Tag: coaching

Video Tip: Mental Prep for Christmas Week

“It’s just another day.” Christmas Week is coming and for many, that means there’s a certain dread in the air. While we want to see our family, it’s maybe not the easiest thing to do. If you’re alone, you might feel like you’re missing out. Instead of letting all the magical tropes get you down, […]

Video Tip: Managing Transitions with Ease

“Hey honey, it’s time to go.” Transitions can be tough. When you approach someone who is wrapped-up in an activity and need them to change their behavior to accommodate your needs, it can often result in conflict. This little tip can make those requests go much more smoothly by setting expectations and engaging the person […]

Video Tip: Stop Fighting by Asking One Simple Question

“What’s your idea?” This is a great way to avoid fights while gaining insight into the motivation of the people you work or live with. It’s easy and incredibly productive. How it works What: This simple question, “What’s your idea?” can reveal motivation you didn’t anticipate. When: Use it when you’d normally tell someone no, or not […]