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Today the idea of having a Coach, or even being a Coach, is well understood, but back in January of 1987 there was no (general) coaching profession. The response from most people, upon hearing that Steve Straus was a Coach, was to ask, “What sport?” A reasonable question given that the role of a sports coach is to assist athletes to be their best, to set goals, to excel, whatever their game. That’s what personal Coaches do for people in the game of life.

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S:1484 Quote: Be

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement, or enlightenment.) “Better be than seen.”Old Proverb Coaching Point: Be…

S:1483 Great Question: Wants Me?

(Great questions lead to great answers; weak questions, weak ones.) “What wants me?” Coaching Point: It…

S:1482 Distinction: Wanting vs. Needing

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value…

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S:1472 Distinction: Continual vs. Continuous

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.) This is a subtle but important Distinction. When Continual settles in to become your norm you will find life more rewarding and easier. Many people believe that success in life is directly related to how hard they …

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S:1471 Quote: Play

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement, or enlightenment.) “Play!” The advice of countless wise people Coaching Point: The act of playing creates energy.It triggers creativity.Play provides a path to escape from mind numbing routine.Play attracts others to join you.And yet many people (read: adults) have forgotten to tap into and benefit from play.Do you have …

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S:1470 Principle: Float

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) One does not drown by falling into water. Even deep and dark water. One drowns by staying under water. Life comes in waves. Sometimes exhilarating. Other times terrifying. One cannot control the waves; that’s not our job. When our …

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S:1469 Great Question: Ah-Ha?

(Great questions lead to great answers; weak questions, weak ones.) “What are the biggest ah-ha’s I’ve had this year?” Coaching Point: An ah-ha is when something changes in your thoughts/awareness. A sudden and marked change; you notice it at the moment of its occurrence. Perhaps it causes a forehead slap (one wag called that the …

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S:1468 Principle: Lifestyle Learning Curves

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) Changes occur throughout life. Newly retired? Newly widowed? Moved to a new town? A new country? Sudden wealth increase? Decrease? Age-related physical changes? “Changes in latitudes, Changes in attitudes” so the song says. Big changes can and typically do …

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S:1467 Distinction: Compassionate vs. Consumed

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.) A state of compassion radiates a lovely energy. It’s attractive, inclusive, engaging, and uplifting. Fine attributes for anyone to experience, whether ‘sending’ or ‘receiving’ compassion. So what’s the issue this Distinction is addressing? It’s about attachment to …

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