All posts by Lynn Oucharek — Founder, O Vision Consulting

Getting Back On The Horse

I often coach people on taking apart the premier aspects of what they’ve done in order to be able to create an action plan for what they want to do next or gain more of. It’s really looking at the details, and more often than not realizing that you already have what you need to be successful again without having to start from square one.

Experimental Resolutions

I have nothing against goals and resolutions but I’ve stopped making them… well sort of.  I grew up with a fabulous father who is super goal oriented and who helped […]

Become Your Own Slump-Buster!

All of us get into a slump once in awhile. Follow these strategies to help get yourself out of it.

Become Your Own Slump-Buster!

Most people who know me, also know I’m generally a renewable energy source, but even I can get into a bit of a slump at times. Actually as I’ve described […]

Thinking like a Traveler, keys to recharging your creative self

It’s summer and the perfect opportunity to leave our schedules and time tables behind, but that doesn’t mean you and the people in your crew can’t explore and gain new […]

Life and your mind: Take a three minute break everyday

Whether you’re a parent or player involved in sports, we often find ourselves bouncing from one event to the next at mock speed. In each situation we are asked to […]

Life and your mind: Take a three minute break everyday

Whether you’re a parent or player involved in sports, we often find ourselves bouncing from one event to the next at mock speed. In each situation we are asked to […]

Tell Me a Story

I’m pretty lucky. I’ve spent most of my life surrounded by magnificent story-tellers. When I was young it was my dad, then it was all the creatives at my agency. […]

A Fresh View of Success

Everyone knows how great it feels to accomplish something that we really value and have worked hard at to achieve. The feeling of success is an important component in building […]

The MacGyver Way: Using What You Have

A few weeks back, I asked a group of 17-year-old boys I was doing a career workshop with if they knew who MacGyver was. Thankfully, most of them did, which […]

Pirate Tips for Smooth Sailing

Once November hits, hockey families are well into their busy sports, school and work schedules. Following a hectic tryout and evaluation process, the effects of the zero to 60 change […]

Don’t worry that you might fall this Fall

It’s the season for starting something new! Try stepping out of your comfort zone this fall and see where it takes you.