Notes from a Coach

Musings from Brad Gibson, P.Eng., CEC - Coach / Engineer / Humanist

10000 foot Perspectives for Determining Workload

May 18, 2021

I may be the Possibility Coach to a few people, but that doesn’t mean I don’t use tech tools to help solve problems in my and my consulting clients businesses. As a result, this blog is about more than just coaching. If that ‘s all you want to see, you can limit your view of…

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That Persistance Thing…

Apr 15, 2021

I posted about how the dogged persistence of coach-led or self-directed questioning can lead to getting deeper to the heart of an issue in Getting to the Essence of Aspiration. In a recent podcast, Wolf McNally approaches this topic from a slightly different angle. Being a Theory of Constraints student, he looks at how actions…

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The horizon over water

Look-up Moments

Mar 11, 2021

Many of the conversations that I have with people are work related. Listening attentively has been a key in establishing trust and intimacy in those coaching situations. Many people feel like they are rarely noticed in their work environment, let alone listened to. When they get time and attention that does not involve somebody checking…

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Getting to the Essence of Aspiration

Feb 18, 2021

There are often times where the process of “Getting Stuck” is due to an overwhelm of aspirational thoughts in our head. Many of those thoughts are masquerading as viable, however they may be unrelated; vying for importance or “me” time with your conscious mind. We often see or experience something another person has or does…

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The First Post

Feb 18, 2021

This is the obligatory first post at my new site. It’s been over 10 years now since I last blogged on my own site. A period of time that incorporated some of the most intense change and transformation in my life. So, yes, it’s good to be back. If you are interested in talking to…

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