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Women in Leadership: May 20th Webinar with CPHR Manitoba

Human Resource professionals have a unique and essential role in organizations as we continue to evolve the post COVID-19 workplace. Women who lead, whether you are working as an HR professional, a people leader, a consultant or an influential peer, now more than ever, we have an opportunity to leverage key strengths to assist our…
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Red Chair Virtual Circle – April 27

Women who lead, as we prepare for our communities and workplaces to slowly “open up” over the next few months, how do we want to be? What is happening for us during this time of COVID-19 that is shaping who and how we are and who and how we want to be? As a spirit…
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Red Chair Virtual Circle – April 20

The focus of April 20th’s Red Chair Virtual Circle is “celebrating me”. Over the 60 minutes that we are together in our Red Chairs, we will spend time reflecting on what we are doing well during this unique time in our life. We are weeks into this time of physical distancing, children doing schoolwork from…
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Red Chair Virtual Circle – April 13

Monday, April 13th is the third of five Red Chair Virtual Circles. The focus of our dialogue will be “Gratitude”. If you joined us previously, if you have participated in Red Chair before and feel now is the time to return, if you are curious about it and haven’t yet joined in, if you feel…
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Connection & Curiosity: Red Chair Virtual Circle – March 30

On March 30th a group of growth-oriented women came together in their Red Chairs to talk about what it means to be present. We asked ourselves, to what extent are we aware of that which is going on around us and at the same time, aware of what we are experiencing internally. What emotions arise…
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Red Chair Virtual Circle

Women who lead, when we look back at this time in our lives, what do we want to be remembered for? How are we leading ourselves and others as we experience physical distance, disrupted routines and unsettling news? I have the good fortune of having the support of some wonderful women who have dubbed themselves,…
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Red Chair Leadership Immersion – May 14 and 15th, 2020. Post-poned until further notice.

Red Chair: Leadership Immersion for Women is a strengths-based leadership program designed for women who lead formally and informally, and for women preparing for what’s next. This program is for you if you have a sincere desire to understand who and how you are and where you can grow to fulfill your personal leadership vision.…
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Red Chair Leadership Immersion – February 2020

On February 27 and 28th, six women came together for two days in their Red Chairs. They came not knowing exactly what to expect. They worked hard, harder than they thought they would. They left with increased awareness of their presence, their strengths, and the strengths they tend to overdo. They now have a clearer…
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Acknowledging Others – Another Lesson from Annie

It was very windy one day last week when I was at the barn spending time with Annie. An Arabian, she is an intelligent and perceptive mare. She was very cognizant of what was she was sensing and hearing outside the barn, and therefore a little distracted. As I wanted to do some work with…
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Take the Time to Look . . .

. . . and you may be surprised at what you find. In March, I started my journey with horse. It took courage to begin this journey as I sensed early on that it would challenge me in ways I had not been challenged before. I also sensed that I would learn and grow in…
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Red Chair Leadership Immersion for Women – January 30 & 31, 2020

Red Chair: Leadership Immersion for Women is a strengths-based leadership program designed for women who lead formally and informally, and for women preparing for what’s next. This program is for you if you have a sincere desire to understand who and how you are and where you can grow to fulfill your personal leadership vision.…
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Setting Your Personal Leadership Vision for 2020

As I have given myself permission this past year to sit in my red chair, one of the things that I have become increasingly aware of is the power of intention. As a woman who leads, intentionally taking time to reflect upon and learn about myself means I am more aware of my strengths and…
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Red Chair Leadership Immersion: Define Your Vision as a Woman Who Leads

Red Chair is that time and space that we take to reflect with purpose, engage with presence so we can drive with clarity. Our days our busy and when push comes to shove, we do what we know and feels comfortable. Sometimes this aligns with the way we want to lead ourselves and others. Sometimes,…
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If you could spend a day in your Red Chair. . .

. . . what would you want to talk about? . . . reflect on? . . . think about? An idea is percolating to create a day-long experience where women come together in their Red Chair, to learn, network, celebrate and re-energize. SEE Coaching and Consulting is collaborating with representatives of the 100+ women…
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Red Chair Women Who Lead 2019 Series – Registration Ends Soon

This journey called life is every changing and continually presents us with opportunities to examine who we are and how we want to be. We enter adulthood. We go to school. We start our careers. We may get married. We may start a family. We achieve success. We experience failure. Our children grow up. Our…
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Leading Authentically requires Courage . . .

