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Feel It Through

Oct/13 By

Do you ever get so angry you can feel your throat close-up? Or you can feel the tears well up? Or you can actually feel yourself holding your breath? Do

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The Gold Is In The Pause

Oct/3 By

Do you ever get caught up in work? You are working on a project and either you are so enthusiastic about it or anxious about finishing it by a deadline

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Lead By Action

Jul/31 By

“Everyone wants to be heard and no one wants to listen.” My friend and colleague has said this for years.   He’s right. Let’s face it, if we’re honest with

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Today I Am Awesome Because…

Jul/19 By

How many times do you start a sentence like that? I suspect the answer is likely: Not often or Never. Now how many times do you think or say the

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How You Start The Day Matters

May/15 By

The world had started without me again and I needed to catch-up. I used to wake up at 5:30am get breakfast and coffee ready then settle down in front of

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Rage

Mar/7 By

I have witnessed the RAGE of women. Ashley Judd epitomized this when reciting the words of Nina Donovan at the Women’s March on January 21, 2017. With those words I

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My Story: The Conflict Within.

Dec/9 By

A few years ago I found myself being interviewed for a job in Kinshasa, in the Democratic Republic of Congo. I was struggling back then. I literally lived from pay-cheque

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Something more dangerous than the President-elect (and how a conflict resolution approach can help).

Nov/21 By

Since Wednesday November 9th (2016) I’ve been practicing something that I preach: Pausing. Being Curious. Reflecting. Observing. Actively listening. My circle of friends and colleagues all seem to be on

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One Way To Build Your Resilience.

Oct/27 By

Experiencing something upsetting or traumatic, whether in our work or personal life, immediately makes many people recoil and isolate themselves. We suck it up. We decide it’s better to be

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How to Get Someone To Listen To You.

Oct/5 By

A friend of mine says, when it comes to conflicts, “We all want to be heard but no one wants to listen.” So how do you get to be heard?