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About captivecoaching

David Jones is the founder of Captive Coaching and Consulting, LLC. Captive was founded to serve two aspects: 1) To assist with the growth of individuals in their personal and business lives as well as their relationships 2) To improve the employee production, employee retention and profitability of businesses by applying the principles of APACHE theory.

Holiday Heartache – Grieving at the holidays

For those of us who have lost a loved one right before the holidays, this time of year is not the happy and jolly times that commercials describe.  To this day, I like many of you really don’t have any … Continue reading

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The Origin, Essence and Application of Emotional Fear and its Application to Life and Business (Subtitle: Why the *&@# do we do what we do?)

… imagine the peace and self-acceptance that results from Discovery in our personal lives and within our relationships.  Imagine being able to truly hear what your partner is saying, rather than feeling that they are attacking you.  AND imagine how … Continue reading

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Relationships and This New Economy

Well, nearly everywhere we look we hear about the new economy; but really is it?  I mean really, it’s been going on long enough that we should just be able to call it this economy.  We all know the impact … Continue reading

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Covenants, Promises, Oaths, Obligations and Guilt – and the correlation in pain we charge ourselves for breaking them

A coaching client was discussing her need to discover who she really is.  Discovery Coaching is about exactly that – who we are, why we became who we are, what elements of our history has had major impact on how … Continue reading

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Fear and Destruction

Ten years ago I was driving to work, listening to a morning shock jock when the news broke.  First it sounded like an accident as it did to everyone else.  And then the 2nd plane hit.  And then the Pentagon.  … Continue reading

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Fear and Destruction

Ten years ago I was driving to work, listening to a morning shock jock when the news broke.  First it sounded like an accident as it did to everyone else.  And then the 2nd plane hit.  And then the Pentagon.  … Continue reading

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Visualization – Why It REALLY Works and WILL Improve Your Game

Whether in small workshops, seminars or with individual clients (athletes or executives), I always include a section on visualization, when discussing capabilities of an individual.  Visualization is really a skill that must be honed.  But to maximize its effect and … Continue reading

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