sari

Space: The Final Frontier

Are you interested in increasing your presence? Presence is made up up four areas: Mind, Body, Space and Others. For years, Rachel and I focused on Body and Others. Meaning, we spent most of our time coaching people in how to use their own body language, and how to watch the body language of others read more…

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Why I -didn’t- fire my accountant

Long time readers will remember the time I fired my doctor and my bank, and how I am easily irritated at bad presentations, my birthing class instructor, and anyone else who has the audacity to not meet my exact specifications for how life should be handled. (I’m just a teensy bit controlling. But I’m working on it.) read more…

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How Good Leaders Handle Stress

When I think back over all the dinner parties, showers, church gatherings and various events I’ve hosted over the years, one stands out as a complete and total disaster: Turkey Day in May. After eight months of parenthood, my husband and I decided it was time to start entertaining again. (I know.) We invited some read more…

sari

Why Group Dynamics Matter (Even in a birthing class.)

If you’ve been hanging around here for awhile then you know I am obsessed with group dynamics. I love reading about it, talking about it, teaching people about it…it’s absolutely fascinating to me. Group dynamics is such a focus for me that it often leads to problems. I don’t enjoy most seminars, for example, because many presenters don’t understand read more…

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