PAUL RENAUD
executive coach

Do animals have souls?

As a coach I am often reminded of what really matters in life and I diligently remind my clients of this when I coach them. Neale Donald Walsh inspired me with his book called “Conversations with God” ( Putnam, 2005). Don’t worry – this is not a religious fanatic book and Neale is not a […]

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July
9

Listening

A really good way to remember the benefits of listening is that we have ‘one mouth and two ears’ and therefore we should use these tools in the same proportion. We should listen twice as much than we speak! One of my mentors, Steve is a really good listener. He once told me that he […]

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May
8

Act/Think…not Think/Act

A significant milestone in your career occurs when you realize that you are not progressing and you must change, improve and transform yourself. As Marshall Goldsmith says in his book called “What got you here won’t get you there” the title says  it all. You’re stuck and you’re not progressing. Why? There may be a […]

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February
23

Power naps.

No matter how much we’ve read about it or heard about the merits of a power nap, we still don’t find the time to take a nap. I heard the benefits a long time ago and decided last year to test it again and to see what works and what did not work. I tried […]

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January
17

Take a time out

It’s happened to you many times. The day started on the wrong foot; the boss is upset, your staff member that was supposed to finish a project calls in sick and you’ve got a presentation that you did not finish since you worked late all night. As you gather your ideas for your presentation, 3 […]

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January
3