A reminder that everything begins with a simple question, like “Can’t we plant a garden?” gardening withlove from withlove project on Vimeo.
Coaching is not just about what my coaching clients learn from me. It’s also about what I learn from my coaching clients! And no matter how many times I re-discover a useful lesson, I love getting reminded again and again. Don’t you? After tragedy, embrace change. Be open. Keep digging deeper into yourself. Begin again […]
I love my coaching clients! They’re successful, and smart, and funny. Ambitious, and big-hearted. I know it’s a good thing when they finish with coaching, with renewed vigor and power, but I miss them all the same. So it’s nice hearing from “alums.” Here’s a note I recently received: I think often about our conversations […]
Still spring cleaning! Rooting around in a pile of papers, I found this lovely article written by Melanie Spencer back when she was with the Austin American-Statesman, in September 2007. Reminds me that we’re coming up the tenth anniversary of Clarity: How to Accomplish What Matters Most. (And I still love the Upper Crust’s lemonade […]
I’m still spring-cleaning, and I’d really love to reduce my inventory of books! So when you buy one copy of CLARITY: How to Accomplish What Matters Most, I’ll send you a second copy for free. And no extra mailing cost, either. Learn more about my CLARITY book “A practical, creative guide for living every day […]
Blast from the past! Here’s a fun conversation I had with professional organizer extraordinaire Lorie Marrero several years ago, about an issue that never gets old: how to be more focused. We talked about how the world conspires to keep us scattered, on high-alert for the boss’ next email, and about how we can keep […]
The cat gave curiosity a bad rap. There’s nothing fatal about curiosity. In fact, it’s a great way to feel calmer and more alive. I began thinking about curiosity when I recently read an article about public speaking. One of the top tips was: be curious about your audience. And it reminded me that, back […]
A reader writes: “I’m having a hard time balancing the spiritual wisdom of letting go of expectations and letting my life unfold one day at a time with the practical idea that I need to strategize, plan and prioritize so that I can accomplish my goals and create the life I want. How do I […]
It’s still January, and I’m still thinking about the new year, new goals, new intentions. How do we organize our hopes and dreams into an achievable form? When I was teaching at UT-Austin, I usually distributed a mid-semester course evaluation, which I stole from a professor of mine, who borrowed it from her brother, also […]
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