Start Your Week – 01/07/19

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “The DNA of an Inspirational leader.” 1. They have feet like a chicken. In case you don’t know, chickens can’t walk backwards. 2. They are passionate about maintaining a life-long learning curve. 3. They expect the best, first from... read more

Start Your Week – 12/31/18

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH ”If things aren’t changing–what is the purpose of your leadership?” If you don’t like change, you’re going to like being irrelevant even less. The only thing definite in life is change. If you have ever made a New... read more

Start Your Week – 12/24/18

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH ”Why the good ones leave you.” Finding good team members is hard, finding the few great ones even harder. Keeping the good ones is what separates great leaders from all the rest. Keeping the great ones is rare, even for the best of... read more

Start Your Week – 12/17/18

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “If you want to win–get the right people on your team.” Stop looking for the ”best” and most talented people, look for the right people. It’s a waste of time to talk vision, leadership and strategy with people who are a... read more

Start Your Week – 12/10/18

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “Carrots, do they help or hinder?” Great leaders know shaping an inspirational and motivational workplace is the only way to sustain superior performance and achieve above average results. This is best accomplished through... read more

Start Your Week – 12/03/18

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH ”Are you determined to win, or just satisfied to compete?” At Disney, leadership is not defined by your title or position, it’s defined by your actions. Every leader proactively works to align their personal values and daily... read more

Start Your Week – 11/26/18

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “It’s my way or the highway, the cause of most workplace tension” Balancing tension is high on the agenda of every great leader. Every organization has tension. Left alone it quickly dissipates productive energy and sinks team... read more

Start Your Week – 11/19/18

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “Do you need to change lures on your vision-casting rod?” Seasoned fishermen know you rarely catch a fish on the first cast or every cast. However, they never seem to tire of casting their lure until they hear those exciting words, “fish... read more

Start Your Week – 11/12/18

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “Five keys to understanding the emotional side of leadership” Leaders who think they can ignore the emotional component in leadership are either naive, inexperienced, or willfully incompetent. As a leader, never forget that you are... read more

Start Your Week – 11/05/18

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “Vision, is it received, developed or discovered?” Father Theodore Hesburgh, former president of Notre Dame University said, “Vision is the essence of leadership.” Vision means knowing where you want to go and how... read more

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