Do You Have a Mentor?
Mentorship is a partnership. Mentors teach, challenge, and fiercely support their protégés. Being mentored is the expert practice of deepening personal development while seeking the thing that will sustain you.
For 13 years, I have guided smart, creative, overworked and tired people to develop themselves from the inside out and to uncover a work/business path that's true to them. I get calls from people all over the world trying to figure out why work seems like drudgery and how to make it stop. Some of my clients are late career executives considering retirement or a sabbatical. Some, like Lindsay below, are high energy entrepreneurs ready to leap. Read what Lindsay had to say about her first mentoring sessions with me.
If you're ready, so am I. Two ways to work with me. Click on the mini-courses above or send me an email and we can chat live. My first consult is free! Check it out HERE.
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Mental chatter, monkey mind, whatever you call it, it's not a friend.
Want to unhook from a W-2, but not sure what to do or even if you can do something on the side? I designed this course to help you figure it out.
I'm seeing an epidemic of comparison, not-enough-itis, failure-mania. Take a moment and regroup, what is driving you, your thinking, your emotions, and your actions. It could be this insidious beast.
As I watched over the excavation of a leaky sewer pipe, I thought of all the times you have to dig down to get the information you need. Only a coach could make a connection like this. Read how crap relates to career.
ER Nurses have it the worst, in my opinion. At the effect of anyone who walks into their workplace, often in crisis mode, and required by job description to have an answer to all or most problems in the moment of the problem, I'd say their stress and burn out must be pretty high. How do they cope?
Ever wondered about the difference between coaching and mentoring? I have, and I'm a mentor! In the process of relaunching my website, I went out and spoke to a whole mess of people. Here's what I heard.
Every now and then I find a business, doing what everyone else seems to think is impossible: treating employees well, making money, and having a darn good time. Read about Semifreddis Bakery and see if your day isn't lifted.
Getting it wrong, screwing it up, and the best story ever told on how to fix it!
If you've heard the old adage, stewing in his own juices, you'll recognize the purpose of this article: when to soak up the learning and when to shift out of the suffering.
At over 11,000 ft above sea level, the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest is home to some the oldest living trees on the planet, over 5,000 years old. To look at these trees is magnificent, partly dead, partly alive, but always patiently waiting for what is happening beneath the surface..