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Why we need to STOP telling our children DON’T, STOP and NO.

I can hear the people reading this headline and thinking, WHAT? THIS LADY IS CRAZY.  Well, first of all, STOP thinking about the pink polka dotted elephant so we can get through this blog post.   Ask yourself, what am I seeing in my mind right now? A Pink Polka dotted elephant perhaps. Am I right? Post in the comments.   I recently told my coach I didn’t like doing my evening review because the questions I needed to answer were all questions that made me focus on what I did wrong that day. It made me feel icky. He said, […]

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Profession Change – Becoming a Life Coach

Coaching is a form of development in which a person called a coach supports a learner or client in achieving a specific personal or professional goal by providing training, advice, and guidance. The learner is sometimes called a coachee. Occasionally, coaching may mean an informal relationship between two people, of whom one has more experience and proficiency than the other and offers recommendation and supervision as the latter learns; but training differs from mentoring in focusing on specific tasks or objectives, as opposed to general goals or overall development. Boomer is a term used for a person who during the time of his career bring the whole group […]

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Coaching vs. Counseling – What’s the Difference and What’s Best for You?

When searching for help to find the right way forward, you might decide to look for a coach or find a counselor. But which one is right for you? We are going to take a look at the differences here, to help you understand which is best.   What do they help you with? The first difference between the two methods is what kind of things they will help you with. First of all, a counselor will usually help you with thinking, behavioral, or emotional problems that you may have. These could have been caused by an illness, a trauma, […]

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Improving Your Emotional Intelligence

Back during the days, intelligence quotient (IQ) is the measurement of how far we’re going to go in life. If you’re smart or intelligent, you’re bound to go places. When we see a kid who always has straight A’s on his report card, we would automatically think that the kid will be successful someday. We don’t make the same remark with a kid who only has average grades, no matter how diligent the kid may be. Well, nobody can really blame people for thinking the way they do. I mean, in order for anyone to make it anywhere, one has […]

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How to Eliminate Stress at Work: 5 Tips

Everyone, at some point during their life, has experienced stress at work. To a greater or lesser degree, it’s a problem many of us deal with on a day to day basis. Whether it’s unreasonable deadlines, an unmanageable workload, friction with workmates or your boss, work stress can have a huge impact on both your work and home life.   Here are five tips for how to eliminate stress at work:   Track your Stress Levels Your first priority is to work out what makes you stressed at work. Try to mentally log the moments during the day when you […]

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Generational Diversity in The Workplace : What are The Keys?

Diversity of all kinds, whether generational, racial or in other forms, is a very good thing to have in your workplace. The greater the variety of people, experiences and viewpoints you bring to the table, the more likely new ideas and innovation are going to occur. But it’s no secret also that different generations can find themselves at odds in the workplace, from the older Baby Boomers on the verge of retirement to the young Millennials who have drastically different ideas of what work should be like. This guide will go into how to best manage generational diversity in the […]

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How We Treat Others On Social Media Tells A Lot About Our Personality

“Don’t judge a book by its cover,” is an old saying that no longer seems to apply. On one hand,we consider ourselves to be a more open and inclusive society, but on the other, we have an unhealthy obsession with judging others.   It seems to be the most popular thing to do on social media platforms next to sharing videos of cute animals.   Did you know? There is a psychological and sociological reason we act this way? No, we aren’t just being mean, we’re actually compelled to do it.   Part of the reason we judge others is […]

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Life Coaching – Just another New Fad?

Life coaching is a tool that is used as a means to get people to not only identify, but also achieve personal and professional goals. Therefore it is not surprising that many Fortune 500 CEOs acquire life coaches – well, guess their secret is out. Hollywood actresses, famous athletes all rely on these coaches to help them perform better, make smarter decisions and take their careers to the next level. You may have been educated in top institutes and worked with well-established companies but; when it comes to making decisions that could have a big impact many people seek out […]

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What Is Spiritual Life Coaching?

Have you ever wondered why, no matter how carefully you make those choices and decisions that are critical to fulfilling your goals, you somehow still manage to get it wrong? Most of us do this, often at the worst possible moment, but what causes this to happen? To take another example, how many times have you seemingly got it right and achieved what you set out to do, but somehow sabotaged the situation and lost what you’d been searching for so long?   These are all too common stories told by those who travel the twin roads of success and […]

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Tips for Maximum Productivity

Most people complain that they are too busy and simply do not have enough time for all the tasks they must accomplish before the day ends. They stare in amazement at how much work the most successful people can accomplish. The secret lies in effective scheduling of time for maximum productivity. There are a dimes and dozens of books on maximizing productivity but really, nobody has time to read all of those. Here are some simple but tested tips which would drastically improve your productivity through the day.   Schedule This may seem obvious but the main problem with plans […]

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