The GreenLight View
on Career Purpose
There is always an opportunity for more: more perspective, more options, more love, more connection, more challenge, more freedom.
Patience, Patience, Patience
I am happy to say I am back from Maternity leave. My son Aiden was born on June 21st. He is happy, healthy and growing bigger each day. We are all doing well and definitely in transition adding another human to the family! TRANSITION = PATIENCE. Patience during a transition is key to helping us generate ease, grace and peacefulness. And bei... [Read More]Filed Under: Flourishing
Forgiveness is powerful. Lately, I have been implementing a daily forgiveness practice. For years I have practiced daily gratitude, naming 10-15 things I am currently grateful for. This practice has helped me to a positive place even when I have had a difficult day. I also believe gratitude helps to perpetuate that which is going well in my life... [Read More]Filed Under: Connection
Good Luck or Bad Luck
Recently, my friend shared this Zen koan with me and I enjoyed the perspective and thought you might as well. Once upon the time there was an old farmer who had worked his crops for many years. One day his horse ran away. Upon hearing the news, his neighbors came to visit. “Such bad luck,” they said sympathetically. “Perhaps,” th... [Read More]Filed Under: Flourishing
Pace Your Entry
A New Year is special as it awakens us to the possibility of a fresh start. It is a time when many people make resolutions about health, food, exercising, quitting smoking, finding a new job, finding a partner, creating more community, volunteering etc. Many of us rush out to make all the changes at once which ultimately fails and leaves us feel... [Read More]Filed Under: Flourishing
How Can Death Be a Motivator?
There is one certainty in life: We will die. Death can seem like a taboo topic in our culture, but it is the one inevitability for everyone. When my clients and I first begin working together, one of the exercises I ask them to do is write their own obituary. I think it is important for all of us to look at our lives from the death perspective. Thi... [Read More]Filed Under: Purpose