What did you expect??? You've just been promoted into a supervisory or managerial position, and you're really excited for the adventure and challenges you're about to embark on. And then reality hits, because, it's nothing like what you imagined. The team you thought would get along, don't. The camaraderie doesn't exist...and everyone is expecting you to fix it. Sound familiar? Like maybe being a parent? This isn't what you expected. So many ... Keep Going about Being Leader
Redefining Leadership Leadership, based on the dictionary definition, means: The action of leading a group of people or an organization. The state or position of being a leader. Some of the synonyms include: directorship, guidance, control, rule, command, power, domination etc... These have been the building blocks of how we engage with each other within various forms of organized structures from the time we enter our families, to ... Keep Going about Defining LeaderSELF
Connecting with those we love... A big part of my work has to do with helping individuals connect more deeply with the people in their life. To begin the process of change I use the term co-create as a way to shift how we look at engaging with others. I do this for two reasons. For me: Any word that has 'ship' at the end creates an internal story of there is only ever one captain of a ship. If there is only ever one captain, then this ... Keep Going about Intimacy: How to Co-Create Differently
My anxiety over who I present to the world is no longer valid I have been evolving slowly under the guidance of my awesome cousin - Lisa J. Weiss, alchemist and coach. I have been slowly allowing my body to guide me in through the many life changes and decisions in the past seven years. Taking me out of my head, “my intellect” and feeling my way through decisions that would have normally kept me frozen for months, if not years! "I didn’t want ... Keep Going about Mary R – The Power of Seven
The current pandemic has heightened our stress and anxiety levels. In the best of times we all have our moments when we feel the tightness in our chest, the heat rise in our bodies, the sensation of feeling like we're free falling with no bottom in sight. Some call this anxiety. Some call it gripped with fear. It's like we see the wall coming at us and we can't slow down the inevitable crash. The current pandemic has heightened our stress and ... Keep Going about Anxiety and Fear
An invitation to stay in the tough conversation... WOW!!!! What a month June 2020 has been. Our world is inviting us to stay in the tough conversations with our restlessness for things to start opening up, racial killings in the US that captured the world's attention, protests happening everywhere united around the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter, and the recent removal from our parliament of an MP who stood up to racism. Through it all I watched ... Keep Going about What’s Normal Anyway?