Entries by Jill Greenbaum

In praise of great teaching

Great teaching, the right tools, experimentation, willingness to get it wrong to get it right, perseverance, and the pull of a challenge are essential elements of the learning experience and lead to success!

Whether I’m focusing on my training, facilitation or coaching, these same concepts and practices are foundational to growing my knowledge and skills and those of my clients. While my example below is a deep dive into the world of visualization skills, if that’s not your world, how would you adapt the ideas to your work and your clients? I would love to hear of your modifications and expansions upon my ideas—I hope you will be in touch!

The Delights of Teamwork!

Where are you at this moment in time?

What is your North Star—your values or guiding principle(s) that facilitate easier decision-making about the direction of your life and all you do? 

Same & Different!

Where are you at this moment in time?

What is your North Star—your values or guiding principle(s) that facilitate easier decision-making about the direction of your life and all you do? 

When was the last time you…

Just the other day, a colleague of mine asked, “How were you able to get that position?” My answer was,“I just asked “

When was the last time that you saw an opportunity and while it was new, different or out of the ordinary, you just asked for what you wanted or needed or thought was helpful?

What does that feel like? For me there’s excitement, anticipation, and perhaps a little trepidation.

Of course, this isn’t always about starting something brand new it can be broadening and/or deepening an existing practice.

And, to be honest, I am a data, facts, and research gal. When I make an ask I have acknowledged why enthusiasm and checked in with reality—is the the right next step…

Great reads!

Summer reading… What did you love and learn in your explorations this summer—whether (physical) books, audiobooks, or maybe even podcasts? While my list isn’t typical when I reflect on the phrase “summer reading” (which means “beach reads” or light fare to me),  I have loved and learned a lot. Here’s my list (beginning in late […]