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How Do You Build a Coaching Based Organization?

As a business coach, I am always open & excited to discuss building of a coaching based organization.  I truly believe that companies who empower people will advance and flourish in this VUCCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Chaotic, Complex & Ambiguous) world we live in today? As a leader, you must really be committed to providing a […]

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Employee Engagement Leadership

5 Critical Commitments for Successful Leadership Development

Today, I see companies paying lip service to leadership training and individuals ignoring the provided methods because they consider them antiquated and outdated.  It’s time for 21st Century concepts be applied to leadership development. Commitment is critical for growth.. Where do you stand on this subject.  Are your giving it lip service or are you […]

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The Power of Relationship Management

John Maxwell talks about building relationships, personally and in business, in every book he writes. Thousands of people buy his books and read them, yet we still suffer with a significant absence of depth and compassion in the subject, in business and personally.  As John has said: “If you want to be significant and live […]

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Coaching commitment Leadership PE-ER trust

5 Things that Show Postitive Disruptive Thinking

As a disruptive executive coach I am often asked what that entails.  I usually give them the high level response that indicates a system may be broken and we need some radical ideas of how to fix it.  There may be, however, many reasons or contradictions that seem to stand in the way of resolving […]

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10 Steps to Build a Relationship Capital Rich Company

All successful businesses, regardless of what they do or sell, have one thing in common: their leaders know how to build and maintain relationships. Let’s face it, relationships are the glue that holds a company culture together and ensures customer satisfaction is paramount. We can also refer to this as relationship capital, which as its […]

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2017 – Seek out Innovative & Disruptive Ideas

Have you ever noticed that the road to innovation is not straight nor is it flat, it’s disruptive, curvy and sometimes riddled with potholes? Typically, those potholes create distractions that cause burnouts, minor failures or even monumental, catastrophic failures. The net result of this can often be loss of focus and fear within many organizations, […]

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Leadership

Building Trust is a Skill and Here’s How to Learn It

Most people assume trust “just happens,” like some sort of relationship osmosis. That couldn’t be further from the truth. Like any leadership skill, the ability to build trust can be learned and developed. It’s arguably the most important skill required for leadership effectiveness and it’s needed now more than ever. According to Tolero Solutions, 45% […]

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Leadership

How to Give Feedback That Builds Trust in a Relationship

Giving feedback to someone is a “moment of trust” – an opportunity to either build or erode trust in the relationship. If you deliver the feedback with competence and care, the level of trust in your relationship can leap forward. Fumble the opportunity and you can expect to lose trust and confidence in your leadership. […]

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Coaching commitment Leadership

Understanding Expectation Alignment

The more I have been working with the development of the PE-ER platform and the idea of commitment management, I have come to the realization that the core of making this happen resides in expectation alignment. We understand that trust is built when people make and keep commitments with each other but the process of […]

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Building Engagement is About Balance

A large number of surveys have been completed over the years, asking what employees are really looking for from their employers. Some say money doesn’t count, it’s more about the perks.  Others say the perks don’t count and it is all about opportunity. In my experience is there is no single answer to this question. […]