Self-Coach Blog

Can efficiency cost too much?

The verdict is in. And I am annoyed. Because we have heard this same verdict before and nothing has changed. A faulty electrical transmission line started the deadliest fire in California history. And the reason for the faulty line? According to investigators with the California Public Utilities Commission, the utility responsible, PG&E Corporation, “failed to…

Don’t only build your strengths

Here’s a trap to avoid if you want to land a job or get a promotion. Some populist life-skills coaches promote the idea that you should build your strengths, while ignoring your weaknesses. They argue that you are employed and rewarded for your strengths, not to work on your weaknesses. This is nonsense. And it…