“Okay, you asked for it. I am angry and think this is a waste of time! People have had lots to say about how I have not done my job, but no one says any of it to me in person. Why should I trust these people?” Toms’, tone was loud, and as he spoke, … Continued
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Teamwork is a choice and a strategic one at that. Teams exist both at work and at home. Great teams take discipline and commitment. We believe teams make better faster decisions, leverage each other’s strengths and provide smarter, more creative outcomes than any one individual, and frankly, they usually have more fun. Having said that, we also believe teamwork takes discipline and commitment. Anytime we bring more than one person to the table, things can get messy. We will step on...
THE WHOLE YOU!
In order to be successful in life, so many of us think we have to compartmentalize who we are, presenting different sides of ourselves to our work colleagues, family or friendships. At work we think we must “be professional” and...
Higher Profitability! New Product Launched! Increased Sales! Championship Won! Great Customer Experience! Positive Brand Recognition! Fulfilling Relationships! A “Wow” Experience! These are Great Results! We all want them. We can’t make them happen alone. We need a team. However, even when we...
The Scenario “I wanted you to know that Sharon did not go to all of the training classes. I thought you should know.” Jane, just back from a training seminar with three other colleagues, was having a coffee break with her boss. “Was there a problem? Do you have concerns?” Ted, the boss, hadn’t heard … Continued
Leaders in an organization have a unique role. They have to manage their own internal emotional landscape while facing the needs and demands of the others. This is not a small task. To describe this leadership challenge we are borrowing the term “Self-in-Presence” from a body of work called Focusing, which deals with the internal … Continued