A good part of my coaching practice is focused on coaching people in high-stakes professions. But what exactly is a high-stakes profession? To me, it’s a field of work that places an inordinate amount of stress on the professional because of what is at risk for both them and their own clients or consumers if they … Continue reading What are High-Stakes Professions?
I often get asked how it is that I left the practice of law and became a Professional Life Coach—like people can’t believe anyone would leave such a traditionally lucrative career for something barely heard of. Honestly, like most life changes, the process was gradual. But, there was a key day, a key moment, when … Continue reading The Day I Quit
Hello! Welcome to my website, jamiecarrieri.com. Here you can learn more about my own background, keep up to date on my projects, read my blog posts, find my favorite resources, and link out to some of my business- and project-specific pages. Please explore the site, including my About and Resources pages. Also, follow the links … Continue reading Welcome
Last week, I finished a three-week commitment to a program called the Ultimate Reset. It was one of the best things I’ve done for myself, ever. I did not initially do this program to lose weight. But I lost 14 pounds — 8% of my starting bodyweight. So why did I do it? Because I … Continue reading My Ultimate Reset
ICF (the International Coach Federation) defines coaching as “partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential.” Most of us in the modern, developed world have a buffet of life paths from which to choose. Figuring out which one will best suit us, satisfy our … Continue reading Life Coaching: What is it?