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While you’re waiting to receive your first edition, perhaps you’d like to browse through some of our favourite posts from the past:


Interview of Laura talking about coaching at Ready for Change

On Growth

Growth Happens at the Edges

How Judgment Separates Us

When Will You Reach for Support?

Lowering Tolerance for Emotional Pain

A Transformative Program

Working with Feelings of Overwhelm

Ways to Work with Irrational Beliefs

Negative Self-Talk — the Glitch in the System

Reframing Boundaries


Two Days that Have Made All the Difference

Honouring Values

Using I-Language


For Beginnings, Endings, Guidance, and Creativity

The Four Point Check-in

How to Create Your Own Wheel of Life

The “Should” Exercise

How to Take a Self-Made Vacation

Taking Stock: Perspective Questions to Ask Yourself

Stories from Real-Life Coaching

Working with Self-Judgment

Leaning into Potential

Taking Time to Celebrate

Overcoming Inertia

Words of Comfort

The Tender Turning Point of September

The Risk it Takes to Blossom

The Two Year Transformation

How Can I Get Support?

Time and Productivity

Ways to Get it Done

Do You Have Time, or Does Time Have You?

I Can’t Manage Time – part 1 of 5

The Action Management Sword – part 2 of 5

Purposeful Big rocks – part 3 of 5

Truth in Data – part 4 of 5

Final Words on Time – part 5 of 5

The Book Lists

Books — Communication and Relationships

Books — Time, Productivity, Procrastination







Laura McGrath, CPCC, is a Toronto life coach who helps smart people to live from their hearts. Let's talk! You can subscribe to Ready for Change news to receive thoughtful notes on personal growth, and you can contact Laura to find out if coaching is right for you.