Start Your Week – 5/07/2018

Start Your Week – 5/07/2018

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “Are you an asset or liability?” When you walk into the lobby of the ServiceMaster headquarters building in Downers Grove, Illinois, you see on your right a curving marble wall that stretches ninety feet and stands eighteen feet tall....
Start Your Week – 4/30/2018

Start Your Week – 4/30/2018

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “Leadership excellence, is it a goal or way of life?” Bill Bradley, former three-time U.S. Senator from NJ, Rhodes scholar at Oxford, and all-American basketball player at Princeton, attended a summer basketball camp at age 15....
Start Your Week – 4/23/2018

Start Your Week – 4/23/2018

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “Never overestimate your personal value or leadership shelf life” According to Yale University’s management psychologist, Dr. Clayton Alderfer, “Genuine leaders rarely radiate I-am-the-greatest tone.” All great...
Start Your Week – 4/16/2018

Start Your Week – 4/16/2018

STARTING YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “Positive leadership Influence. How you get it, use it, and lose it” Building relational equity is the key to gaining positive influence with those you lead. Trust is the driver of all relationships. Without trust, people may...
Start Your Week – 4/09/2018

Start Your Week – 4/09/2018

START YOUR WEEK WITH THE COACH “A 15-minute Vision checkup” Ask your core leaders these seven questions. If they answer no or show hesitation you are overdo for a vision checkup. If your core leaders show any doubt rest assured the team members on the outer edge...
Start Your Week – 4/02/2018

Start Your Week – 4/02/2018

“Can you hand me a can of tomato soup?” I remember a story about a little girl who was afraid of the dark. She lived in an old farmhouse where they kept food in a pantry that to her was dark and intimidating. Her mother, preparing dinner, asks her to get a can of...