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Businesses Can Balance AI, Robotics & Humanity!

AI, Robotics and Humanity is a critical topic of discussion today! Several dangerous trends are occurring in business today. For example, in the last fifty years’ enterprise companies have started to disappear at an alarming rate. The average lifespan of a company on the S&P 500 has gone from more than 50 years to less […]

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Rumors, Gossip & Fake News, Oh No!

Unfortunately, we have developed into a society where rumors and gossip often provide convenient tools for both competitive recruiting as well as manipulation of workers. “False News” is major contention in political and business circles today and we are preoccupied with sound bite mayhem and death by innuendo. While social media is often maligned for […]

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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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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service to leadership training and individuals ignoring the provided methods because they consider them antiquated and outdated.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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12 Reasons for the Elusiveness of Employee Engagement

In 2015, and I don’t think 2017 is much different, a HCI Survey examined the top five priorities for HR groups, the results were as follows:      1.  Employee Engagement      2. Succession Planning      3. Managers as a coach, Coaching Culture      4. Performance Management      5. Workforce Planning […]

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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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Allow Informal Leaders to Flourish for Success!

How many times have you known someone within your company that had a lot of influence over decisions even though they had no title? I have known several and have recognized their immense value to the company. These people can influence and energize others without relying on a formal position in the organization to do […]

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8 Ideas to Sustain Innovation

If you own a business today and you want it to be around for a long time, you need to spend at least 33% of your time (my number) innovating. In our hyper-connected, fast-moving world, where people expect things to get better, cheaper and more environmental friendly, sustaining innovation is your route to getting ahead […]