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Coaching Skills

Making a Difference

The biggest benefits of being a coach, and or a trainer of coaches, are: Working with people that really care about what they are doing and how they are doing it. Working with people that want to make a difference. … Read more

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Preparing for the Next Job Opportunity by Strengthening Resilience

By Chi Whitley from JobHero — https://www.jobhero.com/  Resilience, the ability to recover and re-engage, is an important skill for someone who is changing jobs.  In the previous blog, I gave the first step, here are the next two. Turn Negative … Read more

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Preparing for the Next Job Opportunity Starts with Assessing Skills

By Chi Whitley from JobHero — https://www.jobhero.com/  Career resilience is built by continuously preparing for unexpected job loss, change, or for when the next opportunity arises. Career resilience also entails having your resume and cover letter up to date for … Read more

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Toward, Internal, Proactive

How often do people describe their goals by explaining all the things they don’t want?  Pretend you are a travel agent and I come to your office to book a trip.  You ask me where I want to go.  I … Read more

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Changing Priorities

Clients change their priorities.  For some, simply exploring what they do want in all areas of their life creates awareness of different priorities.  Tools help clients self-assess what they say is important versus where they put their time and energy.  … Read more

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Habits and Routines

What are your habits that serve you well?  What habits do you have that hinder you?  What are routines that work well?  What are routines that limit?  Explore these questions for yourself.  Make a list of the various habits and … Read more

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Focus on What You Can Control

So much has changed over the past year that many are overwhelmed.  Some talk about high-stress levels or being sad or fighting with friends about the changes.  Then they feel stuck and are unsure of where to even start in … Read more

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Lessons from 2020 and Looking into 2021

During 2020 the world changed and how we all responded varied in a big way.  We learned to work from home, home school, socially distance, get innovative in terms of earning a living, reinvent careers, and more.  We experienced an … Read more

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The Power of Words

by Dr. Phildra J. Swagger – www.combinedexpertise.com When you know better, you do better. You may recall the childhood rhyme, “Sticks and stones may break bones, but words will never hurt.” This seemingly simple adage was passed on by our … Read more

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The Joy is in the Journey

by Deletha Assenmacher – https://www.linkedin.com/in/delethaassenmacher/ I have been told that when my parents chose my name, they envisioned it on a brass nameplate mounted on a mahogany office door. They wanted the best for me and taught me to work … Read more

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