. . . to know who we are and how we want to be so that we can lead ourselves and others. Red Chair provides a safe and trusted space for women who want to lead authentically. We spend time in our Red Chair because we know that to lead well we must . .…
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Fall 2019 Red Chair Offerings

Over the course of my career, one of the things I learned is that the more aware I was of me, the better I could lead others and the better I could lead with others. Greater awareness of my strategic intentions led to a clearer articulation of my vision and informed conversations with my team…
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Red Chair Women Who Lead 2019/20 Series

This is a transformative women’s leadership program designed for mid-career women in professional and leadership roles. This 5-part Series weaves together themes that will encourage you to reflect upon yourself and set a course of action to lead authentically with power and purpose. With revised content from the Winter/Spring 2019 Series, it features engaging presentations,…
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Red Chair Leadership Immersion for Women October 10 & 11, 2019

Red Chair: Leadership Immersion for Women is a strengths-based leadership program designed for mid-career women formally leading or preparing for a leadership role. This program is for you if you have a sincere desire to understand who and how you are so you can more fully live out your purpose as a woman who leads.…
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A Little Sweat Goes a Long Way

“Confidence comes from discipline and training.” anonymous Over the last number of years, on three separate occasions, I challenged myself to an intense 14-week fitness program at Aspire Fitness called Push-Ups to Pin-Ups. Each time I cleaned up my eating, worked out 4 times a week at the gym, mostly did my cardio homework, and…
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Summer is a Good Time to Pause and Create Clarity

It’s a lack of clarity that creates chaos and frustration. Those emotions are poison to any living goal. – Steve Maraboli We are busy people doing lots of things. How much of what you do aligns with your purpose and values? Are you clear on what they are? If not, you may be experiencing chaos and…
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Following My Gut

In August (2018), while sitting at the family cottage, my gut told me that the red chairs as pictured above would be an integral part of my work going forward. Although I did not know how, I did know that for me, they represented the coaching relationship. They provide a safe place to look ahead,…
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Seeing What’s In Front of Us

The other day I brought a friend to the barn to meet Annie. She hung out with Annie and I as I groomed Annie and got her ready to spend time in the arena. After I exercised my beautiful mare, my friend had the opportunity to walk and “be” with her. After our visit, my…
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Leading Requires Us to Know Ourselves

As John Maxwell has said, ” true leadership cannot be awarded, appointed, or assigned. It comes only from influence, and that cannot be mandated. It must be earned. The only thing a title can buy is a little time, either to increase your level of influence with others or to undermine it.” Influential leaders have…
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Transitions Require Time

In a coaching conversation yesterday I shared an a’ha that I had earlier in the day. It was about expectations and time. Annie and I partnered up six weeks ago. She moved from a small quiet farm where she lived with two other horses to a larger farm, just outside of Winnipeg, close to the…
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Leading Requires Us to be Present

In our busy, fast-paced, increasingly technological world, this can be challenging. Meet Annie. Annie is teaching me about the importance of being present. She reminds me that leading is an ongoing journey. It requires us to have the courage to examine ourselves, what we do well, when we drop the ball, when we are distracted…
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Leading Requires Courage . . .

. . . to know who we are and how we want and need to be so that we can lead ourselves and others well. In 2019, women in leadership, parity, inclusion, diversity and other related topics continue to be researched, written and strategized about. Depending on our perspective, we see them as systemic opportunities,…
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Red Chair: Leadership Immersion for Women

Red Chair: Leadership Immersion for Women is a strengths-based leadership program designed for mid-career women formally leading or preparing for a leadership role. This program is for you if you have a sincere desire to understand who you are, how you ‘show up’ and where you can grow to fulfill your purpose as a woman…
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Red Chair: Women Who Lead Winter/Spring 2019 Series

SEE Coaching and Consulting in partnership with Red River College invites you to a transformative women’s leadership program designed to help you lead with power and purpose in work and life. This cohort-based program will put you side by side with other powerful female leaders as you learn together, from each other and from other…
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