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The Secret to Winning in Life

The Secret to Winning in Life – by Coach Colle Davis   There is a secret for living a fantastic life and only a select group of people know about it. This well-kept secret is not easy to explain well enough to hand to others with ease or simplicity, but I’ll pass along the highlights. …

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Coaching is The Success Algorithm

Coaching is The Success Algorithm – by Colle Davis Having pure raw talent, a strong drive and high intelligence will not make you a success in business. These are valuable resources help, but they are not enough in today’s world. You need an edge, an advantage, to help you reach your goals. If you have …

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Pushy Bitch

A pushy bitch lives in our house. The pushiness means she gets her way most of the time. Her strategy is to push hard, take risks, accept setbacks, keep going, and she receives the most value for her time. She demands attention, is messy, leaves things laying around the house and is erratic in responding …

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Hiring and Retaining the Best and the Brightest in Companies Today

Hiring and Retaining the Best and the Brightest in Companies Today Colle Davis, a Senior Level Executive Coach for 35 years The common refrain from leaders today is, “I only want the best candidate for the job.” True, but that premise has an interesting flaw built into it. How does a company find qualified candidates …

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How Much is Your Opinion Worth?

How Much is Your Opinion Worth?  By Coach Colle Davis In this era of spin and fake news, it’s a good idea to ask yourself, “What value do other people assign to my opinions?” Do others accept your opines as the Holy Word and hang onto your words as having life-shifting importance? Are your statements and …

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The Knight Dismounted

The Knight Dismounted  – by Colle Davis The present and future of a former great power. The Knight stopped his horse and sat quietly for a moment. He was a big man, handsome and slightly battered sitting astride a beautiful and powerful war horse. Amidst creaks and groans of metal and leather from his equally …

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Wake Up. You Are NOT IMPORTANT TO OTHER PEOPLE

  Wake Up. You Are NOT IMPORTANT TO OTHER PEOPLE – By Coach Colle Davis Shocking news: The most important person in every conversation is the other person and NOT YOU. How important are you are to the other person? (Include your spouse in your consideration to this question.) How important is your product, service or concern …

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Welcome to My Coach’s Notes Newsletter

You’ve subscribed to My Coach’s Notes’ Newsletter We have added you to our mailing list. We never share our mailing lists with anyone. My Coach’s Notes’ Newsletter is a guide to help you create results and enjoy the ride to the top. Please feel free to forward our newsletters with colleagues, friends, family or even …

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Not UNHAPPY Beats HAPPY Every Time. HUH?

Not UNHAPPY Beats HAPPY Every Time. HUH? – by Coach Colle Davis This article promises to induce brain cramps and most should skip it. Warning: Thought and personal conclusions require energy, time, belief suspension and some humor to accept. No flames or silly comments or questions until you have been not unhappy for a few …

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Asking For and Receiving a Raise

Asking For and Receiving a Raise By Coach Colle Davis Asking for and receiving a raise is a process and requiring you to follow the steps to get the raise. 1) Realize that you set the rules of engagement. Any fears or trepidation are addressed before you ask so your energy is focused on your …

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