The Power Of Inner Will: Beyond Training And Development

Published: September 10, 2013

        The mind is an incredible instrument. Consider that we all stumble. We all face a major life upheaval that keep us from our goals. There is no direct path to success in all things. Everyone stumbles.     Career coaching for life upheaval Successful people keep going. Leaders find the inner […]

Public Speaker: Do You Have A Leadership Voice?

Published: September 6, 2013

  My friend Tal Shnall has recently challenged his readers to “discover their leadership voice.” (Read more here: What does this mean to have a leadership voice and how do you express your voice? I believe the only way to realize your leadership voice is to understand your vision of the future. Your job […]

Coaching Leadership: The Impact Of A Hammer, The Weight Of A Feather

Published: September 3, 2013

If I had a degree in particle physics I would write about the massive power found at the subatomic level. And if I had been elected to Congress, you would know that I have huge power to change the way our country is operating – well, maybe. Instead, I’m an expert on leaders and I […]

Soft skills count: Courage and Leadership

Published: August 30, 2013

Join me in an unofficial poll: raise your hands if you can imagine a leader (a good one) was not courageous? Hmmm . . . from where I’m sitting, I don’t see any raised hands. We come to expect courage from our leaders. Nevertheless, I don’t know of anyone that teaches courage as part of […]

The Leadership Coach: Great leaders take things personally.

Published: August 27, 2013

    Does your boss take things personally? If you are like most people that probably sounds like a bad thing. Many people in the United States hate their boss, so any opportunity to criticize the emerging leader is just fine. We hate it when bosses micromanage us, we hate it when bosses tell us […]

Organizational Training: Teams make smart organizations

Published: August 16, 2013

How do you make a smart organization? Is it enough for the CEO to be an extremely brainy guy? Not in my opinion. The smart organization not only has good decision-making power, it also has excellent experience, and it also has the ability to spread knowledge through all levels of the organization. The smart organization […]

The Leadership Coach: Patience is an Achievement

Published: August 13, 2013

The focus of the leader ought to be on changing the state of the world for the long term. This is a big order. A leader must work through other people, and frequently faces resistance, limited resources, and short-term crises. To keep that long-term vision, a leader must have patience. Patience is an achievement. It […]

Leadership Development: The Feedback Gap | 602-299-0576

Published: July 5, 2013

Your last project bombed.  You came in 50% over budget, and ten days late.  It wasn’t your proudest moment, and you are ready to move on. (Glad that period of your life is over!) What did your boss say?  He was scathing.  He heard all about your failure, and you felt even more miserable after […]

Business Training: What are the benefits of a definite reading program? | 602-299-0576

Published: July 2, 2013

Nothing less than a life of meaning and insight. With a reading program, you will advance your life. You will be drawn to the light of growth and transformation.  Is speed in personal growth important to you? Then check the quality of what you are reading, and read more.  At the same time, build your […]

Career Consultant: Fanatic Discipline on a Crappy Day | 602-299-0576

Published: June 28, 2013

It’s been a crappy day.  I don’t use that word lightly.  I know things will get better, and I don’t know how. For today, I think hope has evaded me. Nevertheless: I maintain my writing discipline.  I am determined to produce new intellectual content, every day.  So I face my blank screen, and by force […]

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