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Melinda Harrison

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Melinda Harrison, Swimming

Everything Athletes - Mental Health for Competitors

Melinda Harrison is a professional certified ICF PCC Level Executive Coach and facilitator with extensive experience on career transition, goal discovery, and guiding her clients through the challenges of attainment.Drawing from her progressive research, Melinda has deep insights on both the critical aspects that make up success as well as the transitional elements that people experience. In 2015, she completed over 100 structured interviews with individuals who had successfully transitioned from a major accomplishment(s) to a new challenge.This research included the experiences from included a broad spectrum of athletes such as Olympians - including several medalists, World Championship medalists, athletes from NFL, MLS, MLB, NBA, NHL, PGA, LPGA, Cycling and NCAA athletes. It also included cancer survivors and individuals who have experienced an addiction or survived a significant tragedy. In April of 2020 she published her first book, “Personal Next” — aimed at aiding athletes and other high-performers through transition.In combination with her business experience, background as an Olympic athlete (Los Angeles 1984), board experience and her entrepreneurial and community successes, she brings commitment and accountability to each client. Melinda loves coaching —working with individuals and teams to create a deeper self-awareness, develop opportunities and move towards goalswww.melindaharrison.com

41mins

6 Dec 2020

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Navigating Your Career Transition with Olympian Melinda Harrison

MoneyForLunch

In 2013, executive coach and Olympian Melinda Harrison set a goal to interview 100 people who had positively transitioned from significant achievements to discover new goals and meaning in another area of their life. Using her athletic mindset she eventually interviewed 103 individuals of which the majority were high performance athletes. Her book Personal Next: What We Can Learn From Elite Athletes Navigating Career Transition was released April 21, 2020. ➡️Connect with Melinda: Melinda Harrison➡️ Connect with Bert:  YouTube |  Twitter  |  Instagram   |   Click here for More Episodes➡️ Get a free copy of Dominating Your Mind:https://amzn.to/2XuM9Xr While supplies last, limited time.

36mins

28 Aug 2020

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Finding Your True North With Melinda Harrison

The Experimental Leader

There’s value to having something to strive for. All of us need to be striving toward something, and that vision comes from our values about what we want in our lives and what has meaning. When we have that vision, we can set a target and move toward it. Joining Melanie Parish on the show today is Melinda Harrison, a former Olympic swimmer and a professional certified ICF PCC Level Executive Coach with an extensive experience in goal discovery and pathways to attainment. Melinda tackles the challenges that competitive athletes struggle with in finding their true North. She also touches on the concept of athlete autopilot, self-measurement, and the messy middle of change. Join Melanie and Melinda in this insightful conversation about the importance of asking the question of why we’re driven to succeed.Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share!Here’s How »Join The Experimental Leader community today:melanieparish.comYouTube

25mins

11 Jun 2020

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Melinda Harrison Olympic Swimmer, Author, Michigan Hall of Fame swimmer

Cumulus Eugene

12mins

3 Jun 2020

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Olympian Melinda Harrison Inc.

MoneyForLunch

In 2013, executive coach and Olympian Melinda Harrison set a goal to interview 100 people who had positively transitioned from significant achievements to discover new goals and meaning in another area of their life. Using her athletic mindset she eventually interviewed 103 individuals of which the majority were high performance athletes. Her book Personal Next: What We Can Learn From Elite Athletes Navigating Career Transition was released April 21, 2020.Free Book Dominating Your MindConnect with Bert Martinez on YouTube.Connect with Bert Martinez on Twitter.Connect with Bert Martinez on Instagram.Click here for more episodes.

