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Retirement: The New Dirty Word

Alanea Kowalski | Posted 06.08.2016 | Business
Alanea Kowalski

I'm fortunate to live in southern Europe with a lovely climate and a great airport for business travel. There are also a lot of retirees living here....

Coda: The High School Senior Decision That Became A College Freshman Evolution

Laura Berman Fortgang | Posted 06.07.2016 | Parents
Laura Berman Fortgang

Employable, profitable, steady. Isn't that what most people would want their kid's course of study and career trajectory to be? For my eldest son, that path lasted less than the first semester of his freshman year and I couldn't be happier.

9 Reasons a Life Coach Can Change Your Life Forever

Tom Casano | Posted 06.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Tom Casano

If you're looking for someone to help you find your purpose, your passion, your discipline, and your spirit, a life coach can fulfill each and every one of these needs and more. Knowing what you want and what you value is the first step to attaining happiness and success.

Risk Taking, Love, and Career Clarity

Crystal Marsh | Posted 05.03.2016 | Business
Crystal Marsh

Do something outside of what's usually normal or safe for you. Expansion is powerful -- it allows space for new possibilities. It makes you see things differently. Moreover, it can be incredibly empowering to do something you didn't think you could do.

Should You Hire a Life Coach?

Ashley Stahl | Posted 04.25.2016 | Business
Ashley Stahl

You don't need coaches -- you are perfect just as you are. They're just there to help you get clear and make the greatness you have to offer happen faster.

5 Reasons I (Finally) Hired a Professional Coach

Lindsey Wilson | Posted 04.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Lindsey Wilson

It's a conversation I have often with my clients so I know I'm not the only one. So I thought I'd share the five reasons (and excuses) I thought about in my journey to coaching:

Should You Launch A Coaching Business?

Ashley Stahl | Posted 04.19.2016 | Business
Ashley Stahl

A client recently told me that our work together has inspired her so much that she wants to be a coach. "Really?" I asked. "I thought you wanted to g...

What to Do If You've Been Passed Over for a Job Promotion

Diane Passage | Posted 04.14.2016 | Women
Diane Passage

I'll never forget how I felt when I was overlooked for a promotion. It was near the beginning of my career in advertising. I took pride in my job and went in to work everyday with one goal in mind: get promoted so I can work my way up the corporate ladder.

How to Build Your Support System in 3 Easy Steps

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 04.08.2016 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

If you feel stuck and alone, and have no clue how to get out of it, I have great news. The answer is not as difficult as you think. You don't have to get through this alone. But first, you need to be brave enough to ask for help.

The Pros and Cons of Making a Career Change

Diane Passage | Posted 04.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Diane Passage

Keeping the positives and negatives of career change in mind, follow your heart and back it up with a practical plan!

3 Leadership Myths That Are Keeping You Stuck

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 04.01.2016 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

New clients typically come to me believing in three common leadership myths that have limited their success. As their coach, my first goal is to clear their heads of these myths because they are all based on a lack mindset.

Overcoming Worldwide Employee Engagement Crisis by Engaging the Heart

Reiner Lomb | Posted 03.14.2016 | Business
Reiner Lomb

Worldwide, only 13% of employees working for an organization are engaged, according to a January 2016 Gallup report. This is shocking because it means...

How to reach out to influencers and thought leaders in your field

Margaret Olatunbosun | Posted 03.10.2016 | Business
Margaret Olatunbosun

It is most writers, freelancers, coaches' dreams to be able to post pictures of themselves and their favorite entrepreneurs on Instagram. You want to ...

10 Surprising Facts You Didn't Know About Life Coaches

Tom Casano | Posted 02.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Tom Casano

Above all, having a life coach is a valuable tool, and it is one of the best resources anyone can have on their path to career success. They aren't just there to tell you what to do, but they help you meet your real self.

Want to Know How to Find Your Passion?

Devin Martin | Posted 02.16.2016 | Business
Devin Martin

Following your heart is a skill. We might say it is a muscle. Like all muscles, it gets stronger with use. If you have spent the past decade or two not listening to your intuition, it is unlikely that you will suddenly be struck with absolute clarity and conviction.

What Do Eyelashes Have to Do With Your Career Goals?

Laura Berman Fortgang | Posted 02.16.2016 | Women
Laura Berman Fortgang

Whether you're just starting out or are well-established, paying attention to and connecting with the people in your sphere is very important.

What Do You Value?

Tracey Burns | Posted 02.11.2016 | Business
Tracey Burns

For years I have worked with brands helping to determine their values as part of a bigger brand strategy. A brands' values drive and unify the internal culture and behaviour of its organisation.

3 Reasons Why I Help Immigrants Find Jobs

Li Lin | Posted 01.19.2016 | Business
Li Lin

I'll never forget when I was able to help one of my TOEFL students find a job after a 1 year gap in his resume. About a year ago, I was able to help...

Successful Millennials Need Career Coaches

Erika Ashley Couto | Posted 01.05.2016 | Business
Erika Ashley Couto

In our fast-moving society that relies on technology and Tinder to get by, it's become clear that there are two kinds of millennials: Those who've made a five-year plan and are sticking to it and those who have absolutely no idea what they're doing.

3 Things Immigrants Can Learn From Americans on Job Hunting

Li Lin | Posted 12.10.2015 | Impact
Li Lin

Here are some of the things I wish I had known before I started my job search in the US and what I tell my immigrant clients. Whether you're a native-born American or an immigrant, these are good reminders for when you're out job hunting.

What Teaching English to 3-Year-Olds Taught Me About How to Get Back on Track After a Business Setback

Davis Truyen | Posted 12.02.2015 | Business
Davis Truyen

When I heard about a job teaching English to small children, it sounded like an interesting job, and probably not too difficult. But it turned out to be more than interesting... It proved to be a big challenge, but having great rewards.

What Is it Time to Let Go of?

Shawn Tolleson | Posted 10.20.2015 | Entertainment
Shawn Tolleson

Sometimes it can be helpful to consciously assess our lives. Instead of leaving things behind because of circumstance, to proactively choose what activities, people and objects we want to have in our lives now. What our values are now, and then to seek out what reflect those values.

Three Key Ingredients to Giving Yourself Permission

Whitney Hess | Posted 09.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Whitney Hess

You can't give yourself permission just once and hope things will change. It's a process. And you can't do it alone. It's a pilgrimage. Let's go there together.

What Are You Afraid of Anyway?

Amanda Yuill | Posted 09.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Amanda Yuill

Next time you are worrying about something, ask yourself what the specific scenario you are worried about is. The more you can practice getting clear on this, the better prepared you will be when it comes to evaluating risk!

5 Signs It's Time To Quit

Lauren Zander | Posted 09.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Lauren Zander

It's a big decision! If you're feeling stuck, but not clear on the next steps consider weighing your current work situation against the following variables. If you can relate to any or all of them, it's time to plot out your exit strategy and move on to your next big thing.