2 Simple Ways to Motivate

2 Simple Ways to Motivate

We all lack motivation sometimes. Maybe work is feeling like a slog. Maybe people you rely on are dragging their feet.Recently I was talking with a coach colleague about my own lack of motivation for something I knew I “should” be doing, creating more of a presence on...
How to Work with a Difficult Person

How to Work with a Difficult Person

Do you ever brace yourself when you know you have to meet with “that difficult person” [insert other description here]?Maybe you’ve had so many dealings with this person that by now you know what to expect – and it’s not good.The difficult person...
6 Steps To Stop Procrastinating (as much)

6 Steps To Stop Procrastinating (as much)

Procrastination.No one feels good about it, but we all do it sometimes, or maybe all the time.I’ve been procrastinating a lot lately.I procrastinated in writing this blog. Left it ’til the last minute.Juggling a lot? Check.Feeling tired and overwhelmed? Check.Not...
To Do or Not Do? (a productivity question)

To Do or Not Do? (a productivity question)

Keep going or take a break?How strong is your drive to get things done lately? It feels good to tick things to be productive and tick things off the list.But all day long, day in and day out, it can become exhausting. And never-ending.Recently I’ve noticed a...
Is Blame a Good Stress Strategy?

Is Blame a Good Stress Strategy?

It’s not my fault.When I was a kid, this was my go-to reply when anything went wrong. I remember the time when I was in my early 20s, post-college and about to move. I was standing with my dad in the driveway of my childhood home behind the family’s blue...