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Tiger and You

As the Tiger Woods story unfolds, I’ve been intrigued by the public’s fascination by it. What is it that people can’t get enough of? Are they feasting on the demise of another person or is this just another reality TV episode, only it’s real? The essential question is how did Tiger get into this situation […]

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I’ll Do It Later

Is this you? You’re really busy this week, with lots of deadlines to meet. But as soon as the dust clears, you plan to start working on the other things that need to get done. You know, the ones without a deadline. I’ll get to it as soon as I can. But how long has […]

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Handle A Screw Up

One of my coaching clients began our coaching call distraught and shaken. He reported that he missed a deadline he committed to, disappointing a client and a regulatory agent in the process. As I asked him about it, he revealed how he handled it—something you learn from.  First, he admitted to both that it was […]

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The Best Time to Change

Early on when I had a clinical counseling practice, one of my clients would call me after he broke up with his latest girlfriend. We would review his experience to learn what he should do differently next time. Then we would part ways until months later, when he would call me following his latest break […]

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How Do You View Your Work?

For the past two weeks, professionals have weighed in on how they view their work on a poll on this website’s homepage. There is no statistical significance to the findings, but it’s always interesting to me how people view their profession. The poll results are in and you indicated several things. 1. Better than half of the professionals […]

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