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Inner Circle Coaching

By Whit Mitchell, 2014 “The leading cause of death of an executive career is lack of self-awareness!” – Sam Kinney co-founder of FreeMarkets, entrepreneur and No. 1 in his graduating class at Tuck Business School.   Just as self-awareness is necessary to success, implementing effective team and leadership behaviors impacts “key... read more
 

The Art & Skill of Real Time Coaching

By Randy Lisk, 2014 I work with people—managers, leaders, and others—who need to get things done for their organizations by cooperating with and leading other people. I help them learn the art and skill of coaching.  Coaching is a methodology that helps people get what they want while the organization gets what it needs.  The people... read more
 

The Effective Executive

The Effective Executive: The Definitive Guide to Getting the Right Things Done by Peter Drucker The Effective Executive is one of the first Peter Drucker books a leader should read. Published originally in 1967, and updated in 1985, 1996, 2002 and 2006, it is still insightful and relevant today. Drucker writes about six key disciplines that every... read more
 

The Truth About What Makes A Great Leader

The Truth About What Makes A Great Leader - Daniel Goleman, 3/18/14, Forbes
 

Overcome the Fear of Public Speaking

Sweating Bullets: A Story About Overcoming the Fear of Public Speaking by Dale Dixon
 

Preparing for the Leadership Challenges That Await

Preparing for the leadership challenges that await
 

The Power of Continuous Learning

To demonstrate the power of continuous learning, gather a small group of people together (10 - 15). Bring 20 non-fiction books with a variety of topics and ask each person to pick one book and read for 10 minutes. After 10 minutes, ask each person to share what they learned. You will be amazed at how much the whole group learns when learning... read more
 

What is CEO Material?

What is CEO Material?
 

Creating & Sustaining Strategic Intent in the U.S. Coast Guard

Creating & Sustaining Strategic Intent in the U.S. Coast Guard
 

How Focus Changed My Thinking About Emotional Intelligence

How Focus Changed My Thinking About Emotional Intelligence Children who learn how to focus also enhance their emotional intelligence. Published on October 15, 2013 by Dan Goleman, Ph.D. in The Brain and Emotional Intelligence
 
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