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Oct
9
In The Office – I’m Burned Out!

Q. Although I get two weeks vacation each year, our company is struggling, so this year I didn’t take my vacation. I’m totally burned out and still don’t feel like I can leave without risking my job; what do I do?

A. Your dedication, although commendable, is detrimental to you

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Sep
25
Beyond A Reasonable Doubt

A year ago I was selected to serve as a juror on a murder trial.  As a citizen of the United States, I take seriously the responsibilities of juror, but took for granted its importance until I served this significant, and yet, often dreaded role.  Because of my service, the …

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Sep
11
Work Smarter Not Harder

When working with a new business client, I always ask “who is your ideal client?”  The answer I hear most often is, “anyone who will pay me” or I’m given a varied and unconnected list of client profiles. It’s no wonder that people have issues with client retention, when they …

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Aug
21
Moving Beyond Excuses

As a coach I hear a lot of reasons why people don’t reach their goals.  The reasons (excuses) seem to fall into three categories:

Language – we are often nonchalant with words and yet it has a huge impact on our mindset.  Growing up, our parents frequently gave us verbal …

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Aug
7
The Question of Success

The question of success is not what you ask but who you ask.

Have you ever been inspired by someone you saw presenting at a seminar, or bought a program online from, or from a TV ad that claims to be able to help you…lose weight, achieve your goals, invest …

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Jul
24
I Can’t Afford It!

Is that true?  Is it absolutely impossible for you to find a way to afford what you want?  Step back from the easy answer and dig a little deeper.  Below are some alternatives to consider:

Own your truth – Often money is an easy scapegoat because most people on the …

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Jul
6
Company Culture, Personal Transformation and You!

In a New York Times interview, Brett Wilson, C.E.O. of TubeMogul, a video advertising software company, explains the importance of three values he created in the company culture which have contributed to the success of his business.

As I was reading this interview, I had a “light-bulb” moment. What if …

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Jun
28
Manage Your Energy, Not Your Time!

The majority of my clients complain there is never enough time – to finish the “to do” list, to take a vacation, to follow through on commitments, or to do the tasks that really get them to their goals. How can this group of growth-minded, goal-orientated rock-stars have trouble sticking …

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Jun
14
Repost – It’s Halftime

“Destiny is not a matter of chance; it’s a matter of choice.  It’s nothing to be waited for;  it is a thing to be achieved” – William Jennings Bryan

It’s mid-way through the year, a perfect time to reflect on the first half of 2015.

Start by celebrating your success. …

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Jun
1
High Cost of Staying Comfortable

From a young age, you were taught it’s important to be comfortable. Someone was always there to make you comfortable by providing the necessities of food, shelter and warmth when you were a baby. It makes sense as you grew up that you associated comfort with these necessities. But now …

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