Don't Let Fear Stop You (Transform Your Fear into Power)

We all get scared. Fear is a normal part of life. But if you don’t know how to handle and respond to fear, it can be crippling. Roughly 90% of my clients come to me with a fear that it will not be possible for them to identify a career they love. Perhaps you too . . . → Read More: Don’t Let Fear Stop You (Transform Your Fear into Power)

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Confidence for Scaredy Cats (Like Me)

Is lack of self-confidence the one big obstacle blocking you from doing what you love?

When I first met Marty, he longed to pursue a career he’d really love. He wanted a job with meaning and that felt purposeful. He knew having such a job and career would transform his life. He wanted it so . . . → Read More: Confidence for Scaredy Cats (Like Me)

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If not now, when?

If you have ever considered making a change in your life or your career, you may have asked yourself ‘if not now, when?” This article is different from what I usually write, this is MY story, and it’s the moment when I seriously considered ‘if not now, when?’

The company I was working for was . . . → Read More: If not now, when?

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Do You Have a Plan? (Newsletter Vol 1 Issue 10)

Live A Better Life Newsletter (Tools and Tips for Intentional Living)

Volume 1 Issue 10, June 22, 2009 Do You Have a Plan? Subscribe now!

In This Issue:

Ah, the Irony! Do You Have a Plan? Recommended Resources Contact Me About this Newsletter

Ah, the Irony!

”Write what you know,” is what the experts say.

. . . → Read More: Do You Have a Plan? (Newsletter Vol 1 Issue 10)

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Dealing with Doubts and Your Dream (Newsletter Vol 1 Issue 9)

Live A Better Life Newsletter (Tools and Tips for Intentional Living)

Volume 1 Issue 9, May 11, 2009 Dealing with Doubts and Your Dream Subscribe now!

In This Issue:

Greetings! Dealing with Doubts and Your Dream Recommended Resources Contact Me About this Newsletter

Greetings!

Sometimes it appears that whenever we begin to take action toward . . . → Read More: Dealing with Doubts and Your Dream (Newsletter Vol 1 Issue 9)

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Week 2 of Enjoying and Appreciating Life As It Is

Thanksgiving is behind us here in the US. And the holiday shopping frenzy is ramping up. It can be easy to forget what giving really is. It can also be easy to think we have too little to offer. So here’s this week’s suggestion.

Collect your loose change for 1 week – and give it . . . → Read More: Week 2 of Enjoying and Appreciating Life As It Is

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Overcome Your Fear (Newsletter Vol 1 Issue 3)

Coach for a Better Life Newsletter Overcome Your Fear Volume 1 Issue 3, November 10, 2008

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Client Stories

 I was looking to make large changes in my life, both job and city.  I was a happy midwestern resident for nearly 30 years but wanted to see what life on a coast was like and get a dream job.  This was a tall order and going into it I thought I would have to make large compromises on parts of my dreams to get any of it.  

I went to Lori to help me achieve these dreams.  It was the best decision I made.

She focused on two things right out of the gate:
  1. clarify my goals, both personal and professional
  2. get me to stop selling myself short

These twin achievements allowed me to approach my hunt with confidence, patience and focus.  My original dream job was to try and combine my technical joys with a personal one.  I enjoy large scale data processing with cutting edge tools, music and baseball.  Through the tools Lori taught me and helped me unearth in myself I got that gig that would have fallen into day dream territory before our work together.  

And yeah, there's platinum records on the walls of my lobby and I have tons of data to process.

Pat Christopher, Intelligence Engineer, Seattle, WA