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What’s so great about fitting in?

What’s so great about fitting in?

As an only child and one of the youngest in my class I spent a lot of time in junior school trying to figure out the rules of social engagement. I managed well enough to avoid being bullied but it took me quite some time to become comfortable in my own skin and to figure … Continue reading

I am powerful

I am powerful

If you can recognize a purpose which is yours to fulfil you will find the internal and external resources to realize it, no matter what the odds. Continue reading

The ending phase of transition: It is time to let go of….

The ending phase of transition: It is time to let go of….

” Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end. “ We tend not to like endings. Beginnings are so much more attractive, yet, whenever we begin something new something in our lives is also ending. William Bridges, expert on change and transition, expresses it in this way: ” We usually fail to discover our … Continue reading

Taking the plunge – Facing the fear.

Taking the plunge – Facing the fear.

Do you know that something in your life needs to change, but you either don’t know how to start or where to start , or you are too afraid of where starting may take you? In attempting an answer, I turn to David Whyte. This time from the opening stanza of his poem, Start Close … Continue reading

Creating the future you want

Creating the future you want

            “Your future is your property. Because, by definition, it hasn’t happened yet, it exists only in your mind. This means that you can choose to make it whatever you want. The act of making your future bigger than your past is the very act of growth itself: the bigger … Continue reading

Embracing Change

Embracing Change

  Jonah was chosen to be one of the most radical change agents in the bible. He did not want to change nor did he want to bring God’s word of salvation to the Ninevites. He would much rather have had them destroyed. But when God chooses someone to be an agent of change, that’s … Continue reading

Career Coaching

Career Coaching

Which way forward? You are at a cross-roads:  Something needs to change. The course of study you chose so confidently a year or two ago no longer feels right. You have been in the same career or the same job for many years. You have little  passion for it left. You wonder if there is … Continue reading