What is coaching after all?

[CLIQUE AQUI PARA LER EM PORTUGUÊS] What is professional coaching? The International Coaches Federation ICF defines coaching as partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential, which is particularly important in today’s uncertain and complex environment. Coaches honor the client as the expert in his or …

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There is no way back!

[CLIQUE AQUI PARA LER EM PORTUGUÊS] The beauty and the curse of the self development path I chose to follow is that there is no way back. Once you learn and step forward, there is no way to 'un-learn', 'un-see', and 'un-experience' it. The curse for some and the curse I experienced for quite some time, is …

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I am a coach, now what?

[CLIQUE AQUI PARA LER EM PORTUGUÊS] Dear Anne, I decided to create an article to answer your question as I believe more coaches may benefit from this, so here it goes: Question: "Hi Cris, my name is Anne (name changed to maintain confidentiality) and I am a Stress Relief Life Coach. I recently created my own …

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Blessings in Disguise

[CLIQUE AQUI PARA LER EM PORTUGUÊS] While organizing my office, I came across an old printed email, an email I sent to myself on October 4th, 2010. It is strange how things happen "at the right time". I have this habit of sending myself messages and / or sending messages that I wanted to send to some people whom I did …

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Trading your passion for a job?

[CLIQUE AQUI PARA LER EM PORTUGUÊS] JOB SECURITY VS LIFE PASSION: A blessing in disguise... What I don't want you to know about me, is that I was laid off last Friday from a job I had in my other industry (online marketing) right before a big trade show after 3.5 years working for the …

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Serendipity

[CLIQUE AQUI PARA LER EM PORTUGUÊS] Serendipity: ser·en·dip·i·ty  |  serənˈdipədē "The action of making happy discoveries, by accidents and sagacity, of some thing not initially in quest of." "A very good coincidence, often leading to something really awesome." "The occurrence and development of events by chance in a happy or beneficial way." " A fortunate …

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The Art of Letting Go

[CLIQUE PARA LER EM PORTUGUÊS] Ho’o- means to make, cause or bring about. pono- means correct, right, in perfect order. ponopono- means in order, cared for, attended to. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4oBkNGd_Co Did you ever hear the story of Dr. Ihaleakala Hew Len, the therapist who cured criminally insane patients from a distance using the Ho'oponopono technique? According to Ho'oponopono, …

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Do You Believe In Magic?

[CLIQUE PARA LER EM PORTUGUÊS] Sometimes our dreams get shattered... Did you ever feel as if your magic was stolen from you? Did you use to have special talents or do something extremely well and effortlessly and because of an event, something someone said, because you grew up and the burdens took place instead of your …

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Scarcity is a Choice!

[CLIQUE AQUI PARA LER EM PORTUGUÊS] "Scarcity — The condition that exists when there are not enough resources to satisfy all the wants of individuals or society. Choices — The decisions individuals and society make about the use of scarce resources." - "How are your entrepreneurial projects coming along?" I asked. - "Things are not …

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