Parents and Careers

Welcome to Parenthood and Careers:

Welcome to parenthood and careers.  Included are some articles and blog posts that will help you to balance your work, home, family and any other personal concerns and interests you may encounter.

Parenthood often makes us question our lives and wonder how much time should I be devoting to my career and family? Is my child or children receiving enough of my attention? Why do I feel guilty when I am at work? Who can I turn to find the proper balance between my family and career needs?

Let’s explore these issues and find answers to these questions. together.  Coaching and working with a coach can benefit you in these areas.

What is coaching?

Since a coach has a unique vantage point of being objective while being aligned with your goals and commitments a coach sees and hears things that you do to which ultimately can make a profound difference in your choices, behavior, performance and life overall.  It is very effective to have a partner who understands the issues you confront everyday.

How It Works:

We will identify your goals commitments and barriers to achieving them.  We will then develop a plan that immediately  puts you into action.  We will keep track, assess your progress and re-evaluate when necessary.

The Benefits:

A higher level of self- awareness and self -confidence and a more balanced life.

Surviving Summer Vacation

10 tips on how to get the most out of your summer vacation: Come home at least one day before returning to work in order to organize yourself. Pack (and make preparations) for your trip well in advance so that you are not leaving in a rushed fashion. Make a list (and...

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Parenthood and Career – Thinking Hard About the Choices

"Now that I am a parent, my former position no longer feels right. This is causing me a great deal of anxiety and confusion because I've spent my entire life, up to this point, preparing for my career.I want to be more in control of my professional activities, but...

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