Entries from October 2007

Striving and Thriving

Date October 31, 2007

Striving and Thriving In recent years the field of Coaching started expanding from the corporate world for work-related performance to private lives for all sorts of personal improvement. People are now seeking Personal Coaching to accomplish specific goals. But many are looking for something bigger and less defined.We want more purpose and meaning in our […]

Our Children Are Following—Where Are We Leading?

Date October 29, 2007

The Mentorship Approach With Kids & Teens Adapted from an article written for the Highland Meadow Montessori Academy Newsletter I work as a volunteer child advocate with CASA of Tarrant County and have a fantastic supervisor named Charlotte Smith. Last month she received a community service award from the Tarrant County Black Bar Association. I […]

Cultivating Community

Date October 29, 2007

The Mentorship Approach With Teams & Groups What makes a community? This is the question my friend Sarah Sharp used to begin a telecourse called Cultivating Community we co-presented at the beginning of the month.

My Discovery Day

Date October 26, 2007

Pursuit of Happiness: Work & Play This is a journal style account of my day off, taken to learn more about my interests and passions and unique way of viewing the world. I’m sharing the day in detail to encourage you to take a day off and see how much you can learn about yourself. […]

Beyond Greed

Date October 20, 2007

Pursuit of Happiness: Money One huge obstacle people often face when they’re ready to make big changes to improve their lives is money. At least, it looks like money’s the problem to most of us. We want a different job or a completely different career but need the current salary level to cover all our […]

Elephant Burgers

Date October 19, 2007

Elephant Burgers Q-How do you eat an elephant? A-One bite at a time! Q-What if you get bored eating elephant? A-Make elephant burgers! One of the discussions on the Fast Track Your Dream forum for people in creative career transition brought up the question of finding time in a busy schedule to take steps towards […]