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Staying Grounded & Authentic as a Leader

Grounded & Authentic Leadership To be a leader in your profession requires coming from your center, your truth. In addition, you need to be able to clearly articulate what is important and why. You can no longer “walk the talk.” This world needs you to “talk what you are walking”

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Are You Leading or Being Led by Change?

Change is constant and around us all the time. A leader’s job is to determine the best direction the winds can take you, stay on course and manage growth. Here are eight imperatives to guide yourself and others through change: 1. Be Mindful. Maintain a close connection to the market

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Successful leaders focus on the natural talents and innate talents of individuals and reinforce them with positive feedbakc.

Where’s Your Focus?

“There’s a widespread belief that if you have solid self-esteem you don’t need outside affirmation and praise. This is patently untrue, by the way.” Harriet Lerner Where’s your focus? If you are frustrated by what people are not doing, focus on what they are doing and see how you can

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Leadership Cred: How Are You Earning It?

“One of the most prestigious accomplishments a leader can earn is the genuine respect of the people they serve” Bobby Compton Leadership Cred: Earning and maintaining respect is not for the faint of heart. Not all bosses can lead. And leaders seldom boss. People willingly follow someone they respect. Earning

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When you trust your voice you help others discover and trust theirs. Bobbie Goheen the Leaders' Coach

Building Trust in Yourself and Others

Building trust is vital to leadership. Leaders are dealing with doubts, fears and uncertainty of decisions and emotions every day. In a time of great unrest and change, having solid core skills to combat doubt and uncertainty, which erodes the trust, is essential. Eight skills to develop to keep strong:

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10 Practices for Better Communications

Improve Your Communications In an increasingly dynamic and complex world a successful leader is distinguished by the ability to communicate well, across a variety of mediums. Here are 10 practices to improve your communications: 1. Embrace conflict. When there is tension, acknowledge it and seek to understand the situation and

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The Gifts of Speaking Your Truth

Speaking your truth creates growth and expanded momentum. What I have observed in others and myself is that from the courage to speak one’s truth, no matter how different or roughly framed it comes out, new insights and from them, new growth result. When leaders feel safe to share their

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Leadership requires you to see the greatness in others

How Leaders Develop Other Leaders

Leadership Development Leadership requires you to see the greatness in others and support them until their total abilities are unleashed. This is not easy and is often thankless work. That said, the moment you see another at their fullest potential is indescribable and deeply rewarding. Ten practices for you to

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Uncommon Leaders Seek The Positive

“We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” Abraham Lincoln Uncommon Leaders Successful leaders seek the positive in others and are able to attract and retain people, achieve results, and make the world a better place. Seeking the positive does not make you

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beautiful white sand beach with tuquoise waters

Staying Grounded & Authentic as a Leader

Grounded & Authentic Leadership To be a leader in your profession requires coming from your center, your truth. In addition, you need to be able to clearly articulate what is important and why. You can no longer “walk the talk.” This world needs you to “talk what you are walking”

Continue Reading »

Are You Leading or Being Led by Change?

Change is constant and around us all the time. A leader’s job is to determine the best direction the winds can take you, stay on course and manage growth. Here are eight imperatives to guide yourself and others through change: 1. Be Mindful. Maintain a close connection to the market

Continue Reading »
Successful leaders focus on the natural talents and innate talents of individuals and reinforce them with positive feedbakc.

Where’s Your Focus?

“There’s a widespread belief that if you have solid self-esteem you don’t need outside affirmation and praise. This is patently untrue, by the way.” Harriet Lerner Where’s your focus? If you are frustrated by what people are not doing, focus on what they are doing and see how you can

Continue Reading »
earning and maintaining respect is not for the faint of heart quote by bobbie goheen

Leadership Cred: How Are You Earning It?

“One of the most prestigious accomplishments a leader can earn is the genuine respect of the people they serve” Bobby Compton Leadership Cred: Earning and maintaining respect is not for the faint of heart. Not all bosses can lead. And leaders seldom boss. People willingly follow someone they respect. Earning

Continue Reading »
When you trust your voice you help others discover and trust theirs. Bobbie Goheen the Leaders' Coach

Building Trust in Yourself and Others

Building trust is vital to leadership. Leaders are dealing with doubts, fears and uncertainty of decisions and emotions every day. In a time of great unrest and change, having solid core skills to combat doubt and uncertainty, which erodes the trust, is essential. Eight skills to develop to keep strong:

Continue Reading »

10 Practices for Better Communications

Improve Your Communications In an increasingly dynamic and complex world a successful leader is distinguished by the ability to communicate well, across a variety of mediums. Here are 10 practices to improve your communications: 1. Embrace conflict. When there is tension, acknowledge it and seek to understand the situation and

Continue Reading »

The Gifts of Speaking Your Truth

Speaking your truth creates growth and expanded momentum. What I have observed in others and myself is that from the courage to speak one’s truth, no matter how different or roughly framed it comes out, new insights and from them, new growth result. When leaders feel safe to share their

Continue Reading »
Leadership requires you to see the greatness in others

How Leaders Develop Other Leaders

Leadership Development Leadership requires you to see the greatness in others and support them until their total abilities are unleashed. This is not easy and is often thankless work. That said, the moment you see another at their fullest potential is indescribable and deeply rewarding. Ten practices for you to

Continue Reading »

Uncommon Leaders Seek The Positive

“We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” Abraham Lincoln Uncommon Leaders Successful leaders seek the positive in others and are able to attract and retain people, achieve results, and make the world a better place. Seeking the positive does not make you

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