‘Busy’ lied to me!

‘Busy’ lied to me!

I found out the hard way that being ‘busy’ is both powerfully seductive and potentially misery-making. Busy told me if I just kept working harder and longer hours, rushing, multitasking, and sleeping less, success would be inevitable. But,...
Changing sick work cultures

Changing sick work cultures

Recently a couple of people have told me they’re feeling overwhelmed, exhausted, and – in my opinion – headed straight for burnout. They want coaching, but refuse to ask for financial assistance from their employer. They don’t want anyone to know! Instead, they see...
When busy is just spinning your wheels!

When busy is just spinning your wheels!

I was recently asked a gnarly question early on in a workshop about why we would want to slow down when being busy means getting so much more done. It really threw me and I didn’t answer it well at the time. Since it’s the crux of what I talk about and a...