in the Desert
There’s a canyon near Palm Springs, California which is home
to an stand of California Palm Trees. The palms in this oasis grow...
Oz in Our Minds
...if only I were different, I'd be happy. There’s a mental
model at work here that is as scary as those flying monkeys. ..
...by exercising the mental muscles that support resilience we can
be better prepared to cope and to get through a difficult time rather
than getting mired and stuck in it.
Taking a Personal Day
...how we might use the idea of “holiday” to reflect and
celebrate in more personal ways...
Many people want to escape conflict. The challenge arises when we
must hold conversations in which the value emerges from putting different
and conflicting perspectives out on the table...
There’s considerable evidence that people who make time to acknowledge
and express gratitude for their lives are happier than those who take
things for granted or focus on what they don’t have...
Even coaches get the blues...
...I sometimes encounter clients who feel that they, too, have lost
their original flavor in some translation process...
At the risk of sounding a little “woo-woo”, I acknowledge
that sometimes I do get signals from the universe about what I should
and should not be doing...
My proposal is to change life seasons by retiring some old questions
and wearing some new ones...
Have you ever noticed that dandelions have a great survival strategy?
This is when I start to get squirrelly...
You Hear Me Now?
Like cell phone coverage, we all have places in our lives where it’s
a challenge to effectively connect...
You Can Drive My Car
I zoom through life under the impression I’m in the driver’s
seat and I know where I’m going...