Be Great: Learn How to Seek and Receive Feedback

As we enter the New Year, I thought it fitting to delve into a sensitive subject - how to seek and receive professional feedback. So many of us don't know how to do this effectively. There is a tendency to immediately get defensive or attempt to rationalize a bad review. Look at this infographic from apparent experts on the subject, for example, and see how many of them suggest that you ignore…

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Leadership and Mentoring

Leadership and mentoring go hand-in-hand. In fact, this is so much the case I don't believe a person qualifies as a leader unless they are a mentor. If you accept this premise as correct, then why is it so many in positions of leadership fall woefully short in successfully transferring the benefits of their wisdom and experience to others? To the chagrin of many reading this post, I believe there…

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Why Coaching Works

If you watch this video clip and don't walk away with a complete understanding of why coaching works then there may be no hope for you...All kidding aside, we all need a coach whether we realize it or not. As a CEO Coach my mission is to help clients become better and accomplish more than they could if they were left on their own. The simple truth of the matter is that coaching works. Regardless…

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