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Self-Awareness: The Key to Better Listening

Self-Awareness: The Key to Better Listening By Ruth Ballard, PowerUp Leadership Communication is the backbone of all relationships, personal or professional. We notice the need for communication most clearly when we see it break down, creating confusion, anxiety, and conflict that prevent teams from reaching their full potential. To resolve communication mishaps, a common impulse is to […]

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Why Coaching Matters More Than Ever

Why Coaching Matters More Than Ever?By Ruth Ballard, PowerUp Leadership As we enter the third year of the COVID-19 pandemic, the need for effective leadership is being expressed across every field. The strain on workplaces is no longer seen as a temporary inconvenience, but as a new reality. An increasing number of employees are leaving their […]

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The Benefits of Coaching for Mental Health

by Kyle Armstrong,  HR Coordinator PowerUp Leadership The year of 2020, along with the first few months of 2021, have been increasingly challenging for many individuals as the reality of living through a global pandemic is inevitably troublesome. COVID-19 has been especially difficult for individuals who actively struggle with mental health challenges.  In a voluntary survey, Statistics Canada […]

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Lessons Learned When Selling My First Business

 by Susan Power, MBA, CHRL, ACC  Founder & CEO of PowerUp Leadership   Multiply Your Leaders to Grow Your Business As a serial entrepreneur, now building my second business, PowerUp Leadership, I have been reflecting on lessons learned from building and selling my first business. In 2010 I founded my first business venture in St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador, […]

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Lessons from Rick Carson on Taming Your Gremlin: Coaching Can Help

by Susan Power, MBA, CHRL, ACC  Founder & CEO of PowerUp Leadership   Multiply Your Leaders to Grow Your Business Rick Carson, Author of the Best Selling Book (since 1984), Taming Your Gremlin kicked off our professional development series to Atlantic Chapter International Coaching Federation members on July 22, 2020.  Rick says every human being […]

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Finding My Voice

by Susan Power, MBA, ACC, CHRL Founder & CEO of PowerUpLeadership Life isn’t about finding yourself, life is about creating yourself. — George Bernard Shaw There is no better way to spend an evening than fine dining, a nice bottle of wine, and then heading off to the theatre.  In high school, I discovered acting […]

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Crisis Leadership During COVID-19

Social isolation and volatility of the financial markets are the perfect cocktail for mental health issues, disengagement and low productivity. How can employers best support their employees? Disruption Brings New Opportunities by Susan Power, Founder & CEO of PowerUPLeadership     Amazon announced this week that they are hiring 100,000 new employees globally as a result […]

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Showing Up Fully Each Day

by Susan Power, Founder & CEO of Power HR  Multiply Your Leaders to Grow Your Business “We Are Constantly Broadcasting Who We Are in Everything We Say and Do.”   — Shahmeen Sadiq, Anjali Leadership I am in because I want to see real change now! The other day, my coach, Shahmeen Sadiq of  Anjali Leadership […]

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