Considering writing a book? It can be a long and difficult path. (I know. See why I almost gave up on writing The Coaching Habit.) However, my friend, Jen Louden, knows a thing or two about writing. Jen is the Read More
Truly doing just one thing at a time; and believing in ourselves. Two fairly straightforward concepts, yet they can be surprisingly difficult to master, even for the best of us. This week’s Twofer looks at how to stay present in Read More
What role will compassion — for yourself, for others — play in your day?
Brian Scudamore is a serial entrepreneur and passionate people-person. He is well known for pioneering the professional junk-hauling industry with 1-800-GOT-JUNK? He’s added brands in the painting, moving and home-detailing industries under the O2E Brands banner. I had the pleasure Read More
Today I’m talking to Brian Scudamore, founder of 1-800-GOT-JUNK? When Brian was eighteen, he dropped out of high school. Then he talked his way into college, only to drop out again. Finally, he took $700 to start 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, a home service Read More
How are your New Year’s Resolutions playing out? Did you have a sort of Bridget Jones’s list (“Resolution number one: Obviously will lose twenty pounds”) or were you more practical in your ideas, setting your sights on becoming a better Read More
Understanding the way our minds function is incredibly valuable in delivering our best work — that is, Great Work. This week offers up an article from Inc.com that looks at how doodling and feedback can be used to our professional Read More
Sometimes, there is no easy path. You can get through this. Find your focus.
After two years at an Internet start-up followed by five and a half years at Google — where she held the position of Career Development Program Manager — Jenny Blake left corporate life in 2011 to start her own company. Read More