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Holding conversational spaces

“In conventional collaboration, we move forward by agreeing on the problem, the solution, and the plan to implement the solution, and then executing this plan… But when we are in complex, uncontrolled situations, we...

What are you thinking?

As a coach one of the things I am always listening for are my client’s thoughts. How we think guides how we act. When we reframe or shift our thinking we open ourselves up to the potential for taking different action. This...

Stuck in the middle

Ali feels like she’s fallen into a chasm and she can’t climb out. Why? Her bosses are breaking up. The shine has dulled on their formerly sparkly start-up and “creative differences” are forcing the dynamic duo who founded...

Value of Five Minutes? Priceless.

There’s a buzzing on the street, a palpable stress as downtown Vancouver colleagues and competitors move to pressing appointments and deadlines. Time is ticking and heartrates are high.  A typical business day. But in a...