COACH Approach to leadership

Build a stronger team with the COACH Approach to leadership

We’ve recently redesigned a one-day workshop that helps leaders use a coach approach when leading or managing others. It’s called a COACH Approach to Leading and Managing and it’s been so successful, we thought you’d like in on some of the secrets. Some folks I talk to are hesitant to try to “coach” their employees […]

ready to be a leader

Signs you’re ready to be a leader… and a few signs you’re not

At a cocktail party recently, someone asked me if I thought they should try for a leadership role as Team Manager, which had just come open when their boss moved on. It would make them the leader of the team they’re already on. I asked them what was appealing about becoming a team leader and […]

Develop your executive presence

Our favourite tools to develop your executive presence

When I say executive presence, I’ll bet you have something in mind – or someone in mind – but you might be hard-pressed to fully define executive presence. You’re not alone; a lot of folks I talk to feel they know what executive presence is but can’t really describe it.   Of course, if you […]

success in the new year

Looking back: Why reflection is essential for success in the new year

  The beginning of a new year always feels like a fresh start, often with a focus on New Year’s resolutions and everything we’re going to start, or do differently, in the year ahead. But,  A review of the last 12 months helps to evaluate what worked and what could be better. Some of us […]