On Thursday I met a colleague for coffee who I have not seen in a while. We have traveled together in Colombia and Chile, and she has been a trusted confidante. She was eager to hear about my next gig. I have been refining my "elevator speech" for my network in the company that are … Continue reading The elevator speech
When you start your work day or your work week, do you ever ask yourself: What makes the most sense? It may be a good way to clarify your objective in any given moment or hour of the day. Do you ever consider what time of the day you work best? (I am going to … Continue reading What makes the most sense?
And therefore you will NOT melt if you walk or run in the rain. This was what my husband just said to a friend of his, who asked for his help to to get in better shape by walking and possibly running, and taking care of himself. So he agreed to coach this young friend. He … Continue reading You are not made of sugar
Yesterday I took an opportunity during my monthly operations meeting to present to my team a concept I had discovered that intrigues me, from The One Thing by Gary Keller. In preparing for the presentation, I realized that I can indulge my love for teaching and training in my current job. It was totally fun to … Continue reading What’s your One Thing?
Happy Tuesday, peeps. It is dark as I'm writing, and I am getting through the DST transition, even though it is not typically my best week of the year. At least I am being kind to myself and others. That goes a long way. In only 24 days I will head to Arizona for a … Continue reading North Star navigation
The title of today's blog is the chapter title from the book Maybe It's You: Cut the Crap. Face Your Fears. Love your Life by Lauren Handel Zander. As some of you know, I have embarked on a 6-month coaching engagement with the Handel Group, and I am going to be brave and share some … Continue reading You Must Be Dreaming
I am about to embark on a 6-month coaching engagement with the Handel Group. There is quite a bit of homework due before the first session which is next Wednesday, and I am both excited and a little scared. My coach assures me this is a good place to be. We are going to get … Continue reading Going All In