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Dr. Elizabeth Fried

Dr. Elizabeth Fried

Executive Coach

Since 1983 N. E. Fried and Associates, Inc. has proudly served more than 1,500 clients worldwide with its products and services. We specialize in organizational effectiveness and talent management, offering products and services in executive assessment, 360 feedback, organizational culture surveys, performance management, coaching, training and development, and compensation research. MyExecutiveCoach, along with TheLearningEngine.org and Intermediaries Speakers Bureau are divisions of the firm.

We enjoy getting to know our clients and taking the time to understand their needs. Our most satisfying consulting engagements occur when clients work with us as partners to solve business challenges. This arrangement keeps us on our toes by creating an environment for continuous learning and improvement.  We maintain alliances with a variety of professional coaches, consultants, psychologists, assessment vendors, and training developers to assure we bring you the best available resources.

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Dr. Elizabeth Fried

  Dr. Elizabeth Fried: Are you being Judgmental?
Series #3 - We don’t try things because we don’t want others to judge us as we would judge others. This can paralyze us from moving forward because we want to be perfect.

  Dr. Elizabeth Fried: Are you Biasing Reality?
Series #11 - Do you find yourself fabricating explanations to try to make sense of things? We get overly absorbed in trying to explain or interpret events, instead of recognizing things “are what they are.”

  Dr. Elizabeth Fried: Are you Disregarding your Instincts?
Series #2 - Trusting our instincts helps us make better choices and keeps us from going into analysis paralysis. If you follow your instincts they rarely betray you.....

  Dr. Elizabeth Fried: Are you Fearing Change?
Series #7 - People don’t want to change because they think that they can keep things the same all the time to feel safe.

  Dr. Elizabeth Fried: Are you Getting Distracted?
Series #4 - When this dynamic is operating, we’re avoiding the present. We don’t deal with the here and now and instead get lost in stories that we created about past events or ...

  Dr. Elizabeth Fried: Are you Lacking Self-Esteem?
Series #5 - Do you have the if onlies? Ever found yourself saying 'Once I have that promotion, that corner office, that bonus, things will be perfect.' Or - 'If only this person would....'

  Dr. Elizabeth Fried: Are you Limiting your Possibilities?
Series #1 - Do you worry if you experience things fully you won’t be able to handle the feelings that come up, or fear you’ll become overwhelmed emotionally?

  Dr. Elizabeth Fried: Are you Needing to be Right?
Series #10 - Needing to have all of the answers comes from not recognizing the difference between thinking with our minds and knowing from our deepest level of our soul.

  Dr. Elizabeth Fried: Are you Overreacting to Circumstances?
Series #12 - Do you become overly disturbed or distressed by what happens to others or ourselves?

  Dr. Elizabeth Fried: Are you Playing it Safe?
Series #8 - Both men and women are limiting self-expression because they tend to hold themselves back in the fear of losing approval of others or that they’ll be leaving others behind.

  Dr. Elizabeth Fried: Are you Seeking Validation?
Series #6 - Sometimes we confuse love, which is unconditional and requires nothing in return, with the need to receive something from someone else.

  Dr. Elizabeth Fried: Are you Trying to Force an Outcome?
Series #9 - You heard the term 'control freak'. These people want things done in a particular way or in a particular time frame—'my way or the highway.' They mistakenly believe that they alone have control over what happens in their lives.