“Most people don’t have the power of persuasion… It’s about connection. It’s about two people, .. trying to understand each other and reach common ground.”… Read more →
We all have powerful areas and moments in our lives where we feel really capable and effective. But, we also know that the feeling of power and flow is sometimes very hard to achieve. For most of us, there are areas of life that we avoid, or have given up on entirely. What if all of your life could be lived In The Zone?… Read more →
There’s a lot of great writing on being in The Zone but I am amused that one author wrote that “Being in The Zone is when everything goes right!” I couldn’t disagree more.… Read more →
More lunchtime reflection.
Last Friday I had some great news on a big project, and then this morning, Monday, I had some very frustrating news. My reaction was immediate, strong, and emotional. Fortunately, my reaction was also personal and internal, and not expressed to others immediately.… Read more →
Alex came to me recently and said “Bill, I think I’ve lost my passion for work. I’m beginning to think this whole business is maybe not for me.”
Have you ever felt like you were losing your passion? It’s not uncommon to lose your zeal when you experience setbacks. These are the questions I use to help my executive coaching clients. … Read more →
At the Oakland Grill counter. Post steak salad lunch, on a warm and sunny Friday. Avoiding my daily writing task. I took on writing daily but have not been hitting the daily part just yet.
It seems that anytime we take on something new, we go through some stages…… Read more →