Having trouble viewing the video? Click here. I’d like to share a recent phone conversation. Earlier this week I spoke to a woman inquiring about leadership and communication coaching. She wants to elevate her game in the organization where she works. She’s currently dealing with two hurdles: First, a series of personal disruptions have left…

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Having trouble viewing the video? Click here. *** I laced up my running sneakers, opened the kitchen door and paused. Oh, it’s raining, I thought to myself. I considered other exercise options but none appealed to me. See I enjoy running. It’s efficient, effective and clears my head. So I asked myself, What’s the worst…

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“I love that it was a small group. It felt less intimidating.” – Kat Ogar, Health Coach On July 27, 4 motivated professionals attended the Speak with Confidence half day workshop. Each person wanted to develop a different set of skills: Early career professional wanted to feel more confident delivering group presentations Executive recruiter wanted…

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Last Saturday, my husband Michael and I went mountain biking at Wompatuck State Park in Hingham, MA. A mild summer day, the park was filled with cyclists, joggers, parents pushing baby strollers, and folks walking their dogs. About half way through our ride we came upon a Golden Retriever barking at a woman riding her…

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Last week I was talking to the Executive Director of a non-profit organization who expressed frustration at some of her board members. She told me, “They sit quietly in the board meeting, rarely participating, then email me a day or two later with their ideas. No way! It’s too late! That’s why we have meetings!”…

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