Pause, Ponder, Plan

August is the exemplary transition month. It is celebrated for its unhurried and relaxing pace, yet it is also peppered with anticipation, excitement (and in some instances, dread!) for what awaits us in the fall. Perhaps you are gearing up for back to school season with your children or preparing to…

Riding the Transition Rollercoaster

Transitions are hard. I know this not only from the objective vantage point of coaching a myriad of people through various career/life changes, but also subjectively from my own recent career/life transition. While we all expect to struggle through transitions that are thrust upon us – those that are caused by unexpected external events like shifts in the economy,…