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Are you Aware of Your Frustration Level and its Impact?

On a scale of 1-10, how frustrated are you feeling today? Frustration is often an emotion that goes undetected. Sure, we can experience the full-blown, traffic-jam frustration that gets you gripping the steering wheel with-white knuckle intensity (I learnt to drive in Italy – need I say more)!

Oct 13, 2020

Topics: Coaching & Mentoring

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The Limits of Humility: 5 Zones of Ego

“I gave you my ship because I saw greatness in you. And now, I see you haven’t got an ounce of humility… You violated a dozen Starfleet regulations and almost got everyone under your command killed… you think you’re infallible...

Mar 6, 2020

Topics: Coaching & Mentoring

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Questions for Coaching: 85 All-Purpose Killer Questions

What follows is a list of all-purpose questions that, while perhaps best suited to coaching conversations, can be applied to a wide variety of contexts, supplementing any facilitator or curious human’s mental tool kit. Mix, match or re-mould as you see fit.

Jan 28, 2020

Topics: Coaching & Mentoring

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Coaching Framework: The Growth Rings

“What makes you comfortable will ruin you, and only in a state of discomfort can you continually grow.” — Bill Eckstrom. According to Bill Eckstrom, there are 4 main zones of growth but only one where growth truly occurs. 

Dec 13, 2019

Topics: Coaching & Mentoring

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4 Principles for Coaching & Building a Better Hero

Without doubt, video editing is the art form I most love and admire. When sound and image are put together in a certain way, by someone who is a master of the craft, the effect is, for lack of a more dramatic word, transcendent.

Nov 3, 2019

Topics: Coaching & Mentoring

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Top 15 Reasons to Use a Coach

1. Life’s Too Short. When you’re 90 years old and looking back on your life, will you wish you had spent more time at the office, working on achieving someone else's goals, or wish you had spent more time working on your goals?

Sep 16, 2016

Topics: Coaching & Mentoring

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Coaching Example with DISC, Motivators & EQ


As a coach, we are often faced with the challenges of getting to know how to best communicate, motivate, and influence a person. Unfortunately, we are always bound by the amount of time we can dedicate to this pursuit.

May 27, 2012

Topics: Coaching & Mentoring

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