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Reasons Why You Should Attend a Career Workshop

Sometimes you can find yourself stuck at a job you dislike. Or maybe you can’t find your focus on what new career path to pursue. If you're looking for the right inspiration to helping you on your way, you might be the perfect candidate for one of our career workshops. Whether this is a career [...]

2014-07-13T23:32:56+00:00 May 25th, 2014|

What You Should Know About Our Career Workshops

Changing careers can be daunting to say the least. Even scarier is facing unemployment. It's easy to feel overwhelmed by what to do. So what's the solution to making a real difference in your own employment? Why not attend one of our Career Workshops? Our workshops helps you discover your hidden potential. We'll help you [...]

2014-06-03T12:58:32+00:00 May 20th, 2014|

Finding Joy in Your Work

Often when we get used to the routine work, we lose some of our enthusiasm and joy. Finding our inner purpose for achieving things can keep us going for years to come. But how do we really find joy in our work? The answer depends with each and every one of us. It could be [...]

2014-06-03T12:54:45+00:00 May 15th, 2014|

Inside Job: Ending Suffering at Work

Just wanted you to know the first client has registered for Petaluma's Inside Job. She came from our marketing up there and is quite excited. I've copied our new marketing message below. Sherry and I led Inside Job yesterday and were once again stunned at its power, inspiration and healing. This is something for anyone [...]

2017-08-22T15:16:34+00:00 March 23rd, 2014|

Ending Overwhelm is an Inside Job

So many of our clients and friends spend hours and hours trying to control their lists, jobs and lives, thinking that will finally have the overwhelm and stress abate. The problem is, the more they try to control things, the worse they feel. Some stress is good for us. The level of overwhelm and stress [...]

2017-08-22T15:16:34+00:00 March 17th, 2014|

It’s Not a Mid-Life Crisis: It’s a Mid-Life Career Awakening

Perhaps you’ve noticed that certain things in your life don’t fit anymore. Your pants, job, career choices, partner, routine, and car, are all feeling a little snug, more exhausting, and less fulfilling. This constriction may feel like a crisis because of your responsibilities, kids, health, mortgage, and financial responsibilities. The urge may to be run and/or [...]

2014-07-24T23:52:33+00:00 February 13th, 2014|

Is Work Life Balance Even Possible Anymore?

Workers in America have become uber-productive. Since 2000, productivity has risen 23 percent while real hourly pay has essentially stagnated. The issue that is causing an even greater concern for the near future, though, is how out of balance our work life has become. It is not unusual for employees to be expected to work [...]

2017-08-22T15:16:34+00:00 January 28th, 2014|

Do What You Love, Love What You Do

Catchy phrase, but how do you even begin to make that a reality?  Let’s look at where to start.  It’s like two wings of a bird; one wing is resilience, the other is clarity.  Without both firmly in place, you end up going in circles like a bird with a bad wing. Resilience means staying [...]

2017-08-22T15:16:34+00:00 December 30th, 2013|

Why Goal-Setting Drives us Crazy

CWI has a vision of ending suffering at work, so it would be wise to understand why so many of us hate setting goals.  One of the reasons we suffer at work is we are unable to set and fulfill goals each year, and because of that, we resist or refuse to debrief our accomplishments at [...]

2017-08-22T15:16:34+00:00 November 17th, 2013|

Career Wisdom Starts with Focus

Many of our clients arrive in an overwhelmed state, and are frustrated at the lack of progress in their personal and professional lives.  In order to regain their balance or, their footing, we teach them to understand that what is innate to all human beings is a well-being regulator, a place of equilibrium that is [...]

2017-08-22T15:16:34+00:00 October 16th, 2013|