Want to Make Brilliant Career Decisions? Stop Trying so Hard!

In years of coaching adults confronting difficult career decisions, I have observed one common denominator: this stuff is HARD, and many otherwise bright, capable people struggle mightily with it.  If you feel that way, believe me, you have lots of company. Buy why? ...

The Ladder of Inference

If you love lots of drama in your life, stop reading this now. Here’s a phenomenon I’ve been talking to my clients about lately.    It explains how we create a lot of drama and anguish for ourselves and others, usually without being aware of it. ...

The Power of Commitment

Feel like you have a mountain to climb? Maybe you’ll find some inspiration from someone who actually climbed the Himalayas! Although the language is a little flowery, I love this quote. A copy has hung right in front of me at my workspace for over ten years. These...