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So far Angela Pugh has created 36 blog entries.

Are You A Good Listener?

Do you sometimes feel like you are speaking, but whoever you are speaking to is not getting your message? Maybe it goes over their head or they simply nod or mumble so it is painfully obvious they aren’t listening?

And the […]

Fellowship

As many of you know, I have been working on a great project that is very close to my heart and embodies my life purpose.

I have heard my whole life that if you love what you do, you never feel […]

How To Change Your Life

It’s not so hard to change your life. One of the things I am aware of in my twisty little brain, is my ability to be so hard on myself. As they say, we are our own worst critic… or […]

Sober Living in Kansas City

These past weeks have been incredible, and a bit of a blur. As you know, I do a lot of work with people and families around addiction issues with coaching, intervention, and helping families find the right treatment center. I […]

Addicted

There is always that one moment that changes everything. Some call it a lightbulb moment, some a moment of truth, or a moment of clarity. Whatever you want to call it, it is fierce and usually unexpected. It comes down […]

Kansas City Firefighter, Heroin, and Child Endangerment

A story hit the headlines that has Kansas City up in arms. It is sad, frightening, and has sparked a lot of conversation about addiction and what is right and wrong. For me, this is further proof that addiction does […]

My Recovery Is Not Anonymous

I think there is a misconception about the nature of ‘anonymous’ in 12-Step programs. The way I was taught was that I am welcome to share my recovery with anyone I choose and I can be as open about it […]

Oprah For President?

Everyone who knows me knows I have an unconditional love for Oprah. In my twenties, when I was a hot mess, I’m pretty sure she saved my life by showing up everyday in my living room talking about the art […]

By |March 7th, 2017|Self-Improvement|0 Comments

DON’T Be One of These Toxic Personalities AND How To Avoid Them!

Many of you who work with me as a Coach know that my philosophy and approach are a bit different. We all know there is no way to control or change other people, however, we invest a lot of time […]

By |February 28th, 2017|Self-Improvement|3 Comments

Negative Words That Tank Your Communication

Communication is my passion and is the backbone of all the work I do. Whether I am doing an addiction intervention, working with parents and children, employees looking to advance, managers leading teams, or couples learning to talk to each […]

By |February 21st, 2017|Self-Improvement|0 Comments