Monthly Archives: October 2014

A Life Worth Living…and being Stronger for it

I hear people make excuses every day.  And I have to admit, I have a hard time tolerating them. Sure, some people have more than their share of challenges thrown at them, but as the saying goes: “It’s not what … Continue reading

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Building support networks

Originally posted on Higher EDge:
As we are leading change efforts, many of our best resources for reinforcing the new normal come from other leaders who are engaged in the same work. Building support networks can help you, personally and…

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Questions really do make all the difference

I had the opportunity to meet with other action learning professionals. Even though I’ve been coaching action learning for more than 7 years, served on the WIAL board of directors for almost that long, and have worked with countless people, … Continue reading

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Standing your Ground

Let’s face it. Life isn’t always easy. We face challenges, large and small every day. We have to make decisions every day. When we choose our path, we’re bound to find those who doubt, resist, or try to diminish us. … Continue reading

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Find your Calling

Everyone would like to find that one thing they were meant to do, or the thing they are best at. Very few are able to reach that point. Even fewer fall into it. But think about the impact on all … Continue reading

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Birthday gratitude

Today is my birthday. Another year, another chance to reflect. I still feel 30 most days with my life ahead of me, still waiting to be explored. People say I look much younger than my years and I know a … Continue reading

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How to Network Successfully with Questions

I’m teaching a workshop tomorrow to a group of highly intelligent, highly motivated individuals who are on the journey to a new job. I spoke about questions in my last blog.  Questions are the topic of tomorrow’s workshop. When you’re in … Continue reading

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