leadership skills

How to be a better leader: Top leadership skills & habits

  It’s possible for good leaders to learn to be great. How? By learning some key leadership skills and habits. In this video, we highlight the leadership skills that make good leaders great.   Learn how to delegate: It’s hard for some of us to trust others on our team to complete tasks we know […]

company culture

Building a Company Culture of Growth and Happiness

Recently one of our CEO clients was telling me about the important project his leadership team had completed. It was almost miraculous in that they brought it in on time and on budget – though you can probably guess it was grueling and draining for everyone involved. I asked the CEO what they did to […]

Vacation from work

How to take a vacation from work (and really unplug!)

Hands up if you’ve been on holiday and, despite swearing that you weren’t going to check email or answer your cell phone, you ended up working some (or, true confessions, MUCH!) of your vacation. I get it. I’ve been there at times in my career. Now, as a leadership coach, I meet clients who don’t […]

problem-solving leaders

Six Characteristics of Problem-Solving Team Leaders

A big part of any leadership role is being able to troubleshoot. It might be strategizing to get a project that has derailed back on track, attracting new business or leveraging technology. Whatever the problem, there are four basic steps that problem-solving leaders generally use: Define the problem Generate options Evaluate and choose an option […]