Trapped or choices?

Last year when I left permanent employment I often faced people who were puzzled. "How could you do this?".  Some wondered if I'd found the escape tunnel.  Others felt overwhelmed by choices and some just felt trapped - unable to change their course. The world now is incredibly complex with many many choices about work, …

“Résumé Virtues” vs. “Eulogy Virtues” – why not both? International Coaching Week

There are many books on how to bring forth your best self in your cv. There are many books on how to bring forth your best self in your life. In coaching I'm interested in what can be done to help people have both - a good life at work and outside - bringing the …

Lets play – does that sound more enticing?

State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/67060 Development can be too dull and worthy.  Dull and worthy doesn't get done - our lives are just too busy.  New opportunities and possibilities remain unexplored.  What if we took our development just as seriously - but saw it as playtime?  Time to explore, try things, do tests? …

Are you really angry with them?

This lovely article from Justin Wise of Third Space Coaching reminds us to stop and think when we are angry and work out what is really going on and what we want to do next.  @Justinadamwise #coaching #leadership