The S-Words and the Intentional Pause

In the past couple of months, I felt the beginnings of the S-word in my life. Stress. I honestly avoid using that word to describe how I feel, but sometimes I just can’t find the most accurate word that sums up anxiety, tiredness, being overwhelmed, frustration, and...

Do you feel unappreciated?

Last mother’s day, social media was again filled with greetings and photos of appreciation for moms. But another trending post I’ve observed are stories of moms who felt unappreciated on this day… who felt bad that they were not greeted, that there was no celebration,...

What if life is a test?

Recently, I took some assessment exams as part of the screening process to be considered as a career coach for an foreign consulting firm. I breezed through the instructions before going through each of the 4 or 5 assessments. When I was on my 3rd assessment, I was...

Have you found you?

Even before I started my career as an independent (a.k.a freelance) coach and consultant, I was already taking courses on branding and marketing – both free and paid. I read a lot on this topic because I always felt that marketing (which I associated closely...

On Planning and Letting Go

Hello, there! If you’ve been following me for quite some time, you might have observed that I like making plans. I also like consistency, processes and whatever other things that would translate to efficiency and productivity.  Being in this career for more than a...