered that what you're thinking actually affects your physical health as well as your emotional well-being. Ulcers, indigestion,... Read More

Managing Performance Every Day

The scenario?The company has decided it needs to eliminate costs. Hundreds of jobs are on the line. The executives of each division have been directed to cut costs by 35%. The tension throughout the company is so thick you can cut it with a knife. You know some departments will... Read More

You Have The Right

The other day I was having a interesting conversation with an acquaintance, but it soon turned out to be surprising and unpleasant. The other person blurted out an unwelcome comment, in a tactful manner by pin pointing a personal issue within the conversation.What did I do? I immediately gave her... Read More

Say Adios to the Fear of Rejection!

Do you ever get an uncomfortable feeling in your stomach when you have to approach someone?In situations like this does your mind go blank?This is not unusual. That feeling is often the fear of rejection.When you feel afraid your emotions take over, you feel tense and your ability to think... Read More

Transitions: Moving Through Change With Grace

MOVING THROUGH CHANGECreating any major change in our lives can also create feelings of discomfort. Tiredness, confusion, and uncertainty are among the many emotions that can be experienced. Moving from one way of doing things to another requires a transitional period. The transition is the middle ground that is required... Read More

Discovering Your Passion and Purpose

"I can't seem to discover why I'm on the planet.""What is my purpose here? I know there's something I'm supposed to be doing, but I don't know how to find out what it is.""I don't seem to be passionate about anything."I've heard these complaints over and over from my clients.Discovering... Read More

What in the World is Life Coaching?

In my speaking engagements I have often compared coaching today to psychotherapy in the 1920s. The level of public understanding of coaching, outside of people in a certain socio-demographic category, is still in its infancy. We are all so saturated with the language of psychoanalysis ? it's difficult to read... Read More

Listening Skills In Relationships

Recently, when out to dinner with another couple, my husband is surprised at what someone says about one of our neighbors. He even comments this to the person about his amazement. Less than one week later, my husband comments to me he wonders about this very situation. After asking him,... Read More

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Smelling the Roses: Better Living Through Savoring

"Stop and smell the roses," people often say. Then they... Read More

The Rewards and Risks Of Personal Freedom

We all need to decide whether to "play it safe"... Read More

Plug in Your Systems for Success

Have you ever noticed that so many of us who... Read More

Eureka! I?ve Found It!

OK, so it wasn't quite that big of a deal.... Read More

Magic Potions We All Need This Time of Year

As winter descends we begin to feel the chill of... Read More

Business Coaching Legacy: Reflections on What You Want to Leave Behind?

Updating my will has been on my mind for quite... Read More

Think Twice Before Youre Nice

A few months back I had a disturbing dream. In... Read More

Choosing an Apprentice

Along the path from where you are now to millions... Read More

How Coaches Find Clients Online

At a recent networking meeting Jana asked for a recommendation... Read More

Say Adios to the Fear of Rejection!

Do you ever get an uncomfortable feeling in your stomach... Read More

The Power of Effective Coaching Skills

The most valuable assets of a 20th century company were... Read More

Dealing Effectively with Midlife Issues

In this article we would like to help you explore... Read More

Coaching is Asking the Right Questions

Have you ever known anyone who asked themselves "Why me?"... Read More

Words That Inspire - PEACE

WORDS THAT INSPIREA monthly quick shot to motivate you, in... Read More

Guilt By Association & Wealth By It Too!

"Tell me what company thou keepst, and I'll tell thee... Read More

Take a Chance, Win a Prize

I think that we're all probably familiar with the fairground... Read More

Your Past and Present Hold Key to Your Future

Knowing more about who you are will give you the... Read More

Whats Wrong with Life Coaching?

As a Life Coach I quickly identified most individuals wanted... Read More

How to Slow Your Spinning Mind

Have you ever laid in bed trying to fall asleep,... Read More

More Money & Less Stress?

At 2pm last Wednesday, I got a call from one... Read More

Do You Mind If Someone Screams At You?

A headhunter was on the other end of the phone.... Read More

The Role of Grief Group Facilitators

Technically, there are two types of grief groups. Informational and... Read More

Its Only Adult ADD-What A Relief!

For most of her fifty years, Barbara was at war... Read More

How to Save Yourself from Negative Influences

Watching the news can be hazardous to your health.It's a... Read More

Learn to Say No!

How many times have you agreed to do something that... Read More

How to be Your Authentic Self

Most of us play many different roles in the course... Read More

Become More Self-Confident

Signs of Self-ConfidenceLet's explore the meaning of self-confidence by taking... Read More

Q-Tip It!

Back in the 1920's when Polish-American entrepreneur Leo Gerstenzang invented... Read More

How to Create Your Ideal Life - Excerpt from Individual Power

When I lost it all, I felt powerless. During my... Read More

Five Steps to Vocational Passion: A Disciplined Plan for Major Mid-life Changes

There's a famous song lyric that asks: "Is that all... Read More

What is the Success Lesson in this Story?

One of my clients gave me permission to tell you... Read More

The Pitfalls of Procrastination

We all put off making decisions and taking action sometimes... Read More

D.I.S.C.I.P.L.I.N.E.

What does this word really mean anyway? According to Webster's... Read More