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Sustainability starts with Empowerment

By Edith Samouillet de Gomez, President I attended our Rotary District Conference in April 2013. Over 500 people from different clubs attended the event in Vail, Colorado. I have been impressed by the will of all these people to serve … Continue reading

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Working For versus Fighting Against

By Edith Samouillet de Gomez, President and Founder of Turning points LLC Many of our communication attempts fail because it is more important to us to be right than to really be successful in our communication. It’s an ego thing. … Continue reading

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My Reward is Their Reward

By Edith Samouillet, President of Turning points LLC As we approach the end of this year I feel it is time to share my thoughts and feelings about what I have accomplished so far. Day after day I have fine … Continue reading

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The magic of the Olympics

The Magic of the Olympics By Edith Samouillet, President and Founder of Turning Points, LLC This year I  watched the summer Olympics with an increased interest,  and I wondered why it had suddenly drawn my attention. I place great value … Continue reading

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Why taking a break as a leader is so important.

Each of you have probably experienced this once in your lifetime: going away to a natural environment, hiking for few days, using the water of a creek. Because of the high pressure of the business environment and your responsibilities, it is hard to remain … Continue reading

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Leadership is an Art that comes from your heart, By Edith Samouillet

“Dear Madam, This is with tears in my eyes that I send you all my condolences. David was an exceptional man. He was my boss and became a friend. His death touched me deeply. David taught me all about my … Continue reading

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Why our passions make us stronger? by Edith Samouillet

Native Americans say: “Each vision starts with a dream”. They also give a huge importance to dreams as they think they convey to us some important messages about ourselves and especially elements that are our essence. I remember, a long time ago, I … Continue reading

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Why we provide Leadership retreats for Mothers and Daughters?

By Edith Samouillet, President . Relationships between mothers and daughters change as those daughters grow up. When they mature into adolescents, teenagers, young adults and independent women, their mother can be a great ally to support their growth. We also … Continue reading

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Mexico, or the tremendous healing power of Love

Few days ago, I was in Ciudad Juarez, a land of war and terror where raising children and going to work every day requires an incredible amount of courage. My fiancé’s mother, Francesca, was in the General Hospital after a stroke and … Continue reading

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Our thoughts about Executive Coaching

Why Executive coaching? C-level and Senior Executives are in charge and face big challenges in their organization that require very specific skills, qualities and behaviors in order to be successful.  At Turning points, we support the idea that Executive coaching … Continue reading

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