Stepping Off the Fast Track…Is It Possible to Get Back on the Train?

There has been a theme in my conversations with leaders this past week…several executives talked about being content with where they are at in their careers. Their priorities have shifted. Goals they set years ago are suddenly not as important as they thought they were and they were wondering if this is a bad thing? Shouldn’t they want more? Isn’t it expected that they should keep striving to climb the corporate ladder? Are they committing corporate suicide by openly admitting they are happy with their current role and, for now, are not interested in staying on the fast track?

What Do You Value?

Before taking my coaching courses, I never gave much thought about what my values were. I remember that my parents taught me right from wrong and being raised in Quebec, we did go to Church on Sunday where I learned about being nice to others, sharing, helping people,...

Wellness

Wellness is a common topic with my clients. This might be about physical health, stress, time and much more. A simple wellness reminder I keep top of mind is MEDS. I picked this up from blogger extraordinaire,  Nicholas Bate. M is for meditation in whatever way you do...

A Day of Rest

A day of rest, usually through association with a religious Sabbath day, used to be the norm. With decline in attendance for most major religions, Sunday shopping and our 7/24 culture, the idea of day of rest seems all but gone. In his latest book, David Rock talks...