Start Your Week – 06/03/19

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH ”Don’t win the argument at the cost of losing the war.” The primary task of a strategic leader is creating the future. They do this by building a core team of managing leaders who know how to assemble a front line team of passionate,... read more

Start Your Week – 05/27/19

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “Playing Out of Position” In 1993 at the peak of his career, three-time NBA finals MVP Michael Jordon left the Chicago Bulls and joined the Birmingham Barons, a minor league baseball team. As a basketball player, he dominated. But, as a... read more

Start Your Week – 05/20/19

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH ”Does your leadership matter? To whom and why?” Leadership matters because extraordinarily performing teams are the ultimate advantage for any organization–a business, a non-profit, a sports team, or a family for that matter. New... read more

Start Your Week – 05/13/19

STARTING YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “Seven keys for turning average team members into consistent winners” First, see in others what they can’t see in themselves. Find ways to leverage their strengths and minimize their weaknesses. You can’t pull... read more

Start Your Week – 05/06/19

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH” “Excellence or perfection? One leads you to be your personal best, the other drives you to burnout.” On February 15, 1995 the worst accident in U.S. Army Ranger Training School history took place. Four young soldiers, all in their... read more

Start Your Week – 04/29/19

“ Does your team know how to create a win? How do you know? “ Great leaders define the expectations with every assignment. Unfulfilled expectations still bring life’s greatest disappointments. What do you do when a team member disappoints you? It helps if you... read more

Start Your Week – 04/22/19

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “Great leaders create a culture of trust. Poor leaders refuse to challenge a culture of mistrust.” In the comic strip, “Peanuts,” Lucy was great at persuading, but she was certainly no leader. Most of the time she convinced those around... read more

Start Your Week – 04/15/19

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “Great leaders feed on courage, conviction and compassion.” Having moral opinions is not the same as having moral convictions. You will argue for your opinions but you will die for your convictions. We admire people who have the courage... read more

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