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Working With Your Support System To Take the Next Step In Your Career - By Liz Lawrence, MA, LPC-S
Liz Lawrence

Hello SOTGC community,How do you know when you are ready for that … next promotion, next step in your relationship, move to new city, becoming a parent, starting a business or developing a product?At the beginning of a new year, we often ponder what to do differently than we did the prev… Read More

 
A Reflection Of Last Year: It's About The Journey - By Corinna Klawon
Corinna Klawon

Hello SOTGC community.When the year 2014 came to an end, I was reviewing all the wins and the occasional surprises in my life when I thought to myself, "Well, that could have gone better." A few of those surprises stuck with me, and I started reflecting upon those situations and why they hap… Read More

 
Can Your New Year's Resolution Change The World? - By Carrie Caruthers
Carrie Caruthers

Hello SOTGC community,“Let our New Year's Resolution be this: we will be there for one another as fellow members of humanity, in the finest sense of the word.” – Goran PerrsonSo, here we are, we have entered a new year and many of us have already proclaimed our New Year’s Resolutions.  Ton… Read More

 
3 Ways to Get Back on Track & Stop Procrastonating – By Jaclyn Mullen
Jaclyn Mullen

Hello SOTGC community,There I was on my aunt’s back porch in Florida — soaking in the sunshine, enjoying free wifi, sipping on a cold diet coke with my iPhone 6 pressed up against my right cheek. It was the Friday before Christmas Eve, and I was on a phone call with my accountability partner… Read More

 
How Intrinsic Or Extrinsic Motivation Can Help You Manage Time Better - By Christiane Scheller
Christiane Scheller

Hello SOTGC community,The last blog was all about how to deal with your tasks and how to get back on track by getting them done and avoiding procrastination in the long run.Now you have come this far - you have set your goals, you have planned your tasks and have dealt with them as well.… Read More

 
career advice

Working With Your Support System To Take the Next Step In Your Career – By Liz Lawrence, MA, LPC-S

Hello SOTGC community,How do you know when you are ready for that … next promotion, next step in your relationship, move to new city, becoming a parent, starting a business or developing a product?At the beginning of a new year, we often ponder what to do differently than we did the previous year. Many of us dream of doing something new, and while many people think themselves out of … [Read More...]

self reflection

A Reflection Of Last Year: It’s About The Journey – By Corinna Klawon

Hello SOTGC community.When the year 2014 came to an end, I was reviewing all the wins and the occasional surprises in my life when I thought to myself, "Well, that could have gone better." A few of those surprises stuck with me, and I started reflecting upon those situations and why they happened to me. Some things happened in my personal life that I wish I could have foreseen or that maybe, … [Read More...]

A New Year Can You Change The World (2)

Can Your New Year’s Resolution Change The World? – By Carrie Caruthers

Hello SOTGC community,“Let our New Year's Resolution be this: we will be there for one another as fellow members of humanity, in the finest sense of the word.” – Goran PerrsonSo, here we are, we have entered a new year and many of us have already proclaimed our New Year’s Resolutions.  Tonight I got to witness it first hand at our local fitness center.  As I walked into the center, nearly … [Read More...]

stop procrastinating

3 Ways to Get Back on Track & Stop Procrastonating – By Jaclyn Mullen

Hello SOTGC community,There I was on my aunt’s back porch in Florida — soaking in the sunshine, enjoying free wifi, sipping on a cold diet coke with my iPhone 6 pressed up against my right cheek. It was the Friday before Christmas Eve, and I was on a phone call with my accountability partner of nearly three months. Stuffed up and congested from a head cold, I was determined to finish the year … [Read More...]

Time Management

How Intrinsic Or Extrinsic Motivation Can Help You Manage Time Better – By Christiane Scheller

Hello SOTGC community,The last blog was all about how to deal with your tasks and how to get back on track by getting them done and avoiding procrastination in the long run.Now you have come this far - you have set your goals, you have planned your tasks and have dealt with them as well. What comes next? Naturally, the one thing that keeps us motivated: the reward.When we talk about a … [Read More...]

leadership

Are you a Conscience Leader? – By Colleen Cassel

Dear SOTGC Community,You often read articles about the different qualities that define a great leader but rarely does the term conscience make the list. Why is that? According to Wikipedia the word conscience is described as “intuition, judgment that assists us in distinguishing right from wrong. It is the "voice within" and the "inner light", a sense of the quality of one’s character and … [Read More...]

profitable business

1 Vital Secret to Growing a Profitable Business – By Beverly Davis

Hello SOTGC community,Showing respect is a basic skill that, for most people, comes easy, but obtaining respect seems to take a little extra work. Whether you are the boss or a team member, your ability to earn respect from those you do business with will determine the depth and length of your success.When I first started my financial service business, I was given tremendous amounts of … [Read More...]

ethics

Ethics Isn’t “Out There”: It’s Us And Our Choices – By Linda Fisher Thornton

Hello SOTGC community,Much attention is paid to the tactics of ethics – the ethics codes, compliance plans, and such. We can easily begin to think that ethics is something we can see and touch. Something finite. Something written in stone. Something outside of ourselves.But that’s not where ethics lives.Our ethics doesn’t live in the codes and manuals. Ethics is in the big and small … [Read More...]

philanthropy

Share Your Experiences And Change A Child’s World – By Carrie Caruthers

Hello SOTGC community,My world changed the day I found out I was pregnant. At that moment, I realized my body was now a protective shell, in every way possible, during the growth and development of my child. When I later found out that my rapidly growing “protective shell” was busy with the growth and development of two babies, I immediately started reading all the books I could find that … [Read More...]

promotion

Key Trait To Getting A Promotion: Be Patient and Don’t Get Discouraged – By Marney Reid

Hello SOTGC community,In the last two posts we talked about:Getting That Promotion: The Work That Leads Up to Requesting It Getting That Promotion: Being CoachableToday we discuss the process of getting promoted and one of the most important things to remember: this takes time.  From the time I had that “sit down” with my sponsor and the “hard to have” talks with my mentors on what … [Read More...]