Visual Thrive

Visual Thrive

When I trained to become a Master Coach, learning how to run the coaching end of my business, we were asked to set our intentions for what we wanted to create in our businesses. I wrote down two things: I intend to learn how to blog, then write a program – with...

I’ve a Feeling We’re Not in Kansas Anymore

As a coach, it’s not unusual that people call me in crisis. I actually work pretty well under pressure, especially when I can call the shots. An analyst once called me “the sweetest bad-ass coach he knew.” Another colleague called me a “Steel...

Take Your Company’s Pulse 

So, let’s start at the beginning. I want you to think of your company as if it is one living organism. It’s the thing we use to get from one place to another, but it’s way bigger than our bodies! It’s easy to think of our bodies delivering us...

Bag the Bullshit

I’m all about getting rid of the bullshit in business. And at this time of year it’s rampant.  We witness “optional” company events, new specialized programs to kick off the New Year, and all sorts of employee perks to keep everyone on track...

COACHING BY NUMBERS…1, 2, 3…

Last spring, I had the pleasure of working with a class of university students on their final marketing project before graduation. In exchange, I gave them a workshop on how to deal with fear and how it could wreak havoc in your life – or not. Fear is a strong,...