Category Archives: Life of Purpose

By Chance or by Choice

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux Change in careers, for the most part, is by chance or by choice.  Chance is when others make decisions for you, like your job being terminated, transferred, or changed beyond the original scope of the role. … Continue reading

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Your Life’s Work with Different Priorities

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux “I don’t have a career anymore…no ambition…no direction.” This is what a new client said to me after making a life-changing career move.  If these are the words you hear yourself saying, let me also share … Continue reading

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Constant State of Change

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux If a business isn’t growing, it’s declining. That, as you know, is one of the messages I’ve taken from reading Fire Someone Today by Logos CEO Bob Pritchett. While I picture a business to be a … Continue reading

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Explaining Your Career

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux In contemplating a project-based career I realized I have been shifting from weaving together like-skilled jobs into a career to one that includes skill-building jobs that also bring about an awareness in myself. A career is about … Continue reading

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Master Message Building

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux Marketing, as I’m defining it now, is about creating visibility for your mission. One of my mentors would say it’s about making it easier for people to find you. Connecting, exchanging, selling all comes after people … Continue reading

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Treasuring the Elder

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux I am, in part, a partner pilgrim walking into the sacred spaces of those who dare to quest for a vision. One particular man was seeking to be initiated as an elder when I smudged him … Continue reading

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Edge of Mystery

You will meet me at the edge of mystery… The place where things are ending And the beginning is yet to be seen.

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Celestial Center

For me balance, finding my own personal celestial center, is calibrated every year on the summer solstice. It is my soulstice. This is when I honor the time that I fasted and prayed to be healed and to have purpose … Continue reading

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All is not Lost

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux “Why do you want to live in Bellingham?” my husband has often asked me. I kept trying to explain and then one night on the way home a large buck strode up a driveway near the … Continue reading

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Lost and Found

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux I have been inspired by Deer crossing my path. In consulting Animal Speak I am reminded that the hunt for Deer takes us into the wilderness where we get lost and have new adventures. Deer is … Continue reading

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