“May you live in interesting times”

Times sure do seem to be getting more interesting, don’t they? A while ago, I started a disaster email list. The goal was to keep it separate from what all I do on the regular, but sometimes, juggling is not my strong suit. The list 

Hi Courtney!

You may have been wondering where I’ve been. You may have not. I’ve definitely been working, both in the generic sense, and in terms of myself. I’ve been taking classes, over a year now, learning how to be a coach. Heady stuff, especially when I 

Coach Approach

This fall, I took the introductory course in the Coach Approach for Organizers, by Denslow Brown. I met Denslow and Andrea, one of the trainers, at the ICD conference in Chicago in 2012. We had a great conversation about organizing, coaching, organizing and coaching, personal 

Time Management Part the First

Back at it after a pretty long stretch of back-to-back work. Now I’m back in the midst of stretching, resting, and catching up with things I decreed “Okay To Let Slide This Time.” Alas, writing was one of those things. While at conference, I attended 

Organizing the Creative Mind

While down at conference, I was absolutely stunned by the sheer number and variety of all the organizers. There are as many different kinds of us as there are stars in the sky. We all have our own personal style, and our own individual quirks, 

Going, Going…

Just checked in for my flight in the morning. Going to NAPO national, my first one. Eeep! Haven’t forgotten about you guys, I’ve just been basking in old clothes and fighting a mild panic. Traveling always winds me up like a toy car. Let me 

The Next Step

Cleaning, cooking, looking over my notes for Monday’s ICD class. It’s on Kaizen. As I’m moving along with my business, it feels like I’m moving along the strands of a web. Start with stuff, overwhelming amounts of stuff. Move along from there to, where? Time,