Creating An Environment That Is Beyond Leadership

With the help of one of the best leaders I have ever coached in my career as an executive coach, I developed a workshop that supports an atmosphere that is “beyond leadership”. The key in understanding what is “beyond leadership” is being able to create an environment...

HOW TO KEEP IT POSITIVE

The number 2.9013  is very important and one you should not ignore or forget.  It is based on a decade of research on high and low performance teams by psychologist and business consultant Marcial Losada. Based on Losada’s extensive mathematical modeling, 2.9013 is...

Do You Fear Success More Than Failure?

It almost sounds counter-intuitive if you ask yourself – do I really fear success more than failure? However there is sound reason and probably a few good examples you can come up with from your own experiences to prove that making a paradigm shift would be useful....

The Power of Habit

This week’s book review is Charles Duhigg’s bestseller – The Power of Habit. This is one of those books that hooked me right off the start. I really like authors who drive home their points through stories. He helps us understand what the sequence of events that take...

Building Sustainable Behavioral Change

When It Comes To Your Professional Development – how do you build sustainable behavioral change when it’s just you? Stephen Covey wrote in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People that to learn something and not apply it is not to learn it all. The research...