Using Proven Team Alignment to Manage COVID-19 Disruptions at Home

I received a phone call from one of my former clients last week, a part-time working mom with two school-aged children.  She wanted to discuss a subject I suspect many of us are currently struggling with – how to manage professional responsibilities while navigating our children’s virtual learning.  There’s no easy answer here and no … Read moreUsing Proven Team Alignment to Manage COVID-19 Disruptions at Home

Getting Stronger: Opportunity in Posttraumatic Growth

I recently came across an article from the Wall Street Journal featuring a firsthand account of an individual living through Hurricane Irma, which hit Miami in 2017. The author highlighted the ways in which she became a stronger, more confident person after living through the frightening events of preparing for and then riding out the … Read moreGetting Stronger: Opportunity in Posttraumatic Growth

Tackling the Taboo of Midlife Crisis

Psychologist Elliott Jaques coined the term “midlife crisis” back in 1965, describing it as a time when adults grapple with the emotional turmoil associated with an unavoidable understanding of a finite number of years left for not only professional productivity, but also for simply living.  Though certainly not funny, his research and concept have become rich fodder … Read moreTackling the Taboo of Midlife Crisis

Why Having a Coachable Mindset Matters

If the term “coachable” takes you back to junior high gym class, perhaps hanging on for dear life at the chin-up bar, taking in LOUD encouragement from a red-faced, whistle-blowing gym teacher, stop right there. That’s not where we’re going today. I’m here to talk about mindset. Specifically, a mindset where you are consciously open … Read moreWhy Having a Coachable Mindset Matters

Take hold of the holidays before the holidays take hold of you!

It’s Not Too Late! This interactive workshop will help you de-stress the holiday frenzy. With a goal of having fun in the process, we will create clarity and learn a technique or two to help you enjoy the season. Wouldn’t it be nice to experience peace and joy versus just singing about it? When: Dec … Read moreTake hold of the holidays before the holidays take hold of you!

Use Professional Coaching To Capitalize on Growth Inherent To Change

Today we’re making a visit to the ever-entertaining Brain Basics boardroom. Have you been to the Brain Basics boardroom? It’s where you’ll find situations remarkably similar to those found in our modern workplace, complete with all those – umm , delicate, shall we say – dynamics commonly seen among coworkers and within superior/subordinate professional relationships. … Read moreUse Professional Coaching To Capitalize on Growth Inherent To Change