Category : Appreciative Coaching Blog

The Top 5 Ways Positivity Changes Your Organization for the Better

The Top 5 Ways Positivity Changes Your Organization for the Better Dr. Lynn K Jones, life coach, executive coach, Santa Barbara, CA

 

““The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.” – Unknown

 

 

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9 Simple Actions to Change Your Life

9 Simple Action Steps to Change Your Life, executive coach, life coach, Dr. Lynn K Jones, Santa Barbara

 

“You will never change your life until you change something you do daily.” ~John C Maxwell

 

 

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20 Appreciative Questions to Jumpstart Your Team Meeting

Team Work: How We Need Each Other

 

“Teamwork makes the dream work” ~John C Maxwell

 

 

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The Power of Giving and The Gift of Coaching (Holiday Gift Idea)

The Power of Giving and The Gift of Coaching (Holiday Gift Idea) life coach executive coach Santa Barbara CA

 

“For it is in giving that we receive” ~St. Francis of Assisi

 

 

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How Successful People Think (Part 2): Creativity and Focus Working Together

How Successful People Think (Part 2): Creativity and Focus Working Together Executive Coach Santa Barbara, CA Dr. Lynn K. Jones

 

“You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.” ~Mark Twain

 

 

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How Successful People Think (Part 1): The Secret Reframe that Creates Results in Life

How Successful People Think (Part 1): The Secret Reframe that Creates Results in Life Dr Lynn K Jones Executive Coaching Santa Barbara

 

“The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today” ~Les Brown

 

 

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How Positivity Causes You to Flourish: The 2 Minute Positivity Test

How Positivity Causes You to Flourish: The 2 Minute Positivity Test Dr. Lynn K. Jones Executive Coaching Santa Barbara

 

“Positivity presents an opportunity to step up to the next level of existence: to broaden your mind and build your best future.” ~Barbara Fredrickson

 

 

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Manage Your Energy Using Nature’s Intelligence

 

“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.”~Albert Einstein

 

 

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Career Coaching 3-Part Series (Part 3): Bouncing Back From Major Life Changes

 

“Opportunities to find deeper powers within ourselves come when life seems most challenging.” ~Joseph Campbell

 

 

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Career Coaching 3-Part Series (Part 2): Bouncing Back From Major Life Changes

 

“I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” ~Christopher Reeve

 

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Career Coaching 3-Part Series (Part 1): Bouncing Back From Major Life Changes

 

 “Happiness is not the absence of problems but the ability to navigate them”

 

 

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The 7-Steps to Changing Anything in Your Life

 

“There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction” ~~Winston Churchill

 

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Using Your Strengths at Work to Reach Goals and Increase Well-Being

“The most responsible, the most challenging, and, in the sense of being true to yourself, the most honorable thing to do is face up to the strength potential inherent in your talents and then find ways to realize it.”~Donald O. Clifton

 

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2 Minute Coaching Tool to Increase Optimism and Success

“The most successful people, the ones with the competitive edge, don’t look to happiness as some distant reward for their achievements; they are the ones who capitalize on the positive and reap the rewards at every turn.”~Shawn Achor

 

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Coaching, Forgiveness and The Art of Letting Go

Coaching, Forgiveness and The Art of Letting Go

 

“Anything I cannot transform into something marvelous, I let go of.” ~Anais Nin

 

 

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Creating a Healthy Environment at Work

creating a healthy environment at work

 

“When people go to work, they shouldn’t have to leave their hearts at home.” ~Betty Bender

 

 

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Increase Your Happiness by Choosing the Right Relationships

Increase Your Happiness by Choosing the Right Relationships and Community

 

“We must select our environment with the greatest of care, because environment is the mental feeding ground out of which the food that goes into our minds is extracted”~Napoleon Hill

 

 

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Executive Coaching Secrets for Productivity

Pay it Forward with Kindness

 

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.”~Aristotle

 

 

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How to Journal for Success

Pay it Forward with Kindness

 

“Paper is to write things down that we need to remember. Our brains are used to think.” ~Albert Einstein

 

 

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Random Acts of Kindness

Pay it Forward with Kindness

 “The best part of life is not just surviving, but thriving with passion and compassion and humor and style and generosity and kindness.” ~Maya Angelou (1928)

 

 

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Could Career Coaching Help You?

Could coaching help you?“A coach is someone who can give correction without causing resentment. “  ~ John Wooden

 

 

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Share It! (It’s Good For You)

Everything Tastes Better Shared

“Happiness quite unshared can scarcely be called happiness; it has no taste.”  ~ Charlotte Brontë

 

 

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5 Best Business Books from my Leader’s Library

A Sampling of Business Books from the SeaTac Bookstore

 

 

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What A Coach Learned from Ray Bradbury

Oh, What You Can See, When You Look!

“Do what you love and love what you do.” ~Ray Bradbury

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Faking Your Way to Success

“Fake it until you make it,” suggests Jane Brody in her health column A Richer Life by Seeing the Glass Half Full in the New York Times.

 

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Appreciating Chihuly in Dallas

Possibilities Down the Rabbit Hole“There is no use trying,” said Alice; “one can’t believe impossible things.”

“I dare say you haven’t had much practice,” said the Queen. “When I was your age, I always did it for half an hour a day. Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.” ~ Lewis Carroll

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Featured Get Your MoJo! Guest Blogger, Regina Lark, Ph.D., Professional Organizer

“The more you have, the more you are occupied.  The less you have, the more free you are.”  ~Mother Teresa

 

 

 

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See The Good, Part 2

"Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy! Lookee what I see!"“It’s amazing what you can see if you look.” ~Yogi Berra

 

 

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See the Good and Turn Around a Bad Deal

Do you see the young woman or the old lady?]“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.” ~Henry David Thoreau

 

 

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Get Unstuck and Get Going on What Matters

Unstuck and Reaching for New Possibilities “I want to put a ding in the universe.” ~Steve Jobs

 

 

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