Ezine Archives...

    In these newsletter archives, you will find a treasure trove of muses and observations

   offering you tools to become inspired, motivated and empowered. Each issue contains a

    recommended book or resource and the "Quote of the Month". Sit back, grab a cup of

   coffee and enjoy.

    Stepping Into Transition...

       Making Change Work For You
       How Expectations Can Trip You Up
       The Power Of Commitment
       Listening To The Body's Wisdom
       Strategies To Tame Your Gremlin
       Creating Empowering Perspectives
       Exploring Metaphors
       Insights From The Wizard Of Oz
       Perceiving The Ordinary As Purposeful

       Intuition As A Tool For Change
       Intuition And Life Purpose
       A Culture of Kindness
       Natural Change
       Anakin's Dilemma
       Making A Difference
       Practicing Inner Acknowledgment
       The Importance of Personal Boundaries
       Would You Change?

       Be The Hero of Your Life
       The Difference Between Intuition and Assumption
       Living From Internal Belief
       The Future Self
       Facing Vulnerability
       Making Your Resolutions For The New Year 


Couples in Business - Misery or Synergy by Phil Okrend

Lessons From Anakin Skywalker: Making Better Choices Through Recognizing

And Managing Our Fears by Phil Okrend

What a Coach Can Do For You, Business Leader Magazine

Includes Interview with Phil Okrend

Coaching, An Adapting Tool For Attaining Fulfillment In The Global Economy

by Phil Okrend

Put me in (life) coach! Tips for seeking counsel As seen on The Today Show, 4/6/06

Includes The Are You Ready For Coaching Quiz

A Coach for 'Team You' Many Who Want a Winning Record in the Game of Life Are Skipping the Shrink and Hiring a Life Coach Instead


These are some of my favorite books for growth and self empowerment:

A Whole New Mind-Daniel Pink

Busting Loose From The Money Game-Robert Scheinfeld
The Four Agreements
-Don Miguel Ruiz
Taming Your Gremlin
-Rick Carson
The Power Of Ted
-David Emerald
The Power Of Now and A New Earth
-Echart Tolle
Heart Steps-Prayers and Declarations For A Creative Life
-Julia Cameron

Everyday Grace-Marianne Williamson

Change Your Thoughts, Change Your Life-Wayne Dyer

www.choice-online.com  - Choice, the magazine of professional coaching.

www.coachingtoys.com - An online store of over eighty products for coaches to enliven and refresh their coaching business.

www.coachfederation.org - International Coach Federation is the largest worldwide resource for business and personal coaches, and the source for those who are seeking a coach. The ICF is a nonprofit, individual membership organization formed by professionals worldwide who practice business and personal coaching.

www.thecoaches.com - The Coaches Training Institute the leading coaching program in the area of co-active coaching recognizing that everyone is treated as creative and resourceful, capable of great vision and responsible action.

Phil Okrend Music Myspace - Listen to my original inspirational piano music and check out my latest performances amd releases.

The LeadershipTrust - Provides tuition-guaranteed personalized leadership training with focus on people skills, communication, conflict rsolution, ethics, emotional intelligence, self confidence, team work, and self-awarenes.

MixedBlessing - The company I co-founded is the leading producer of interfaith and multicultural greeting cards in the U.S. that celebrate peace and diversity.

Jordan Okrend Music - My 19 year old son's music web site featuring music from his studio produced EP, "Unpredictable."  Includes news, reviews and upcoming performances.

Elise Okrend Art - My wife's artist website featuring her fine pastel landscape paintings.

www.inwellso.com - Integrative Wellness Solutions a center that is commited to promoting health and well being by providing the highest quality services and products, in an intimate and personalized environment located in Durham, NC.

www.raleighncyoga.com - Claudia Conty of Raleigh NC Yoga offers rejuvenating yoga that balances the body and mind. See her site for a schedule of classes.

www.culturalcreatives.org/home.html - A website for those interested in learning about the Cultural Creatives, a growing segment of American Society that is characterized by their desire to make the world a better place for all.


Explore what coaching can do for you. E-mail or call 919-621-1578

to schedule a 30 minute coaching session.

Phil Okrend of Stepping Stones Coaching, is a Certified Life and Business Coach located in

Raleigh, NC with clients throughout the U.S.