May in Review – Creating Your Own Success

I share one of my favorite resources that helps to answer the question: “How have you been complicit in creating the conditions you say you don’t OR do want?” I also highlight some of the partnerships I have been working on. I tend to put things out there so that I can hold myself accountable and force myself to reflect and take account of what I’ve been able to do so far.

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April Update: How is Your To-Do List Going?

I make lists and lists and try to check off as much as possible.  I’ve gotten better at not being upset at myself for not getting everything done. My goal for April was to make the most of my current network and start building partnerships. I look forward to sharing some of my lessons soon.

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March-ing into April

I spent most of last month away from my comfortable bed. As useful and important as my travels were, I prefer being in my space and not missing all the fun things happening in Lagos. In this post I also share some of my favorite career advice of the month.

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Different Types of Coaching

There are many different types of coaching and coaches. Whether or not you work with a coach that has gone through a specific type of coach training it is up to you to decide whether or not you believe you can get value from them.

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My Coaching Journey

Have you ever thought about getting some outside help or thoughts on how to approach an issue you are having? Imagine at the end of having of a 1-hour conversation you are able to confidently move forward with a structured plan.  You know exactly how to stay on track, and you have selected people to help you stay accountable. How did I get involved with such a profession?  I was lucky and a former Jumia colleague showed me the light.

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Introduction to Coaching

In this post I talk a bit about the difference between coaching, mentoring, consulting and therapy. Coaching is not meant to replace any of those. Instead, I see my role as a coach is to help you take those small steps to achieve your short and long-term goals through challenging and thought-provoking conversations.

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February was waaaaay too short

My first weekend in March was spent running around on artificial turf and attempting to catch odd shaped balls.  The best part of playing flag football is the people.  You can’t win by yourself, just like you can’t run a business or lead your life without having people to lean on.

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