Month: February 2022

The Social Clock Is Ticking? Are You On Track?

[LISTEN] The Coach’s Notes podcast is back! As before, I’ll be sharing with you things that I am curious about, or that I’ve been working through in terms of my personal development journey. I’ll also be interviewing other coaches and personal development experts to get their views on what’s trending in coaching and development. The sociologist Bernice Neugarten pointed out that members of society hold expectations of what people should have accomplished by certain points in their lives and if …

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On Expectations

Transcript Gretchen Rubin is probably most famous for the Happiness Project, which is a book she wrote a while ago. The book that she’s been pimping around of late, which I heard on a podcast that she was a guest on, was talking about the four tendencies. Now I am all into psychometrics and personality tests. I always like to give these a shot because it gives you another piece of the puzzle of YOU. As I was listening to …

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Is LQ (learnability quotient), the new cornerstone of career success?

Learnability quotient (LQ) is a term I stumbled upon this week Learnability is being cited as a key skill to have in 2022 and beyond. The accelerated pace of change in the modern world of work continues to render certain skills and knowledge obsolete. This is forcing many in the workforce to have to acquire new skills and knowledge in order to stay relevant. As Chris Gray points out: As technological innovation accelerates the pace of change, there is growing …

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hard reset

I’ve gone and blown up my website, which is something I am often prone to do from time to time. I wanted to reclaim the claylowe.com domain for my training and development work. I’m also not one for waiting to have the site fully developed before making it public, so this will very much be a living work in progress and will evolve over time. For now, I’ll lead with the blog. If you’re looking for my professional info, you …

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