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Can you believe the things you say to yourself?

Would you speak to someone else the same way to speak to yourself? Eeks. I don’t think so. Do any of these phrases sound familiar? “You aren’t good at that.” “You will never be as successful as her.” “Who do you think you are?” “You’ll never be THAT attractive.” “You’ll never get a decent job. They’ll figure out you are an imposter.” “You should give up right now. Don’t even try.” Put simply, “You aren’t…
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Real Results – From a Real Client’s Perspective

When the time is right for client to end a series of coaching sessions, part of the process is to help them reflect on what they’ve learned and how far they have come. It is also a moment to acknowledge their personal progress. Clients are asked to answer a series of “Completion Questions” and I am sharing this particular Completion Form from a recent client (with approval of course). My hope in sharing it is…
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COVID Causing You to Rethink Your Job/Career?

Here’s what to do. Many of us have been working from home, alone or spending time with our kids, our spouse or significant other, maybe even our parents—and actually enjoying it. We’ve enjoyed the easy conversations, getting to know neighbors, friends and relatives at a different level. And maybe they have even liked being with US as well. Perhaps that work/life balance feels more in line with what fulfills you—more time for family and friends,…
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What motivates health care workers to risk their lives? (and aren’t they amazing?)

This week, Frontline ran a documentary on how medical teams responded to the pandemic in Italy. There were so many examples of bravery, compassion and concern–nurses who stayed with patients because family couldn’t, doctors who sat for hours with coma patients because they wanted them to pull through, workers who risked their lives and gave up their family life to go to the hospital to care for complete strangers. It was moving to see the…
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Meet Amy Berenson from Compass Coaching

Some insight into what Amy is like . . . Interview by Discover Marblehead Tell us about your business. I started Compass Coaching to help adults in career transition. With a Life Coach Certification and 25 years in Human Resources, my goal is to empower professionals to create the work of their dreams. I have three specialties: new graduates, people reassessing corporate, and retirees. Incredible things happen if you work with a coach to clarify your priorities and take…
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