Coach’s Challenge 6/24/12 “What Not To Do”

Good day, team. I tend to focus on the strengths and positive aspects of any person or situation. This is often reflected in my weekly challenge since I believe that encouraging and inspiring others to take positive action is part of my job as a...

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Coach’s Challenge for 6/17/12 “The Creative Monopoly”

Good day, team. A few months ago, David Brooks wrote a very interesting article for the New York Times, “The Creative Monopoly.” For today’s challenge, I’d like to share a few paragraphs from that article in which he writes about the differences between competition and...

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Coach’s Challenge for 6/10/12 “Anger – Part 2”

Good day, team. This week, I’d like to respond to some of the comments I received from subscribers about last week’s anger challenge. Some people wished I had written more about what to do once the anger occurs. My intention in last week’s challenge was to...

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Coach’s Challenge for 6/3/12 “Anger”

Good day, team. This week’s challenge is about anger. Whether we like it or not, the state of anger happens to all of us from time to time. More often than not, expressing our anger causes more problems than we started with, and we are usually...

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Coach’s Challenge for 5/20/12 “Separation”

Good day, team. This week’s challenge is about separation. That is, how we sometimes separate ourselves from others, including family, co-workers and friends. All of us experience this sense of being separate from time to time. Sometimes it’s caused by a succession of failures, too much...

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Coach’s Challenge for 5/13/12 “Revel in Abundance”

Good day, team. The coach’s challenge this week is about abundance. Look around you. What do you see? Do you have everything you need? Do you have everything you want? What is the difference? Are you grateful for what you have, or do you find yourself...

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Coach’s Challenge for 4/22/12 “Self-doubt”

Good day team, This weeks challenge comes from a quote I read by the great French novelist and playwright, Honore de Balzac. “When you doubt your power, you give power to your doubt.” I think we all know what Balzac was referring to. When we...

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Coach’s Challenge for 4/15/12 “Poetry”

Good day, team. April is poetry month, and it always gives me an opportunity to share one of my favorite poems. Poetry speaks to our inner being more than our external personalities. It has a way of revealing something that we know is so true, that...

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