Systems Serenity: how to get things done and be happy

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If you know me a little, you know that I work and thrive with systems. I have a LOT of systems When I coach my clients, at some point there is always going to be a session on systems. But … Continue reading

A Smart Woman’s Guide to the Universe

Have you ever read the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy? It is safe to say that it’s one of the funniest science fiction novels ever written. Seconds before the Earth is demolished for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is saved … Continue reading

WHY YOU NEED TO CHANGE THE WAY YOU LOOK AT THINGS

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As a coach, I help people to ‘see’ things. Often enough they are so deep into a problem or a situation that they cannot see the wood for the tree. I help them to change their perspective, to change the … Continue reading

How to say no

When I help my clients get clear (on what they want, don’t want, the new road they want to take, the new life they want to create…), they will find themselves suddenly unable to deal with the usual stuff that … Continue reading

Be kind to yourself

Be kind to yourself

These last weeks, I have not always felt good about myself. I am bone tired because my to do lists keep me from sleeping. I have painted walls, laid floors, cut down trees and bushes (which is a whole different … Continue reading

Do you set the bar too high?

I have a confession to make. Whenever someone asks me ‘How the hell do you do it all?’, I shrug and think ‘All?’. Because to me ‘all’ is ‘just a few projects’. Because to me ‘all’ is ‘nothing special’. Because … Continue reading

What you like best

In the wondrous world of blogging and email newsletters, it is not always easy to find what you want. Or to like what you find. My contribution is only a drop in this sea of information. Luckily I do get … Continue reading

Let’s get personal

Today I am sharing with you a list of gifts and little attentions that I found original because of the way you can personalize them. In our world of mass consumption, a personal little gift is always welcome. So below are … Continue reading

Do you small talk?

Four Happy People Talking

  Small talk is an informal type of discourse that does not cover any functional topics of conversation or any transactions that need to be addressed. (Wikipedia) When reading the definition of small talk above, you could wonder why we do it at all. Well, there … Continue reading

Life changes

Vintage Television

Remember when you watched television when you were young? The whole family gathered around the tv set, a clunky old thing like the one above, and there usually was no struggle on what to watch because there were only 3 … Continue reading