Rebecca Hartnell, Career Coach, Bristol

Cultivating kindness:

In business, as in life, never, ever, underestimate kindness. Genuine concern, and it really cannot be pretend, for another’s welfare, is what makes business a pleasure. They do say ‘it’s not what you know but who….’ Whilst this is simplistic and can seem callous, what I now realise is that alone, without each other, without […]

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Rebecca Hartnell, Career Coach, Bristol

The best bit of this job?

Is celebrating with my clients. This is not about financial reward, this is sharing the joy with another, in their achievements. It is cheering on from the sidelines and knowing exactly how very challenging that game has been, and how much hard work each of their tries have been. It’s whooping when the conversion is […]

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Rebecca Hartnell, Career Coach, Bristol

Bounce-back-ability

There is a notion that an individual needs to hit rock-bottom in order to reinvent themselves but I beg to differ. From my own experiences, and, those shared by people I have known & worked with, the evidence seems to suggest something different. Firstly hitting rock bottom seems less about reinvention of the self and more […]

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Rebecca Hartnell, Career Coach, Bristol

Shouldering The Mantle ….?

In relationships, be they professional or personal we tend to fall into roles but sometimes get stuck with them.  Equally with the squeezing of budgets on the professional front comes a shift in the type and number of responsibilities we might each carry. Because these changes are forced upon us from the outside world, as […]

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Rebecca Hartnell, Career Coach, Bristol

Slow But Sure……….

Learning to drive teaches me heaps about my business world. As a left footer, my clutch control is second to none, worryingly (if only for my instructors insurance!), my breaking still leaves something to be desired. Today’s lesson was a great metaphor for the manner in which we choose to take the next step, in […]

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