Dropping All the Balls While Juggling: Is Work-Life Balance a Myth? Being a leadership coach for more than 25 years, an author of many books, and a teacher of coaching skills, the topic of work-life balance for clients (and ourselves) is often discussed. I even suggest the use of a Life Balance Wheel, showing …Read More about The Myth of Work/Life Balance
Archetypes at Work Archetype: An archetype is a basic “unit” of the human psyche. Archetypes are universal “ways of being” or looking at the world programmed into your psyche. There are dozens of archetypes that make-up your personality. Archetypes have very unique thoughts, values, abilities, emotions, voices, energies and physicalizations. The internal manifestation of …Read More about Archetypes at Work: How Do You Show Up?
Of all the aspects of the PERMA model of flourishing that I described in my first post, the easiest to grasp is positive emotions.(AKA “Positivity ).You’d be surprised about how many kinds of positive emotions there are!. (Read more about the Top 10 Positive Emotions.) I’ll be writing about them in future posts and how …Read More about How Can I Energize My Entrepreneur’s Mindset? Think Gratitude
As the cabin attendant came toward our seats a thought came unbidden to me. Who is she? What is her story? What are her dreams and aspirations? I tried to picture her at home on Christmas morning, relaxed and surrounded by loved ones, instead of here at 35,000 feet efficiently looking after her passengers. I …Read More about The Importance of Celebrating
Most likely when you started your business you created a solid business plan. Your business plan probably included the following:
A written description of the future of your business -what you plan to do and how you plan to do it. You may have described your business structure, your product, and services.
In addition, you created a marketing plan, financing needs, strategies and action plans to create success in your business.
Did your business plan include a boundary plan?
Probably not! My business plan certainly didn’t.
The #1 challenge I see my clients struggle with is creating healthy boundaries in their business and life.
Confucius says… Choose a job that you like, and you will never have to work a day in your life. I haven’t met an entrepreneur yet who hesitates answering the question, What do you love about what you do? Things like… Finding my own way Learning so much about myself and the people …Read More about 8 Things Entrepreneurs Wish They Had Known When Starting Out
From Frustration to Fulfillment & Fun! Entrepreneurs often find success depends on moving through frustrations and fears to ensure fulfillment, fun and financial reward they seek! What support do you have for this vital and life-changing journey? As a professional leadership coach, I provide a safe place, a confidential partnership and attentive support. Coaches provide …Read More about From Frustration to Fulfillment!
Dancing Your Dreams “If you have the choice to sit it out or dance, I hope you dance!” Are lyrics from a popular song, which played as background music to my mom’s life video commemorating her 80th Birthday. She lived 10 more years and shortly after that celebration began deteriorating with Alzheimer disease. She never …Read More about Dancing Your Dreams