Return to Work Challenges

Return to Work Challenges

Do you think the transition to work-at-home was difficult?  Well, as some senior leaders and their teams are pointing out, returning to the workplace is proving to be more challenging than many of us would’ve thought. Recently, I had the pleasure to coach a...
Preschool Stuttering Help for Parents

Preschool Stuttering Help for Parents

There is often no reasonable explanation for why preschool-age children begin to stutter.  Stuttering frequently shows up in families who do not have a history of stuttering! Fact- There is no cure for stuttering! Fact- To reduce stuttering, you must lessen...
Face Masks Make It Hard to Speak

Face Masks Make It Hard to Speak

To anyone who played the French-inspired flower petal plucking game, “He/she/they love me, they love me not “(originally called Effeuiller la Marguerite), you may have seen a slight resemblance to Americans’ decisions “To wear a face mask, to...
On being a great communicator

On being a great communicator

To the Memphis business community, I hope this finds you and your family well.   Early in my journey to establish and grow my own business, I realized that my clients are also my colleagues in a way.  There are no co-workers, office or cubicle mates in solo...
The Season of Self Awareness

The Season of Self Awareness

Personal and professional improvement may have already entered your mind as the year new year 2020 (and a new decade) approaches.  Since the traditional New Year’s resolution model shows failure is inevitable for 80% of the population,  setting a goal...
C-Suite Yoga

C-Suite Yoga

I am often amused by the look of curiosity on a client’s face when I announce yoga is on the executive coaching agenda.  Most often a quick, nervous glance around the room seems to ask, “where are we doing yoga?”  Then, gazing down at their...
Executive presence defined

Executive presence defined

As we embark on the new year of 2019, many of you are looking toward job promotion or a change in your career path all together.  Whether you are seeking vertical growth in your current organization or a lateral career change to a different organization or...