Leadership

Who Needs to be Self-Aware?

Who Needs to be Self-Aware?

A manager I was working with had a lot of energy and was driven to get the work done quickly. One of his direct reports, Ann, was slow and methodical. Ann drove this manager crazy. He frequently paced beside her desk waiting for her to complete something. She got nervous and that made her even slower. It wasn’t working for either of them.

Granddaughter meets Elizabeth Warren

Risk Versus Reward

My granddaughter took a risk and got what she wanted- a picture with Elizabeth Warren.

Coaching Gives You Confidence

Coaching Gives You Confidence

June came to me convinced she was in the wrong job and needed help finding a new one.  She told...

What is the Hardest Word in the English Language to Say?

What is the Hardest Word in the English Language to Say?

Have you ever found yourself doing something you didn’t want to do just because you couldn’t say no?  I certainly...

Making a Successful Career Transition

Making a Successful Career Transition

Transitions are times when growth occurs.  They are usually uncomfortable. Most people feel most vulnerable during the transition.  It is...