36mins

12 May 2020

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Melinda Harrison calls fake tech support

The LJR Show

Listen to her phone call--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ljrshow/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/ljrshow/support

3mins

9 May 2020

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#30 - Now Batting: Melinda Harrison

Break A Bat! where Baseball Meets Broadway

Melinda Harrison steps into the 'remote' Batter's Box with host Al Malafronte and producer Alan Seales for Episode 30! A University of Michigan graduate, Harrison became the first Michigan Wolverines women's varsity swimmer to compete in the Olympics, representing Canada in the 200-meter backstroke in the 1984 Summer Olympics. She was inducted into the University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor in 2006; as the first woman swimmer to be inducted. Harrison has spent the last seven years studying the performance of elite athletes, entrepreneurs, executives, and those who have overcome significant personal challenges. In combination with her business experience, Olympic background, entrepreneurial energy, and community successes, she brings goal-driven commitment and accountability to each of her clients.Her new book Personal Next is due for release on April 21st and describes the arc of transition common to all high performers. These virtues are particularly important during the world health crisis, and in this episode, Harrison discusses what both Broadway performers and star athletic performers such as the Yankees' beloved All-Star closer/Broadway favorite Aroldis Chapman can do to best prepare themselves for what comes next in a very different performing environment upon returning to action.Hosted by Al MalafronteProduced by the Broadway Podcast NetworkEdited by Matthew HendershotConnect with Melinda Harrison on Instagram: @melindaharrison and online at www.melindaharrison.comConnect with Break a Bat! on Instagram: @break_a_bat_podcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

40mins

22 Apr 2020

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Melinda Harrison: How To Manage A Career Change

The Fix with Michelle King

So far, more than 3 million Americans have filed for unemployment. That is five times worse than the last time the record was broken, which shows just how suddenly a staggering number of people are losing their jobs or income during the coronavirus pandemic. According to an NPR survey, 18% of households have already reported someone being laid off or having hours reduced because of the coronavirus outbreak with 21 percent of women losing their jobs compared to 16 percent of men. Losing your job can be scary, overwhelming and extremely challenging during a pandemic, which is why we spoke with Melinda Harrison, a former Olympic Athlete, Executive Coach, and author of "Personal Next: What We Can Learn From Elite Athletes Navigating Career Transition." On this episode, you will discover how to navigate planned or unplanned career transitions and overcome difficulties at work.  -- Follow me on LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/michellepking Get a copy of my book "The Fix: Overcome the Invisible Barriers That Are Holding Women Back at Work"https://www.amazon.com/The-Fix-Overcome-the-Invisible-Barriers-That-Are-Holding-Women-Back-at-Work/dp/1982110929 Or get the audio book here: Audible: https://adbl.co/2sLCbEH Google Play: http://bit.ly/38w03er -- To check out episodes you missed or learn how to partner with us, visit thefixpodcast.org Sign up for my newsletter: thefixpodcast.org/newsletter Check out my website: michellepking.com This show is produced by Hueman Group Media.

24mins

2 Apr 2020

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Olympian Melinda Harrison

Celebrity Interviews

Today on The Neil Haley Show's Caregiver Dave Celebrity Segment, Dave and The Total Tutor Neil Haley will interview Olympian Melinda Harrison. Melinda Harrison is a professional certified ICF PCC Level Executive Coach and facilitator with extensive experience on goal discovery and pathways to attainment. Drawing from her progressive research, Melinda has deep insights on both the critical aspects that make up success as well as the transitional elements that people experience. In 2015, she completed over 100 structured interviews with individuals who had successfully transitioned from a major accomplishment(s) to a new challenge. This research included the experiences from included a broad spectrum of athletes such as Olympians - including several medalists, World Championship medalists, athletes from NFL, MLS, MLB, NBA, NHL, PGA, LPGA, Cycling and NCAA athletes. It also included cancer survivors and individuals who have experienced an addiction or survived a significant tragedy. From these stories she authored a book titled “Personal Next” - aimed at aiding athletes and other high-performers through transition. She is also using what she learned from this research in the development of her onlinet programs and in her coaching practices. In combination with her business experience, background as an Olympic athlete (Los Angeles 1984), board experience and her entrepreneurial and community successes, she brings commitment and accountability to each client. Melinda loves coaching - working with individuals and teams to create a deeper self-awareness, develop opportunities and move towards goals.

31mins

25 Mar 2020