Tag: graphic recording

What’s Your Default: Shame or Grandiosity?

Entrepreneur

Download the audio In my role as The SHIFT-IT Coach I have the honor of observing many different types of people up close in the sanctity of our coaching alliance. My clients hire me because they want a SHIFT … usually in the area of ‘right livelihood’ … either creating a solo professional practice of… Read more »


Events Calendar

CHRISTINA’S CURRICULUM: UPCOMING EVENTS SHIFT-IT Central® Mondays, 5pm Pacific (drop-in coaching … join the community today!) Join the growing SHIFT-IT Community! Christina’s private coaching schedule is full with Accelerator and VIP clients, however she’s accessible for others who want to make their SHIFTs too. This weekly tele-program offers affordable drop-in coaching and mentoring in an… Read more »


Orphan Rescue Map & Instructions (Part Two)

Click here to download Terms of Use: This work is still in preliminary draft stage (yes, there are discrepancies between the map and the directions) however I have found that releasing early drafts of my tools to my e-zine and social media audience helps all of us. It helps you with inner work and it… Read more »


Events Calendar

CHRISTINA’S CURRICULUM: UPCOMING EVENTS SHIFT-IT Central® Mondays, 5pm Pacific (weekly drop-in support … join the community today!) Join the growing SHIFT-IT Community! Christina’s private coaching schedule is full with Accelerator and VIP clients, however she’s accessible for others who want to make their SHIFTs too. This weekly tele-program offers affordable drop-in coaching and mentoring in… Read more »


Orphan Rescue and Resolve Developmental Delays

As a coach (with a pioneering visual approach) I’m a huge proponent of literally mapping out your vision (your desired destination) as well as your game plan (actions to reach that destination). However, I’m an even bigger proponent of clarifying and doing your INNER WORK … getting to the heart of what is causing interference… Read more »


ENVISION A SUCCESSFUL 2011 WITH MY GIFT OF FOUR VISUAL MAPS

Visual Maps

Whether you’ve been doing personal visioning and planning work for a while, or are new to it, we can all benefit from doing a Mini SHIFT-IT Retreat every once in a while: checking in on how our life is going and what mid-course corrections we might want to make. Ideal times to conduct a mini… Read more »


Graphic Coaching: The Benefits of Working Visually with Individuals, Biz Partners & Couples

Listen to this article Christina Merkley Being Interviewed on American Television About Graphic Coaching I had a very exciting past week – just got back from San Diego where I taped an American television show called “Meet the Experts”. The host, Arielle Ford, is a well known Law of Attraction author and publicist to well… Read more »


ASK Christina — have you found audiences that resisted graphic methods as childish

Hi Christina I’ve been interested in graphic recording and facilitating since attending a meeting in San Francisco years ago where Grove Consultants recorded. Your recent free info webinar “Fundamentals of Interactive-Graphics” was very helpful.  I’m looking at how to put together the time to move forward on learning to use graphic techniques in my consulting and training… Read more »


Graphic Guru David Sibbet Explains Visual Meetings

Big shout out to my mentor and old boss, David Sibbet from The Grove Consultants International.  David is in the midst of writing his new book “Visual Meetings’ and just presented in January at the TEDx SoMa event in San Francisco (ahhh, San Francisco … there are days that I miss you so!). Give a… Read more »


Interactive-Graphics: Frequently Asked Questions

Christina Merkley here … with less than two weeks until my Graphic Coaching Clinic in Victoria, British Columbia. You may be one of the attendees who are already coming … who will shortly be loaded up with markers, pastels and all the tools of the trade. Or, perhaps you are one of the four people… Read more »