This week I would like to celebrate how far I have come. From the shock of being retrenched in November last year, to a new me that I would not have thought possible at this time last year. I've been working full time again for seven weeks now. I remember the exhilaration of ace-ing the… Continue reading Word of the Week: Celebrate
After more than six months of being unemployed, I start working again on Monday! I'm not sure how I feel. I'm ready, but I feel a little removed from the situation. It's almost as if I'm in limbo. It's a long time since I have had to walk into a new organization where I know… Continue reading Word of the Week: Calm
What a great week I have had! I received two job offers, I ran a 5km race and I have dropped a dress size! Let's start with the job offers first. I had been in negotiations for the first role for more than two weeks. The executive really wanted me to join his team but… Continue reading Word of the Week: Hooray!
Now that I've been without a job for nearly 6 months, I'm beginning to get edgy. And I'm beginning to feel like I'm standing still. Maybe even stuck. I'm a certified coach and I know how to coach others out of this place called Stuck. And I've done a lot of work on myself these… Continue reading Coaches need Coaching too!
This week I started to read the Secret by Rhonda Byrne. I've had the book for about 10 years and have not read it right to the end because there were one or two quotes in the book that I don't agree with. But now I've come to terms with the fact that I don't… Continue reading Word for the Week: Grateful