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Job Search Advice from The Success Coach

Job Search Advice from The Success Coach

People just starting their careers are impacted by COVID. People who were climbing the executive ladder are impacted too and so are people who aren’t ready to retire yet. With companies downsizing, sending some of their workforces off-shore, it has never been more...

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The New Business Landscape: Keeping Your Distance

The New Business Landscape: Keeping Your Distance

The new business landscape that we are in, has an awful lot of us separated in our togetherness. Working remotely is the  new norm, rather than the luxury or rarity it once was. But how do we prepare for this new reality? Key Learnings In this April 26, 2020 article,...

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Coaching – The Perfect Grad Gift For Your Biz-Whiz Kid

Coaching – The Perfect Grad Gift For Your Biz-Whiz Kid

Career Coaching – it is the ideal grad gift for your children. I figure that this is the optimum time to talk about this subject – for two reasons. I am certain that over the last few months, you’ll have read about the great college admissions scam, with parents...

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I Want to Quit My Job as a Manager!

I Want to Quit My Job as a Manager!

As a Career Transition or Outplacement Coach, I have met many managers over the years who were not happy with their jobs.  Interestingly, they became happy once they were laid off from their role as a manager! These clients felt that they were executives and managers...

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5 Things To Do To Be A Happier Manager

5 Things To Do To Be A Happier Manager

If you want to be a happier manager, you’re not alone! In a 2011 Berrett-Koehler survey of 150 leaders, a stunning 68% of managers confessed they don't actually like being managers. So what can you do about it? The best leaders can see it as the signal to make a...

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Would A Business Coach Have Helped BCW?

Would A Business Coach Have Helped BCW?

Tackling business including how to achieve goals, set priorities and improve skills is often helped by a great cup of coffee (or tea or juice). As a business/career coach, I sometimes treat clients and colleagues, as I advise them on many career and management issues....

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Dragons’ Den Interview With Brian Epstein

Dragons’ Den Interview With Brian Epstein

I was recently interviewed by Dragons' Den for my expertise on working with friends. Here is the article they published. Working with a friend seems like a logical and fun proposition. A friendship at work (a “workship,” if you will) can come in many forms — hiring a...

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Need Help With Leadership Skills? Learn Emotional Intelligence

Need Help With Leadership Skills? Learn Emotional Intelligence

Developing your leadership skills has to do with many things – including Emotional Intelligence (E.I.). It’s no mystery. E.I. is a powerful tool and behaviour that will help you achieve business goals and improve your leadership skills. Forbes Magazine calls E.I. ‘the...

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