Coaching, Demystified

by Kim Childs, CPPC

Athletic coaching may be as old as the Olympics, but life and career coaching is barely 30 years old as a proper profession. It began in the late 80s with American financial planner Thomas Leonard, who realized that many of his clients wanted and needed more than investment tips to meet their life goals. The techniques Leo...
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Reclaiming Our Lives

by Kim Childs, CPPC

During my intensives on The Artist's Way, there's an exercise midway through that asks us to track our spending for one week. It's designed to help us see where our money's going and whether those expenditures reflect our true values. A similar exercise asks us to track how we're spending our time for a week, hour by hour. ...
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Help for Hard Times

by Kim Childs, CPPC

This month, I'm personally processing another loss as I witness the suffering of so many around the world. I'm learning more about the demands and stages of grief, the words and gestures that are most helpful to those who are grieving, and ways to cultivate gratitude and other positive emotions when times are hard. I plan to ...
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