Category Archives: Intrepid Entrepreneur

Relegated to 2nd Class Success when You’re Carrying a 1st Class Ticket?

I’m writing this from 30,000 feet, aboard an American Airlines flight as I head to Dallas to see my daughter. I fly First Class whenever I can (the benefits outweigh the cost) but when I went to book the ticket … Continue reading

Posted in Career Focus, Career Wisdom, For Career Coaches, Intrepid Entrepreneur, Personal Branding, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brain Coach: Rational vs. Emotive Optimism

Earlier, you heard about “Rational Optimism”—how we can lean toward thinking about positive outcomes for the situations in our lives. This is the cognitive (thinking) side of Optimism.

Posted in Career Focus, Career Wisdom, For Career Coaches, Intrepid Entrepreneur, Intrepid Entrepreneur, Personal Branding, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brain Coach: Why Optimism Gets a Bad Rap

Optimism often gets a bad wrap. Many people think if you are an optimist, you have your head in the clouds and you are oblivious to reality. Many people prefer to say “I’m a realist.” (Few people would openly admit, … Continue reading

Posted in Career Focus, Career Wisdom, For Career Coaches, Intrepid Entrepreneur, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brain Coach: How long does it REALLY take to create a habit?

The following is a brain-based coaching insight, complete with coaching tips on the bottom. It is the first part of a 5-part series. According to a study by Lally and Gardner (2013), the average time for their research participants to … Continue reading

Posted in Career Focus, For Career Coaches, Intrepid Entrepreneur, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment