Top 5 reasons people use a Career Coach – in one tiny postcard.

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By | September 26th, 2012|Blog|Comments Off on Top 5 reasons people use a Career Coach – in one tiny postcard.

The Real Leadership Lessons of Steve Jobs – Harvard Business Review

His saga is the entrepreneurial creation myth writ large: Steve Jobs cofounded Apple in his parents’ garage in 1976, was ousted in 1985, returned to rescue it from near bankruptcy in 1997, and by the time he died, in October 2011, had built it into the world’s most valuable company. Along the way he helped to transform seven industries: personal computing, animated movies, music, phones, tablet computing, retail stores, and digital publishing. He thus belongs in the pantheon of America’s great innovators, along with Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, and Walt Disney. None of these men was a saint, but long after their personalities are forgotten, history will remember how they applied imagination to technology and business. […]

By | June 18th, 2012|Blog, Career, Career Change, Evelyn Cotter, Executive Coaching|Comments Off on The Real Leadership Lessons of Steve Jobs – Harvard Business Review

7 Career Advice Tips if you’re considering a change.

1. Action cures Fear Firstly Do something! Don’t say – I can’t, however fearful you might be. Ask for help, people will help if they see you are making a genuine effort to take action. Action empowers you, the first step will be the hardest and gradually you will start to take bigger and bigger steps. Keep taking action every day. […]

By | June 14th, 2012|Blog|Comments Off on 7 Career Advice Tips if you’re considering a change.

Just like your bank account, did you know you have an Energy Account?

I have been using the analogy of the energy bank account for many years now with clients and it is definitely one of the most effective tools in helping people become aware of the importance of balance, time out and investment back into themselves. The basic rules are these: Essentially it’s a numbers game. You only ever have 100% energy. Just as there are only ever 24 hours in each day and usually 16 waking hours in a day. Every human’s level of energy works the same, we have circadian cycles, where we are more productive and alert at certain times of the day. […]

By | May 27th, 2012|Blog|Comments Off on Just like your bank account, did you know you have an Energy Account?

The 3 C’s – Get the best from Life & Work.

SEVEN understands that all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. SEVEN Career Coaching has exclusively developed this concept to help clients get an objective view of HOW they structure their day and the small choices they make, can add up to have a BIG IMPACT! […]

By | May 27th, 2012|Blog|Comments Off on The 3 C’s – Get the best from Life & Work.

7 steps to enjoying the job you have now

It’s never the most popular of concepts, when I first float this with a new client who is desperate to move onwards, upwards or sometimes, anywhere away from where they currently are. But, it’s effectiveness always silences even the most initially resistant, because, finding a new job, new career, moving forward in any way takes energy, positivity and focus. Something my clients will have heard repeatedly, is ‘that the quality of our new beginning is determined by the quality of the ending preceding’. […]

By | May 27th, 2012|Blog|Comments Off on 7 steps to enjoying the job you have now

Everything starts with what you BELIEVE – 6 Easy Steps to Change Your Beliefs

What we believe about ourselves determines everything in our lives. Our belief systems are essentially the programmes that run in the background and create HOW we see ourselves and that then determines HOW we behave, the choices we make, what and who we surround ourselves with, our self-image, absolutely everything. […]

By | May 15th, 2012|Blog|Comments Off on Everything starts with what you BELIEVE – 6 Easy Steps to Change Your Beliefs