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A Coaching Success Story

Cathriona came to me through another client and friend for career coaching. We embarked on a fabulous journey together starting with a talent analysis and extending beyond the initially intended career coaching, to life coaching and crafting. Recently, we both felt a...

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Lessons on Life from our Puppy

After two years of deliberation, a month ago, we finally decided to give in to our son’s wish for a dog. A puppy, actually. I admit to being more of a cat person. Also, to saying that I would never have a dog because I am frightened of them. I was bitten as a child...

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The Secret of Failure

Sara Blakely, Founder and CEO of Spanx, learned the secret of failure at a young age. Her father used to ask her and her brother at dinner table what they had failed at. She would get a high five when she failed and he'd say 'Congratulations, way to go!'. It redefined...

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Reset the button!

End of summer is special. Whether you travel or not during summer, this time of year has a different rhythm, light and activity, a different mood altogether. The end of this special time deserves attention. Living at an offbeat pace allows you to reconnect with others...

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Getting Clarity and Stepping Up

A worldwide survey around the gender issue done by Mercer suggests that actions need to be taken at two levels to improve gender equality. At an organisational level, from hiring and promoting women to rethinking roles and definitions. And at the individual level,...

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Nine Questions for Crafting Your 2016

What would make 2016 your best year yet? If 2016 was a year you will look back on as a game changer, a year that changed everything, what would have taken place? What you would like to learn or develop this year? What would you like more of? What would you like less...

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The 2015 Be-ing List

Mid-December and Christmas is in the air - the wonderful welcoming decorations, the excitement, the sharing, the get-togethers coming up. Granted, there is also the stress of finishing work, organizing the parties, finding the gifts etc. And, around the corner is the...

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