Does It Hurt When You Do That?

Jane and I were talking the other day to see if I might be an appropriate coach for her, which is why she was telling me about the immense unhappiness she felt in her relationship with a client. Apparently, when you look up “micro manager” in the dictionary, said...

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Refusing Rush Work Improves Well-Being

Beth wrote to ask about charging rush fees to clients who push on turnaround: “I haven’t charged it before but just got a new client with whom I feel it would be very appropriate because she’s always pushing; always wanting things NOW. But I am not sure...

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[Video] Profitable or Volunteering?

I hear all the time from folks in service businesses have no idea whether their businesses are profitable, but would swear that they were, even as they tell me things like, “I can’t afford to take that class,” or, “I can’t afford to go to that conference,” or, “I...

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Oops! Who Pays When Things Go Sideways?

This may be the shortest post I’ve ever written. I know that for many people this is a complex issue, worthy of hand-wringing and teeth-gnashing. For me, it’s absolutely not. To me, the answer to who pays for something to be redone when things go sideways...

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[Video] Getting It All Done (You Can!)

If you learn 500 new things every day for the rest of your life, you will never know it all or how to do it all. What’s more, even if you knew how, there would still be things you wouldn’t care to do. And, of course, what you care to do isn’t always in exact alignment...

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