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Speaking the Unspeakable: Having Difficult Conversations Successfully

By | 2017-11-13T11:05:14+00:00 June 10th, 2014|Leadership Skills|

Part One - The What and the Why of It Research shows there is one particular method of handling difficult conversations that managers throughout the business world have employed more than any other: Avoidance. People avoid difficult conversations, because most of us, from an early age, have experienced any kind of confrontation as unpleasant. They [...]

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Lead by Coaching: The Missing Piece, Part Two

By | 2017-11-13T11:05:14+00:00 February 22nd, 2014|Executive Coaching, Individual Coaching, Leadership Skills|

Welcome back to “Lead by Coaching: The Missing Piece”... In this second post we will explore “The ‘How’ of Coaching”.  Let’s briefly recap the ending paragraphs of Part 1 as a reference point: “A good place for us to venture next in discussing coaching might be to define it. Simply put, my working definition is [...]

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Lead by Coaching: The Missing Piece Part One

By | 2017-11-13T11:05:14+00:00 November 14th, 2013|Executive Coaching, Individual Coaching, Leadership Skills|

I am an executive coach. I do what I do with executives and business people as an external service provider coming in to help them improve their game in all sorts of ways. But coaching is not something that is strictly for a professional coach to do with an executive or a client. Coaching is [...]

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