I had failed.

Big time.

My failure felt huge, as if someone had come into our back yard with a backhoe and dug a hole as large as our house. And now I was sitting by the hole—broken, beaten down, discouraged—trying to fill this huge hole back up with one teaspoon of dirt at a time.

For me, this feeling of having failed big time—so big that I couldn’t imagine any hope of repair—happened in my coaching business.

Maybe you’ve felt this way, too.

Maybe you’ve felt defeated in a relationship with someone you loved, but now you are no longer speaking.

Maybe you’re blaming yourself for your child’s poor choices.

Maybe you tried something new at work only to have it backfire……

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