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Podcast Episodes 7 & 8: Strengthen Your Deception Detector, Remove Blind Spots

Laura Palmer, Founder and Chief Mindshifter of Bridgenosis, discusses the impact deception can have on our lives and businesses and what to do about it. She speaks from her experiences as a mental performance coach for mindful leaders and athletes. Many of her clients are highly perceptive people who can easily read others and even pick [...]

By | March 16th, 2017|Anxiety, Awareness, Conflict, Hypnotherapy, Leadership, Relaxation|0 Comments

Which fish will you be in 2016?

This popular question of the role over- and under-empathetic tendencies play in our culture has been on my mind for a couple of years now both personally and professionally as a hypnotherapist specializing in helping over-achievers and leaders. Over the holidays, my observations of nature inspired me to see it in a new light. With [...]

By | January 7th, 2016|Conflict, Hypnotherapy, Leadership, Positive Politics|0 Comments

What’s the real cause of organizational conflict?

Two team heads had been sabotaging each other for a couple of years. The bad part is that their teams need to be collaborating, but the disrespect between the team leaders trickled down. It's probably obvious to you that this was inefficient, caused issues with service quality and a number of other problems inside the organization. [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Awareness, Conflict, Leadership|0 Comments

ONE step you must take to increase sales.

“My sales reps are in conflict with each other, competing for more time and attention to their products and services. It’s disrupting my business. Instead of cross-referring and collaborative promoting to increase sales, they are attempting to hoard client attention. I worry this is giving off a bad vibe, even if the clients are consciously [...]

Old Dog Teaches Angry Bird (and Me) New Trick

I don’t know which came first: the angry birds or the angry humans. But I do know we can learn from the angry birds how to reach peak performance in our organizations and how to live more successful lives. Consider for a moment these scenarios as you read my story and see if your mind [...]

By | July 1st, 2014|Awareness, Conflict, Leadership|10 Comments

How to Stop Attracting Turkeys into Your Life and Business

I've enjoyed watching my Facebook feed gratitude posts as we prepare for Thanksgiving, a day dedicated to gratitude. They have the things we appreciate outside ourselves and our focus on all of the positive people, circumstances and things that we have in our lives covered. Adding to the list, we can be grateful for consciousness, [...]

By | November 28th, 2013|Awareness, Conflict, Efficiency, Leadership|0 Comments

Is Your “Why”-Self or Wise-Self in Control?

Some people love to ask, “How?” Others love to know, “What?” All my life, my favorite question has been “Why?” As far back as kindergarten, I can remember wondering, “Why do I need to be in school learning this stuff (math, specifically)? I’m sure I wondered it aloud and received a less than satisfactory response-my [...]

By | September 25th, 2013|Awareness, Conflict, Efficiency, Leadership|0 Comments

From Anger to Efficiency

"Whenever things don't go so well, and you want to hit the wall and yell, here's a little Dammit Doll..." I love this “Dammit Doll” I recently received as a give-away at a Her Corner Networking event. It makes light of anger and provides an alternative to acting upon the emotion. I started [...]

The shocking truth about conflict – can you really leverage conflict to grow your company?

Leaders: Do you ever feel like, “I could really move things forward if it weren’t for all those annoying people issues.” What if we told you that the very things that annoy and frustrate you could be the catalyst to huge growth for your firm? Executive Coach Tom Cooper of Brighthill Group, interviewed me for his CEO [...]

By | August 16th, 2013|Conflict, Efficiency, Hypnotherapy, Leadership|0 Comments