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50 Challenges: No 19 – Begin with the End in Mind

“Begin with the End in Mind” is habit 2 of Stephen R Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. Having a goal means that you can take steps to get there, and know when you have succeeded. This applies to … Continue reading

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Jubilee 60 at 60 Offer

What better way to celebrate the Jubilee than by offering 60 hours of coaching, to match HM’s 60 years on the throne. The special price? £60 per hour. If you are searching for your Authentic Vocation™, want to hone your … Continue reading

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Work Life Balance is Not the Same for Everyone

Work Life balance depends on individual preferences.  Ultimately it is the balance between the time you spend on ‘work’ and ‘the rest of your life’ that is ideal for you.  That ideal balance means different things to different people, and … Continue reading

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Authentic Vocation – Motivators and Interests

What makes you inspired and excited to do something? Does that relate to work? Motives and values are different. Values are conscious, motives unconscious. Values are adaptive, motives deep-seated. This makes it easier to change one than the other. People … Continue reading

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Authentic Vocation: Work Experience

A person’s work experience is an obvious indication of what they can do in a job, but it may also reflect the kind of person they are (though that can be taken too far). Clearly, someone who wants to be … Continue reading

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Authentic Vocation – Work Environment

Whatever your career choice, your enjoyment and effectiveness will depend on your match with the work environment. This is something that your career coach will help you to explore. One issue is where the job is situated. If the workplace … Continue reading

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Authentic Vocation – Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

As yesterday’s post hinted, these are the starting point for traditional careers advice and guidance. While these are obviously important, (and still the starting point for those who want the same kind of job, only better) values, motivations and life … Continue reading

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