We are all familiar with making New Year’s resolutions and committing to change on at least one important thing in our lives. In the previous article, I gave a few exercises to help you make a good assessment of your 2016. In this article, I will explain why we have a hard time keeping these New Year’s resolutions and also provide some strategies to help you finally keep your commitments.
Are you satisfied with your 2016? – 3 strategies to analyze your year
As we approach the New Year, we always reflect on how fast time goes by. Only a good and deep reflection on the past year can help you understand the lessons you have learned and help you prepare a very successful 2017. [Read more…]
ON COACHING AND THE FUTURE OF HUMANITY—A MANIFESTO FROM THE FRONTLINES
If you are concerned about the future of humanity as I am—you know you can make a difference and impact your life and the life of others. I invite you to read this manifesto* and to share your point of view.
On coaching and the future of humanity
In this manifesto you will understand or discover:
- Why the exponential rise of technology will be the biggest challenge humanity has ever faced
- Why crossing the chasm to reach mass market acceptance should become the moonshot project of the coaching industry
- This might be one of the most important or biggest endeavor for the future of humanity
- How and why the coaching industry could impact the future of humanity
That coaching could be the first industry in the history of mankind who would have the vision of really making a difference in the world.
- Why increasing global consciousness is paramount for the future of humanity
- Global consciousness should be our soul’s electricity, therefore every decision should be driven by global consciousness.
- Contrary to the ICF’s affirmation that 17% of people globally are very aware of coaching, this number is much lower
- Why it is important to take human beings to the next step in their evolution
- Why every human being should make its own declaration of independence
*according to Merriam-Webster a manifesto is: A written statement that describes the policies, goals, and opinions of a person (me) or group.
WHEN WILL COACHING CROSS THE CHASM? (AND REACH MASS MARKET ACCEPTANCE)
Of course I don’t pretend to have the answer to this question but let me offer the reader a point of view that it might not be that far in the future!
I was inspired by the Ted Talk of Simon Sinek: How great leaders inspire action. I was inspired by how he explained and demystified how great leaders communicate from the inside out. I was especially inspired by the part on which he talks about getting mass market success or acceptance. I couldn’t help but wonder how this wisdom could be applied to coaching. The question that came to me was:
When will Coaching reach mass market success or acceptance?
Is your stress level under control?
A simple look at this image will help you understand why your stress is at this level.
I can help you increase your skill level to deal with your challenges in life and at work so you can be in control or in the flow. Once you have achieved this, I will help you achieve your dreams in your life and your career.
As a coach, I help people with great potential to realize that potential.
If you want to see one of these people, just go to the bathroom, there is one in front of the mirror.
Where do you stand at work and in your life?
Two images and a few simple questions to get yourself grounded!
Where do you stand in your life?
in both cases, ask yourself, what can I change to improve my situation?
If you want to explore more, contact me for a free coaching session!
What is the link between your level of happiness and reaching your full potential?
What should be your main quest in life? I believe it should be to reach your full potential. As you will see, your level of happiness is very closely linked to achieving this highly important goal.
In this article I will explore the link between your level of happiness and reaching your potential. I will describe different philosophies of life, define potential and how to measure it, and finally, provide ways to reach it.
What is Mastery? Let’s learn from a poet and a basketball coach
What can we learn about mastery from John Wooden, the best coach ever in any sport, and Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr., one of Boston’s most venerated poets. These two amazing men each influenced their contemporaries in their own unique ways. Because of their legacy, I was able to understand what mastery is, its importance, and finally, how to achieve it.
As you will understand, mastery is paramount to help us navigate the chaos of life.
TECHNOLOGY, SAVE US FROM OURSELVES! ARTICLE #5 – THE LIGHT BULB
How Lessons Learned From Old Technologies Can Be Applied To Our Personal Development
This series of articles aims to raise our awareness of how mastering certain skills of personal development could have as important an impact on our lives as the technologies we daily take for granted. It will also show that not mastering these skills is like living in the darkness that preceded the advent of these technologies.
ARTICLE #5 – THE LIGHT BULB
In this fifth article, I will show you a leadership skill that can have the same impact in your life as the introduction of the light bulb in 19th century society.
One of the biggest problems in today’s world is that people don’t know where they are going because they don’t have a vision. Having one will make a big difference in your life.
After reading this article, you will conclude that living without having a vision for your future is like living in the darkness that prevailed before the invention of the light bulb.
Augmented reality, 2016’s Next Big Thing in Technology But we already have a way to augment reality: Personal Development
According to many high-tech futurists and innovation experts, AR (augmented reality) will be one of the biggest emerging technologies in 2016. It could even eliminate smart phones, displays, and screens within 10 years.
I am fascinated by new technologies and I think we are living in the most exciting time in history. However, while these new technologies can solve a lot of problems, they cannot help with some of the most fundamental human ones.
To resolve these fundamental problems, you can augment your reality by mastering some personal development skills which you already possess.
In this article I will show how you can solve some human issues by augmenting your own reality without technology, and by doing so you will also augment your level of fulfillment and happiness.