How to lead

In the company of greatness.

Take a moment to think about how often you are in the company of greatness. It was a hope filled moment when I did. From those I brushed shoulders with as we passed in the hallway, to those I sat knee-to-knee with in crucial conversation, or joined in rolling up our sleeves and getting the hard work done, I am in...

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In Praise of Tiny Wins.

I’d rather have 365 tiny wins than one big win. That big hairy audacious goal is better achieved with a thousand tiny steps than one gigantic leap.  Why?  The enormous leaps are hard to repeat. Everything needs to be just right for them to happen. They are unpredictable and mostly out of our control. The tiny little wins we achieve every...

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The Shadow Side of Assessments

Exceptional coaches are committed to helping individuals and organizations make significant shifts toward growth. Assessment instruments provide an opportunity to increase a clients’ awareness of the influencing elements including strengths, character, motives, and desires. These instruments reveal the light of truth for the client, focusing on both the possibilities and obstacles uniquely crucial to their coaching goals. The many advantages of...

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