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)

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)

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?

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.

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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)

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

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

When I first met Lori, I was in a rut. Having spent 25 years in the same industry, I was bored, max’d out and didn't know what to do next.  I was pigeon-holed into an industry that I was not so fond of, and saw no way to get out.  I felt trapped. Lori understood my predicament, as she had seen it all before -- she was sympathetic, but resolute in knowing that she could help me find answers.  I took great solace in that! 

Through several sessions and dozens of exercises, I began to get a clearer picture of who I am, and where my strengths and talents truly lie.  Working with Lori, I was able to translate that understanding into updated, targeted resumes that quickly produced interviews and gave me the confidence to express myself better than ever before. 

Consulting a Career Coach should be mandatory for anyone in today's work force, and Lori is the best at her profession.

Robert J. Norris, Warrenville, IL