How to live with your bitter trials

How to live with your bitter trials

“What seems to us bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.” ~Oscar Wilde I was on the phone with a client yesterday, listening to him detail his most recent situation. It wasn’t good. He was in a tough spot at work with his boss and his team,...
Don’t be a tree

Don’t be a tree

“If you don’t like where you are, move on. You are not a tree.” ~Anonymous The other day my client was complaining about his job situation. He’d been complaining about his boss and his team for a few months, so I asked what had to be asked. “Why are you still there?”...
Bite size, manageable pieces

Bite size, manageable pieces

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex, overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.” ~Mark Twain Big Hairy Audacious Goals. I often coach and coax my clients...
The gift in trying times

The gift in trying times

“Trying times are for trying new things.” ~Jane Pauley It’s easy to get caught in a rut. To take the same actions. Ask the same questions. Try the same solutions. They say that insanity is doing the same thing and expecting different results. That’s a rut in and of...

Leap out of your comfort zone

This is one of my favorite infographics. It’s quite simple, yet so powerful. It tells you that you can choose to stay in your little circle of comfort or choose instead to venture out and hop into the big juicy circle where the magic happens. Many things keep can keep...