self awareness

Finding Your Peace: People, Place, and Purpose

How at Peace are You? This might sound like an odd question to some, but how much peace do you have in your life right now? How content are your heart and mind with the various aspects of life and routine at the moment? What if there was a way to do a quick self-assessment […]

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Plotting a Course for the Future: 7 Ways to Lead Yourself Today

“Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.”  – Carl Jung As the founder of Jungian Typology and creator of 3 out of 4 Myers-Briggs preference sets, Carl Jung seems to know a little bit about how to make the unconscious conscious. But that doesn’t take […]

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What’s Your ROI? Investing Your Time Better at Home & Work

How do you know when things are worth your investment of time, effort, or resources? Do you draw up a list of pros and cons? Compare financial return versus cost? Or maybe you approximate the relational capital you generate? Perhaps you simply gauge the pure enjoyment and life giving nature of whatever you are considering […]

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Words That Heal and Words That Steal

“Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” While viewed by many as a reminder to be “tough” and to not give the words of others more power than they are due, the fact is that this long-standing bit of wisdom is simply not true. Words can do more than […]

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Why Your Leadership Journey Matters

What makes you who you are today? What is it about your internal makeup and wiring, the collection of your experiences and mentors, that have brought you to this point in life? Acknowledging Your Journey We all have things in our past that have hammered and shaped us into the person we are in this […]

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T vs. F: “Feeling the Love” at Work

Ever wonder why some people just never seem to feel appreciated, despite all your efforts to show them your thoughts to the contrary? Or maybe you yourself keep questioning why your boss continues to throw meaningless “incentives” at you, when what you really want doesn’t seem all that much to ask for, but continues to […]

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