I am MarGO Geller, a licensed counselor, business, career and life coach working at the intersection of psychology and business.  My unique combination of counseling and coaching talents helps my clients get quicker and better results!  I combine competence, compassion and creativity to help my clients stay focused, motivated and successful.

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Hiring Margo as my business coach was the best decision I have ever made, and was worth every dime! Working with her has helped me and my business soar!
June Carlson
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Reframing Regrets to Build a Better Life

February 13, 2017
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We all have regrets.  They make us feel bad.  What you probably aren’t aware of is the power they have to propel you in a positive direction.  A regret is an opportunity for self-reflection and personal growth.  Each regret is a valuable resource! They are always about the past.  You focus on what you didn’t […]

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Making Decisions: When In Doubt…Don’t!

February 7, 2017
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Too often we make decisions that later we regret.  We get impatient waiting and worrying about what’s the best choice.  Clarity comes with a careful review of pros and cons, listening to your intuition and awareness of body sensations.  Your body will tense or tighten in a particular place letting you know… don’t! As a […]

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Grow Your Business, Career and Life by Being Generous

January 31, 2017
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As a Business, Career and Life Coach I understand the incredibly positive impact generosity has on work fulfillment, personal satisfaction, overall health and success!   With generosity the returns are huge. Businesses set themselves apart by being uniquely generous.   In the 80’s I built and sold a successful gourmet take out and delivery business. […]

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Irritation, Frustration and Annoyance

January 24, 2017
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I’m amazed at how often a client denies being angry.  I stopped using that big bad word many years ago.  Instead I ask if they are Irritated, Frustrated or Annoyed. The difference in their reactions is remarkable. The truth is all these words come under the Anger Family Umbrella. They are related like first or […]

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No More Negative Thinking

January 16, 2017
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No More Negative Thinking… No Way!  It’s impossible to ban negative thoughts.  They will find their way in whether you like it or not.   Accepting this reality is the first step towards “Less” negative thinking. As a Licensed Counselor, Business and Career Coach, I help my clients refocus on the bigger picture and positives! […]

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Your Emotional Wellness

January 5, 2017
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What is “Emotional Wellness”?  Why is it important?  How do you become emotionally healthier? I’ve been interested in emotional wellness forever!  I’m a Licensed Counselor and some say I’m an emotions management expert! At the University of Illinois wellness center they define Emotional Wellness as… “Emotionally well people are able to express feelings freely and […]

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What Do You Need To Get What You Want?

December 26, 2016
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Do you want a better job, career or relationship?  Do you want to start your own business, retire, or stop feeling frustrated?  What do you need to get what you want?  That’s the million-dollar question! Reflecting on the past year helps you prepare for the New Year.   I suggest taking time for reflection. Push […]

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Why Worry?

December 6, 2016
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As humans we worry.  We worry whether we want to or not.  It just happens.  Many believe that worrying is a waste of time.  I disagree. There is good worry and bad worry.  It’s important to know the difference. Good worry is present focused and action oriented.  When an exam or deadline is approaching and […]

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Your Money Story

November 28, 2016
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Your money story impacts your life in a BIG way.  Your beliefs and attitude about money can make or break your business.  They influence your career choices and relationships.  I am committed to helping people understand and manage their money story.   It’s amazing how a small behavioral change can bridge the gap between a […]

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Your “Non-Financial” Retirement Assessment

November 7, 2016
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As a Certified Retirement Options Coach and Licensed Counselor, I offer a unique interactive assessment.  My questions address the impact of retiring on your identity, purpose, priorities, relationships, and time management.  Most assessments are long and tedious.  This is engaging and exciting! Are you thinking about retirement?  It may be three or even five years […]

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