It’s an age old clash of extroverts vs. introverts. The talkers vs. the listeners. Those who relish the spotlight and those who relish time to contemplate. I was reminded of this recently while reading a Time magazine article on introverts and shyness. For those, like me, who view themselves as having more introverted than extroverted […]
Most folks seek out my coaching to help them achieve success in their professional and personal lives. Typically, one of the key obstacles in their way is white space, both mental and physical. We spend many years gathering and holding on to wants and needs that we thought were critical to our lives, such as; […]
You’ve finally made it to that coveted level of manager. This is the promotion you’ve been vying for and now it’s a reality. You get to manage someone BUT are you ready. For most first time managers, who are 5-10 years into their career, you haven’t been exposed to leadership or coaching training. Instead you are left to […]
During the holidays I was at a cocktail party chatting with some friends. I was ruminating and somewhat gloating about how I achieved all my goals. There I was standing tall and feeling quite proud of my accomplishments. During the course of the year I successfully navigated the transition from corporate employee to entrepreneur. With […]
How much of your life has been spent moving away from what you don’t want? You may not have thought about your life through this lens but for most people they make decisions in order to avoid what they don’t like or things that cause them angst, pain or discomfort.