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Life and your mind: Take a three minute break everyday

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 gather our energy and put forward our best selves. From these situations we often look back to determine both our degree of growth and success. [...]

June 20, 2015 Lynn Oucharek — Founder, O Vision Consulting Best Skate Forward, Inside Edge 0

A Fresh View of Success

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 self-esteem, self-confidence and a drive to be your best. The question is, who defines what success really is?  Externally, success is often equated with money, [...]

March 7, 2015 Lynn Oucharek — Founder, O Vision Consulting Best Skate Forward, Inside Edge 0

The MacGyver Way: Using What You Have

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 is good because it’s an example I use to illustrate the idea that a person can use what they already have to create success. For [...]

December 2, 2014 Lynn Oucharek — Founder, O Vision Consulting Uncategorized 0

Pirate Tips for Smooth Sailing

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 in schedule can sometimes leave moms, dads and kids feeling tired and overstretched.  When this happens, our creative thinking and problem solving abilities take a [...]

November 13, 2014 Lynn Oucharek — Founder, O Vision Consulting Special Feature 0

Don’t worry that you might fall this Fall

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. [...]

September 16, 2014 Lynn Oucharek — Founder, O Vision Consulting Uncategorized 0

Building Life Long-Learners

Building Life Long-Learners

Life-long learning leads to deeper understanding, curiosity and permission to fail and keep trying. [...]

September 2, 2014 Lynn Oucharek — Founder, O Vision Consulting Special Feature 0