by Deb MacKenzie, DLCC Vice President
What the hell did I get myself into?! I’m a total type A, and even worse, I act like one! What am I doing with all these “nice” people who are all touchy feely? That sums up my first few months working for Darcy Luoma Coaching & Consulting.
I came from a very dysfunctional corporate environment. Our leader was a micro-manager who always looked for what you did wrong, rather than the 100 things you did right. Needless to say, I’d hardened over the years in that toxic environment. Then I start working with Darcy and it was a huge culture shock to say the least. All of a sudden I’m working with people who valued my opinion and celebrated my successes (see, I even talk a little “coachy” now and then!). [Read more…]