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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 17: I won’t network; don’t ask me 2

Turns out, to get people to recommend you, you need to recommend them (since we’re all psychologically conditioned to return a favour – see Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert Cialdini). Focussing on this conditioning, members of many closed … Continue reading

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Coaching Blog 16: I won’t network; don’t ask me 1

The one thing I hear, continuously, like an irritating song you only half know, half hear while out somewhere and then spend the next 4 hours singing over and over, is …. ‘if you’re going to be self-employed, you going … Continue reading

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Coaching Blog 14: Did You Bring Lunch ?

    It’s March 6, 1971 and Muhammad Ali (one of my heroes) after 3 years out of the ring, was attempting to regain his Heavyweight Championship title from Joe Frazier. Ali had previously been stripped of the title and … 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 6: Anyone Can Call Themselves A Coach

  The American comedy show ‘ The Daily Show’ made fun of what I do, by stating ‘a life coach is really like a friend who charges.’ When asking the (hopefully imaginary) Life Coach ‘how does one become a coach?’ … Continue reading

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Coaching Blog 3: So What Do You Do Then ?

Apologies, I realise I haven’t actually introduced myself since I started this blog. I’m Paulette, Paulette Campbell and I’m a Personal & Professional Coach. What’s that then ? I hate it when I get that follow-on question – I haven’t … Continue reading

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Coaching Blog 2: Happy Easter

One of the important things I work with my clients to establish is a seperation between work and home. The Easter weekend provides a superb time to switch off from the pressures of our work lives and to spend time … Continue reading

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