Category Archives: results

Change Perspective to Change Performance

What are you trying to change? Nearly everyone is looking to change something: business results, the quality of a relationship, physical health, job satisfaction, the color of your living room walls… I like to call these desired changes Performance, and … Continue reading

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Results are merely souvenirs of great endeavor!

No one knows you and your business better than you do. So if you want someone to show you how to run your business, hire a consultant. They are everywhere. No one knows your work better than you do. If … Continue reading

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Something Radical

“I continue to face the same challenges over and over again, and nothing really changes.” “I want to achieve my goals, but… How do I break or change old habits and start new, more productive habits?” “I want to be … Continue reading

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Why do people say "it will get easier with time"?

‎Why do we tell people it will get easier with time? This was the wall post of a friend of mine this morning on Facebook. I was surprised and a bit dismayed by the variety of responses she has received, … Continue reading

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What is success?

“What we see depends mainly on what we look for.”– John Lubbock What do I want? This simple yet powerful and surprisingly difficult-to-answer query reveals much about both personal and business vision. Your answers reveal how clearly you have defined … Continue reading

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Wind Effect

When I woke up this morning, I heard a bell ringing. I noticed the furnace was running so I thought maybe it was something with the furnace. My husband was in the shower, so I thought perhaps it was something … Continue reading

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Great questions help us discover what is right

While most people want to grow personally and develop in their careers, they are not used to being coached. And after years of being taught, trained, managed, educated, brow-beaten and doubted, many people have a hard time with the concept … Continue reading

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How can I get ahead in my work and career?

Ah, the American Dream, to “get ahead” of the competition. Really, though, get ahead of whom? The common life question of “getting ahead” makes work sound like a race, so an underlying question must be, “Who are you racing?” If … Continue reading

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What Should I Expect from you as my Coach? Part Three

So far, I have listed 10 things to expect from me as your coach. Here I conclude my list of basic expectations. I share these with every new or returning client, although I work with each of my clients to … Continue reading

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