It’s Getting Crowded Out There!!

Jun 13th, 2019

I am almost a little sheepish now when I am travelling to say what I do. I recently attended my brother Robby’s wedding at Dundee Beach south of Darwin to his beautiful Betty.  It was absolutely the most perfect setting and the most amazing ceremony.  It was our own Top End wedding – complete with […]

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Mindset and Weight Loss

Nov 12th, 2018

There is forever going to be people claiming to have the secret to weight loss – the special diet, the ultimate fitness program, the perfect pill.  If you want to lose weight it is easy to be drawn in by the lure of the easier or “only” way to get it right.  The reality is […]

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IS THERE REALLY A SECRET TO WEALTH CREATION?

Sep 5th, 2018

NO! I was on a plane recently and noticed someone reading ‘The Secret’. It took great effort on my part to quell my curiosity and not start asking questions to explore what changes they may be seeking. (You will be pleased to know I did mind my own business!) As a coach, I notice that many times […]

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2018 – The year of innovation on steroids

Nov 17th, 2017

By Kathy McKenzie – Director of FIREUP Coaching What are you doing about being innovative in your business or practise for 2018? FIREUP has seen massive changes in 2017 with me relocating to the Sunshine Coast whilst still maintaining our great team in Victoria.  Change however does not mean innovation and the challenge for all of […]

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Get A Life TV Show – Airs Wednesday nights on Channel 7 4Me @ 8pm

Nov 25th, 2015

Get A Life is an Australian produced television show that provides an educational and inspirational resource for people who are serious about creating their best life. Get A Life is a fun and vibrant program, encasing new and exciting healthy eating and exercise tips as well as focusing on ways to improve your mind, body and […]

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Join ICF and receive free Business Development Resources

Nov 25th, 2015

Our training program is accredited by the International Coach Federation (ICF), the world’s largest community of professional coaches. Many of our students go on to pursue ICF Membership. The ICF is extending a very special offer to our students. For a limited time, students who join ICF will receive the 2015 ICF Business Development Series, a […]

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3 LESSONS JB Hi-Fi taught us this month

Sep 28th, 2015

By Kathy McKenzie, Director FIRE UP Coaching Ah the age of social media.  The marketing department of JB Hi Fi would normally be ecstatic if they had a spike of 70,000 people overnight hearing about their brand.  Alas hearing that it is because a Downsyndrome boy was refused entry to their Brisbane’s Mt Ommaney store […]

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What can you do today, to be better?

Sep 16th, 2015

By Kathy McKenzie, Director FIRE UP Coaching What can you do today, to be better? Help Sisterworks help, that’s what !!! You may be like me and have never heard of Sisterworks until now.  Last night I attended a night hosted by this amazing and wonderful group of women and heard about their dreams. So […]

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Experience the impact of live coaching

Aug 31st, 2015

What are the biggest blockers to change? At FIRE UP Coaching, we have the opportunity to work with thousands of people over the period of a year.  Regardless of the diverse background of the people we work with, when we put the question to groups “What stops you from changing?” the list looks incredibly similar. […]

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Free will vs. free won’t

Aug 5th, 2015

Written by Kathy McKenzie Dr Jeffrey Schwartz is a neurophysiologist who has done extensive research into how the mind influences the brain.  His research is into having awareness about awareness, known as meta-cognition.  For most of us we don’t stop to think about our thinking but it is this very action that will enhance our […]

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Beware Neurobunk

Aug 5th, 2015

        Written by Kathy McKenzie It seems currently that everything has “neuro” in the title.  Once upon a time “neuro” was assigned to geeks and physicists,  however it has well and truly hit the mainstream. From neuroeconomics to neuroleadership it seems that suddenly understanding the neuro side of things is essential.  Now, […]

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What difference does Mindset Coaching make?

Jul 15th, 2015

Written by Kathy McKenzie – 15 July 2015 When you work with people over a period of time you start to notice the “rut” conversations. What do I mean by that?  I mean the repetitive story as to why something is not possible, why someone is single, broke, unfit, unhappy – substitute whatever the negative […]

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