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How To Redefine Your Attitude Story

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How To Redefine Your Attitude Story

How do you retell your story? What recurring stories have come to define you? What aspects of your story replay today, every day?

The way you tell your story tends to set an expectation for your future - how will your “future-you” feel?

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Peak Time

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Peak Time

Have you ever noticed times when you feel at your physical and mental peak and times when you are not? Have you considered the times in the day or week when you are a more or less creative thinker or able to work at higher or lower intensity? When your concentration in meetings or your communication with colleagues is better or worse?

Until you do, you may be holding expectations and demands that are too high, setting yourself up for disappointment, fatigue and the ensuing attitude drop.

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The Impact Pause

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The Impact Pause

Occasionally I am asked to coach specifically on a leader’s gravitas, how they speak and present information verbally to shift and increase their impact. This Simple Note will give you a simple change that will increase the likelihood of you saying the right thing in the right way and at the right time.

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Self- Confidence

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Self- Confidence

At the core of our everyday confidence is a belief, of which we may or may not be aware, but it’s there. The belief that you can achieve, you can succeed, that you are in the right place, doing the right thing, being the best you can be.

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The Imagined Challenges of Delegation

The Imagined Challenges of Delegation

Delegation is an art but for so many speed and efficiency are lost, opportunities not grasped, as this skill gets blocked. Through thousands of coaching conversations with clients I’ve observed other blockages that are imagined but feel real to the faltering delegator.

Do You Flaunt Your Quirks?

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Do You Flaunt Your Quirks?

You were born unique, the only and original version of you, with a particular set of attributes and abilities. You are subconsciously drawn to certain things. You think and feel just the way you do.

You are a full set of quirks- a “quirk-set”- fully or partly developed. Are some of your quirks being hidden through fear of standing out? What might happen if you were to flaunt your quirks?

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The Shape Of You

The Shape Of You

We communicate non-verbally all the time, and not always deliberately or desirably!

When connecting and collaborating with others, most of us are, to some degree, aware of our body language and both consciously and unconsciously pick up on the signals being communicated through the body language of others. The meeting of these two message-communication units (you and them) often dictates the quality of connection and the can predicate the likely success of the outcome.