Why Don’t Top Performers Want to Be Coached?
‘Top performers don’t want to be coached.’ Now that’s an awfully big statement with a lot of assumptions. But...0
Becoming an Agent of Change – Tips for Moving Your Organization Forward
Change doesn’t happen on its own. It is accomplished by leaders who consistently cause others to change their behavior...
What Floats Your Boat? Finding the Key to What Motivates Members of Your Team
Think about what motivates you for a second. Now imagine that your motivation level is a balloon car. You...
Make Meetings Matter
It’s Monday morning. As I sort through my inbox, I realize 15 of my e-mails are meeting invitations that...
Don’t Mention It — Manage It!
My sister has teenagers. Whenever she calls, I know she’ll say at least once, “Why is it that even...
You Can Run But You Can’t Hide – Overcoming the “This Too Shall Pass” Mentality
My high school gym class was at a small Midwest school in the late 1970’s. The torture of “attempting”...
The Opening Night Principle
In the world of Theatre, actors await Opening Night with anticipation. It is their first night with an actual...
The Adulthood Problem
On a recent trip to an amusement park with my 4-year-old twin nephews we wandered from ride to ride...
What are the real issues behind Poor Performance?
After a not-so-successful day at home or work, did you ever find yourself asking: • Why is my team...