Being a professional life coach for teens has its benefits and challenges. Frankly, most of the benefits come from my wonderful adolescent clients. Ironically, the biggest challenges come from my own teenage children. My oldest daughter is a senior in high school, and when it came to the “sex talk” I was told that I was not the appropriate parent. Even though I had numerous conversations time and again with other teens, it was clear that I wasn’t allowed to speak with her about this topic. I was given the reasons, relinquished that role and
It's fall! In the Midwest, trees' leaves are beginning to change colors creating a gorgeous palette of red, yellow, purple, brown and green. It is a season for bundling up and cheering on your favorite football tea and for drinking apple cider. Just as our calendar year has its seasons, so too does your marriage. When you notice that your relationship has changed, it can be disconcerting. You might worry that love has died or doubt your partner's feelings for you.
As a person committed to reading, researching and learning, I often get to the point where I have taken in so much information that I have no other choice than to throw some of it out! In the area of relationships and love, this is even more necessary. There are so many conflicting ideas about how to do relationships, that the whole thing becomes a mass of confusion. What seems to be most important is to keep returning to the question: ‘Is this true for me?’
Too often, being a wingman gets a bad reputation. You think that you'll have to confirm your friends b.s. story about how he's a pediatric surgeon and a millionaire software entrepreneur and how all his exes say he ruined them for other men, but the truth is much simpler: we all need help and support when we're trying to meet new people.
After spending the last few months speaking at Universities throughout the Northeast, there is one question that keeps coming up. What is the best approach and how do I close the deal. Over and over guys at schools have asked this question. This month I decided that I am going to take 3 places on 3 different campuses and show you how to approach, talk and score the digits in under 2 minutes. We will call this approach 2 minute warning. There are 5 steps to this approach.
I am taking some time off to explore the experience of losing my mom. While I am away, I thought I’d share with you my top posts of all time. Whether you have read this particular post or not, I think you will find the content practical and helpful. I am excited to share it with you again! Thanks for sending love and light to me and my seven brothers during this pivotal time. I know this will come as a real shock to you…..but….some men think they are always right!!
Sometimes, fear and anxiety can overwhelm us when we have to be a leader. Being a leader requires the ability to lead people in doing a certain task. This can sometimes be a little scary. As a result, here is list of ways in how to reduce the fear and anxiety of being a leader. The first thing a person must understand is that you need to know what the task that needs to be accomplished. Knowing what you must do is important and can save you a lot of time and stress. It would be a waste of time if you performed a task for a few weeks and realized that it was a waste of time.
Stress and anxiety are very common when you work in business. As a result, here is a list of techniques that a business person can use to help manage their daily stresses and anxieties. Sometimes, we get stressed when everything happens all at once. When this happens, a person should take a deep breath and try to find something to do for a few minutes to get their mind off of the problem. A person could take a walk, listen to some music, read the newspaper or do an activity that will give them a fresh perspective on things.
Successful authors and celebrities sometimes have to make the decision whether or not to seek the services of a publicist. Here are a few things to think about before hiring a publicist. What are my short and long term goals as an expert in my field? What marketing techniques can I do on my own? What would I want my publicist to do? What is my monthly budget? What kind of publicist do I want? Is my publicist achieving my goals?
You’re an expert in your field who is making ends meet. You also have limited resources and a limited budget. One day, you get a phone call or email from a national TV show asking if you want to do a live appearance on their show. While your friends are happy for you as you get that unique chance to be on national TV show, you wonder if you have what it takes to be on a show that will be seen by millions around the country. You start to doubt yourself and fear takes over. What do you do?