2015 and 2016 (dice)

12 Questions to Complete Your Year and Start Anew (2015/2016)

NOTE: a version of this article is also posted at the Globe and Mail. December is here and it’s moving fast! As we slide into the remaining weeks of 2015 it’s time for a pause and some intentional reflection. The end of the year marks a threshold: a year gone by and now on the cusp […]

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Goals

Webinar: Goals At Work!

WEBINAR ON GOALS. Registration Now Open! (complimentary) NOTE: the live Webinar occurred in February but it is still available to see via the recording.   T’is the Season. As we slide into the year-end and think about what’s ahead, many of us will be thinking about our goals for the year ahead. You might also […]

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TEDx Toronto: Thresholds of Change With 5 Seconds of Courage

If you’ve been perusing my blog and Twitter (@Chadnick) of late you’ll know that I was at the TEDx Toronto conference last month. What a fabulous day! Chock full of ideas, inspiration, terrific people and amazing stories. The theme of this year’s event was “Thresholds.” I confess, leading up to the event I hadn’t had a chance […]

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Andrew Peek

TEDx Toronto: Why our stories are killing us

Do you have a story about yourself? An identity that you hold on tightly to describe who you are; what you do; and potentially what’s next? Perhaps your story is headlined with your professional title or designation: “I’m a doctor, dentist, accountant, VP Big Job”. Or “I’ve always done ‘this’ or ‘that’ so that’s why […]

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TEDx Toronto: Challenging Notions of “Purpose”

In October I had the wonderful experience of attending the TEDx Toronto event. It was a day full of inspiration with BIG ideas, fabulous speakers, wonderful delegates. It made you think, feel, laugh and wonder. One of the themes that emerged for me that day was the notion of Purpose. In particular, one speaker, Jordan Axani, got […]

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Dion Johnson

Un-Masking for “Radical Authenticity”

The past month has been profoundly inspiring for me. I had two incredible opportunities to connect to big ideas, challenging questions and inspiring people. On October 22, I spent a day at the TEDx Toronto conference. And for three weeks in October I was a Partner, host and ambassador of the Global Woman’s Leadership Summit […]

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Global Women’s Leadership Summit (GWALS)

I’m proud to be a Partner and Ambassador of the Global Women’s Leadership Summit (GWALS).  The full summit starts this Monday, October 19th! The Global Women’s Leadership Summit is the world’s largest online professional development event for women, and takes place October 19th-30th, 2015. The summit provides over 50 live and interactive training sessions with world […]

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CareerCompass

Career GPS Teleclass Program

The Fall Career GPS Foundations Teleclass Program Now is in progress. Interested in next class (early 2016)? Let me know of your interest (limited spots) and weigh in with this very, very brief survey. This 30 second survey will give you the chance to identify which of the two timings might work for you. No obligation to […]

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September’s Thud & The Priority Challenge

NOTE: This article was originally written in the fall some time ago. But it’s relevant for any time when life is crazy busy….and especially when going back to work after some time off. — 5 Prioritizing Habits to Get You “September Ready” (with the “UNpriority List”) Now also published on the Huffington Post. September is here. […]

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Career Confusion? 3 Tips to Navigate When Unsure “What’s Next”

Change is Messy. Have you heard this expression – “Change is Messy”? It’s something I’ve heard — and said — many times over the years. In the coaching profession our work is often about helping our clients create and navigate change. And in our own lives – well, let’s just say that I’ve created and […]

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