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Michael F Lipp
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Making And Accepting Requests

Requesting There are two interesting measures of your power in the world and when you look at where we are with each of them, you can see how we rob ourselves. And both of them deal with requesting. .
(March 06, 2008)
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You Have a Choice - A Secret of Relationships

I'm a coach and an activist for environmental sustainability, spiritual fulfillment and social justice. These activities often make me think politically, though I prefer not to. As an example, I was ..
(June 01, 2008)
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How to Make Requests

There's no doubt that there is a correlation between those who make requests and those who have power. And an equal correlation (surprisingly) between those who are asked and those who have power. ..
(June 10, 2008)
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Taking Effective Action

We live inside of paradigms; ways of thinking that define how we can think. I know this very well, but knowing inside a paradigm is worthless. You can shift your paradigm, create a new way of ..
(June 19, 2008)
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How to Make Time

Time management is a universal problem. I will not offer a new method to manage your time. In fact, I say, “If your Time Management System works, then you're not busy enough. " On the other ..
(July 07, 2008)
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Projects Versus Processes

Projects and Processes The subject of goals is always pertinent; setting goals works, but we're still naive about fulfilling them. We rarely hear about dealing with qualitative goals. Because a goal ..
(July 10, 2008)
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It's Not Personal

Here's the situation: You're working hard. You think you're doing good work. All of a sudden, apparently out of the blue, your boss jumps all over you for some fault that you either didn't do or you ..
(February 05, 2008)
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Four Ways to Have Great Work Relationships

We tend to approach relationships at work with trepidation. Particularly in professional offices - medical, veterinarian, optometrists, dentists, holistic clinics, chiropractors. . . These are places .
(April 16, 2008)
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Outside the Box

One of the things that coaching does is that it allows you to think outside the box. What does that mean? Coaching is designed to change the “same-old-same-old" behavior patterns in your ..
(April 20, 2008)
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Thinking About Coaching 2.0

I've been practicing a form of coaching that I call Coaching 2.0. What is it that makes it different from other forms of group coaching and why should people be interested? Well, to start with, group .
(March 12, 2008)
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Mirrors and Reciprocity

I have just finished rereading a classic mystery by one of my favorite authors, Frederic Brown (acknowledged master of both mystery and science fiction, and the unequalled genius of the short, short ..
(March 11, 2008)
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Goals and Affirmations

Affirmations My coaching has always started first by getting into relationship with the client and then looking at the client's goals. I generally like to look at 3-month goals, sometimes 4 months - .
(March 02, 2008)
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We Made Up Our Rules About Money

The intention of this series of articles is to cause a positive shift in your relations with money, ultimately for you to have less stress and more wealth. We've looked at the notion that we all live .
(January 09, 2008)
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Causing Change

Here's one of the secrets of life and one of the methods of coaching: If you don't like the way it is, change your mind. The underlying truth of that statement is, that how we respond to the ..
(January 02, 2008)
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Giant Steps (How To Create Closeness)

When I was maybe 6 or 7 we used to play a street game called “Giant Steps. ” The leader would tell a player he or she could come closer and when they touched, the leader would chase them ..
(September 04, 2007)
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Ten Tips to Succeed at Networking

Whatever you do in life, you will meet people. That’s what networking is – meeting people and being effective at it. Yes – social engagements, too. You can’t be obnoxious (to me, the ..
(September 03, 2007)
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Escaping the Prison

I am bombarded by the sound bites of Wisdom. People forever email me the Dalai Lama’s rules for living; I get a daily quote of the day by email, another from the bridge column I read (the ..
(August 23, 2007)
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Almost Nowhere

Almost Everywhere is a well know (though modestly advanced) mathematical concept - Here’s one way to get it, though it can be admittedly confusing. What we mostly deal with are integers and ..
(June 24, 2007)
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Getting the Job Done

During my years as a radical I used to say (cynically) that what we really learned in elementary school was Fire Drill. We learned to stand quietly in line and walk in an orderly way (or else) and I ..
(April 28, 2007)
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I Just Forgot

(Time Management) “I know I said I’d do it. I even wrote it in my book. I just don’t know what happened. I got too busy with something else and when I looked – it was too late. ..
(April 28, 2007)
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The Rules and Ambiguity of Most-Management

There is a class of management…. equivalent, say, to 2nd and 1st lieutenants. They have no real management authority. They often cannot even recommend. They are almost always promoted from the ..
(May 30, 2007)
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Communication for Most-Management

There is a class of management…. equivalent, say, to 2nd and 1st lieutenants. They have no real management authority. They often cannot even recommend. They are almost always promoted from the ..
(May 30, 2007)
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