Why Trying Hard Never Leads To Long-Term Success

Why Trying Hard Never Leads To Long-Term Success

My head hurt. I was ready to give up. Seven years ago my wife and I quit our jobs to travel the world. Six years ago I started a business instead of opting back into the corporate workforce, aka “the grind.” It was all great at first. I did what I loved,...
What Is Coaching?

What Is Coaching?

“There is nothing outside of yourself, look within. Everything you want is there. You are That.” Rumi My first encounter with a real-life “coach” was back in the early 2000s. I was in my 20’s and working at a furious pace, eager to make my mark as a Senior Product...
Do The Right Thing Even If Its Inconvenient

Do The Right Thing Even If Its Inconvenient

I’m writing this blog to share, not how I’m a mini-hero, but how I almost did something awful. I believe that we learn much about our character when we pay attention to how we operate when nobody is watching. Doing what’s right, even when it’s inconvenient, is...
How To Make The Best Of The Lockdown

How To Make The Best Of The Lockdown

The world is in the midst of an unprecedented state of lockdown. How are you coping? Everyone seems to have their own way of relating to whatever this new normal is. Some are harried. Others are relaxed. A few are continuing at the same pace as before. I recently had...
One Key To Effortless Communication

One Key To Effortless Communication

The nature of communication is that we show up to experience, and respond to what happens. Sometimes, it appears as if a conversation isn’t going smoothly. Anxiety can crop up if a big boss is present. Concern can show up if HR is in the room. There are many...