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In a rare combination of talents, Michael is a compassionate coach with an understanding of spiritual and real-life goals. His insight into the human condition and our relationship with society’s expectations is unmatched. Michael is a life coach who can relate to people from all walks of life.

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Michael has a systematic approach to problem solving and coaching that I am in awe of. He can view a situation from multiple angles all at once and I have seen wisdom in his recommendations. Michael also can listen deeply and be present totally.

Michael Hamilton

The Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts

Latest Blog Posts

Seven Essential Questions to Respond to Change

We can think of change in life and work in two ways. Change can suddenly confront us, and we are forced react. Or we can adopt the perspective that change is absolute and inevitable and have an interior response: change is an opportunity rather than a burden. Being in...

Fifteen Signs of the Right Work Team For You

The most difficult part of finding a new assignment as a parish priest was determining the character of those with whom I work. This included my fellow priests, other pastoral staff, and support staff. Only over time do people reveal their true characters and the...

Being A REAL Man

Lots has been written about manhood and masculinity. For example, Joseph Campbell’s writings lay out wonderful models of male spiritual maturity. Breaking the Habit of Being Yourself (Dr. Joseph Dispensa) shows us ways to stop beating ourselves into shame-based...

The Truth About Intimacy

Rarely do I repost someone else's postings, but Lynne Forrest is a fantastic woman of great wisdom. She has a great deal of material on victimhood and how to be healed of it. Her information is at the end of this article. I recommend you sign up for her regular...

Stepping Away From Fear and Ignorance

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was elected for an unprecedented four terms. He led America through the Great Depression and nearly all of World War II before he died. Standing before a congressional committee he uttered a famous declaration. We never hear the full...

What is Authentic Courage?

What goes into authentic courage? Typically, we think that only strong people (from the word “Fortitude”), individuals with the training, knowledge, and leadership skills, are the ones on whom we can depend to be authentically courageous. We often think they need to...

Elusive Success

Success, depending on how you define it can be elusive. Measure it one way, and you’re a genius! Using another algorithm and you’re not-too-bright. It also depends on how much you compare yourself to others so-called successful peers, to statistics, and to societal...

The Greatest Saboteur

The opposite of optimism is not always pessimism. It’s usually denial, the greatest saboteur to our growth as human beings. Why is that? At least pessimism, like optimism, is an authentic perspective. Denial is not a perspective. It is a mental and emotional block...

Nothing Like Success

Isn’t it amazing how a pandemic can make us feel tiny and insignificant? Rarely in human history can we say that everyone in the world is being affected by one thing, directly or indirectly. But do we really want avoiding infection, working from home, and job loss to...

A Different Covid Perspective

Despite the grave difficulties we are experiencing due to Covid-19, there may be a silver lining for our world. The “stop-doing-everything” and “social-distancing” is indeed frustrating and depressing.  It is particularly affecting people who are on the extrovert...