Tag Archives: careers

Staying Power: How To Succeed In A Non-Ideal Work Environment

Last week I wrote a blog post about why you need to quit your job.  This week I’m flipping that around. Why? Because in addition to the many reasons there are to quit one’s job, there are also many reasons people wish to stay, even … More …

Seven Reasons Why You Need To Quit Your Job

Thursday, April 23, 2015 More than half of my coaching clients come to me because they are unhappy in their current work situation and need a change. They feel stuck and dissatisfied where they are and don’t know what to do next. Most are fearful … More …

What Would You Do If You Won The Lottery Tomorrow?

Thursday, October 16, 2014 This is one of my favorite questions to ask my clients: what would you do if you won the lottery tomorrow? I get lots of different replies but the two most common are “I’d quit my job and…” (fill in the … More …

Experiencing True Freedom

Thursday, July 10, 2014 Last week we celebrated Independence Day here in the US – the birthday of America’s freedom; or as the online dictionary states: the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint.  It’s such a … More …

Your Path To Successful Leadership: Learning, Confidence, Commitment.

Thursday, June 12, 2014 Because Father’s Day is this coming weekend, I am reposting a series of posts I did a few years ago about some key leadership lessons I learned from my Dad.  These were originally posted in June 2011. In honor of Father’s … More …

Don't Ignore Your Nudges

Thursday, January 23, 2014 “I don’t know what I want to do next” is a comment I hear regularly from many clients when they seek out coaching.  They know they don’t want to keep doing what they are doing, they know they want something different … More …

New Actions Required

Thursday, December 5, 2013 (The original version entitled Want Different Results? Do Something Different was posted in December 2011) A good friend of mine, who I’ve known for over 20 years, has been struggling in an area of her life for about the past several … More …

Running On Empty

Thursday, November 7, 2013 The other day during a group coaching session, one of my clients shared a story about a time in his career, which he was not proud of, but happy it happened.  The story was about when he was working an exorbitant … More …

The Best Way For Your Team To Bond

Thursday, October 31, 2013 I recently found an old picture of a great team I used to work with many years ago.  It was one of my favorite work experiences from my time working in a corporate environment. What made it one of my favorite … More …

What To Do When You Don’t Know What To Do

Thursday, October 17, 2013 We’ve all been there – wrestling with a decision, wanting to make it so it can be done (and we can just stop thinking about it!) but, not sure what to do.   As a coach, I support many clients through making … More …