What—Me? Hire a Coach?

Performance coaching continues to grow in popularity. As businesses and organizations strive for the competitive edge, it makes sense to make sure that the people leading are at the top of their ...

Leadership Advice: When to Get Outta the Way

Leadership is a funny thing. It works in some instances and does not work in others. Responses from followers surprise well-intentioned leaders. Actions that are supposed to work, according to the ...

The Proactive Leader

Many managers believe that their job is to resolve problems that arise. They wait for the next challenge. And many are excellent responders to those challenges. But isn't the more important side of ...

Craft a Powerful Corporate Values Statement

I believe that the most powerful corporate values statements are those that start with a verb. Here are two examples: Zappos Deliver WOW Through Service. Embrace and Drive Change. Create Fun and a ...