Monthly Archives: July 2010

Confessions of a Summer Slacker

I admit it. I’m a summer slacker. And I’m done feeling guilty about it. I live in a state with long winters, so when the sun is out and the heat is on, I want to soak it up. My son and I both have birthdays in the summer so we celebrate with ice cream at DQ. There’s fourth of …

5 Power Policies

Question for you: What is an easy and effective way to: Increase client confidence in their decision to work with you? Get better, more lasting results from your work? Preserve your energy and focus for the mission critical parts of your work? Boost the perceived value of your service? Strengthen your ability to handle sticky client situations with ease and …

Is It Time for Plan B?

I remember the exact moment I realized my “Plan B” was an illusion. I was talking to my husband about my then-struggling coaching practice. I had been in business as a coach for two years and had barely pulled a profit. I was frustrated, feeling like a failure and dreaming of getting a ‘real job’ where I could experience success …