Wonderful Coaching Session

Posted: 30 Mar 2012 | coaching, motivation, actions, Linh, learnings, insights

I wrote this article after Linh's coaching session with me just last night. Thank you Linh, for a wonderful session.

Looking back at those early days, I was engaged as Linh's career coach, during a time when she was considering a career change and possibly a clearer direction forward. By the 4th session, she has gone for two interviews, and by the 5th, she has accepted a new role.

Linh's coaching journey with me started 3 years ago, and it is now that we see what a long way we have come.

Not all coaching journeys are about dilemmas, issues or challenges. This evening, the conversation was centered around actions taken, learning and insights gained from workshops and courses she took. Through the...


Posted: 29 Mar 2012 | coaching, writing, motivation, decision, articles, procrastination, beliefs

Today I come to a decision. I will continue to write and post articles onto my website.

When I first set up the “articles” section of my website, the intention was to share interesting and motivational news and information, and in doing so, to drive traffic to my website. This intention remains unchanged from day one.

There was a time when I wrote and posted daily. I stopped because of feedback that I wasn’t writing well enough. On hindsight, I now believe the comment was not that my writing was bad, but that it could be better.

My belief had always been that I speak better than I write. So this belief of mine was reinforced by the feedback and I stopped writing...