Leadership is about understanding our power to influence those around us.
This was written about my friend Jenny, an oncology nurse, and is shared with her permission:
Most often we communicate from a place of need – our need to be heard, accepted, understood, our need to be liked, to sell an idea, to teach something. Our needs may be unarticulated or even unconscious, but they are often directing our interactions with others.
Have you ever wondered what life coaching is all about? It’s international coaching week, so I thought I’d give you an inside look at what working one-on-one with a coach is like, and some of what it taught me.
The most common form of despair is not being who you are.
I recently had the opportunity to speak at International Women’s Day. If you know anything about my journey, you’ll know that just 18 months ago I was terrified of public speaking – ice in my veins, no thoughts in my head kind of terrified. Why say yes?
Awareness creates choice. Vision fuels transformation. Courage moves us forward. These three together – awareness, vision and courage – birth aliveness and contribution.