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Coaching Blog 34: A Week in the Life of a 10 Year Old

One of the misconceptions about coaches is that they will tell you what to do with your life and hand over some sort of step-by-step guide to ‘making it* better.’ If only I could. (If only you would listen.) It … Continue reading

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Coaching Blog 28: Tired of Being Tired ?

When my youngest child was about 7, she would spend hours dancing and singing along to High School Musical 2 – and when I say dancing and singing, I mean complicated steps that seem to have been choreographed by Savion … Continue reading

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Coaching Blog 13: What Would You Do For Money ?

    Although most (everyone ?) would say that they would not subject another person to a painful electric shock, just to make a little bit of money – research seems to prove otherwise.   The 2010 annual meeting of … Continue reading

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Coaching Blog 12: Stress Management: Look at Your Stomach & Eat Dark Chocolate

  A lecturer, when explaining stress management to an audience, raised a glass of water and asked: ‘How heavy is this glass of water?’   Answers called out ranged from 20g to 500g. The lecturer replied: ‘The absolute weight doesn’t … Continue reading

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Coaching Blog 5: International Families Day

    May 15th was International Families Day. For some reason, the title always makes me think of Mary Poppins. I have visions of ‘families’, i.e. man, wife and 2 lovely and well-behaved children having a self-congratulatory meal together to … Continue reading

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