It’s so easy to come up with a million excuses to not do something. Success coaching has taught me the trick is to come up with just one reason why you should do it anyway. This morning before heading to the gym for my 30-minute boot camp class, I made the decision that after class I’d go for a … [Read more...] about Excuses Get You Nowhere
I shot a video for you this week, about productivity coaching. In it I talked about how humbled I was after my morning run. Don’t bother scrolling down to view it. There is no video here, just an image of one. You see, I played the video before sending it to my assistant. It was awful. The … [Read more...] about Why I am disappointed in myself
After 20-years of formal education Sammi has officially entered the work force. She started a job with a company called Story2. At their core, Story2 is a communications company. They help people convey their message through writing. She was hired as their Sales and Marketing Coordinator. Here’s … [Read more...] about She got a job!
Now that Sammi is back home with her dog, I am doing a bunch of dog sitting. Over the weekend Paul and I took Dani for a long walk in a nearby park full of wooded trails. Dani’s very friendly, but she’s a big dog and her bark is scary. When she’s running loose in a dog park she doesn’t bark at … [Read more...] about What does your voice say about you?
A couple of years ago I was concerned about becoming an “empty nester”. Well, here I am three years later, and over all of that time, I only had an empty nest for three months. You may remember that Eric started college only to come home a semester later and get a job. He was home for a … [Read more...] about Do you worry prematurely?
My friend Mike and I are birthday twins. Our birthday was yesterday (May 1). We’ve been friends for 22 years. We met when our first kids were infants, in a little play group. Over the past few years we’ve taken advantage of our shared birthday and celebrate together. We spent Sunday in NY City … [Read more...] about Don’t do it alone