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Personal Power is where the Real Power is

I listened to the news and sighed. My body felt heavy. My heart hurt. I recognized the need to listen to the details – to hear the personal stories and to cry alongside everyone affected. I also recognized the need to keep myself separate. Not in order to block it out or deny that this …

Your Personal Power

Uncertainty – in ourselves, in what’s going to happen next, in our world – can be disconcerting and even scary. It can leave us feeling as if we’re being swept away by some force that we have no control over. This is a perfect time to remember a most effective ally – your own Personal …

The Refreshing Power of Gentleness

Recently, I was a coach at the Career Center at the Watermark Conference for women. Twenty or so of us coaches sat as the 6,000 conference attendees had the opportunity to come and get some coaching from us in short increments of 20 minutes. It was a full day of listening to the wide array …

3 Questions to Lead You Back to Powerful You

So, you’re moving along your day and everything is fine, maybe even much better than fine. Then, something happens. It might be a comment from someone, a phone call, a situation that arises or even something that you hear on the news. Suddenly it’s like a little button is pushed as something in your mind …