Executive Coaching

What is “No”, “But”, and “However”…?

In his book “What Got You Here, Won’t Get You There”, Marshall Goldsmith gives us the Twenty habits That Hold You Back from the Top. One of these is starting with “No”, “But or “However” and how the overuse of these negative qualifiers says to others; “I’m right, you are…

Values

Improving communications skills, time management and values are the three things that consistently bubble to the surface in my coaching practice. In this week’s video I discuss how specifically values show up and how the coaching process can help.   John Whitehead, coaches individuals and organizations in becoming more effective…

COVID19: Getting Back to Work, What Do You Control?

In my work with leaders in organizations, one of the items that comes up consistently is “What do you control, not control?” Where is your focus? Dealing with returning to the workplace creates the environment where this comes up again. In this week’s vlog post I explore what it means…

Being a Professional, a soft skill?

This week I explore what it means to be a “professional” based on the work of Nido Qubein and his five attributes of professionals which are: A specialized knowledge and skills, a unique relationship with their clients, render a service that people are willing to pay for, are held accountable…

Why Do You Do These Blogs/Vlogs?”

This is a question I get asked every once and awhile, what is my ROI, why spend the time producing these? There are two definite reasons for me and why I believe it is important. In this weeks episode I explore this question and provide my reasons. Also, don’t forget…