Author Archives: Rob McNamara

11/30 – Stop being authentic. Get awkward. Be creative.

August-November 2015 / Leadership Coaching Tips

Rob McNamara

Rob McNamara

Rob McNamara

Authenticity is often highly valued by our clients and ourselves as coaches. We like feeling authentic. We enjoy discovering our own integrity. And we soak up the power we get when we are being “true to ourselves.”

Authenticity is an intoxicating idea. It’s an even more intoxicating experience. For a self, there’s nothing more alluring than the pursuit of being ourselves, our “real” selves.

While the pursuit of authenticity may be a