Coaching for Leaders - Talent Management, Leadership Development, Change Management, Productivity, Executive Coaching, Ethics

By Dave Stachowiak

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Leaders are not born, they are made. This Monday show gives you access to practical wisdom that will empower you to become a better leader. Independently produced weekly since 2011, Dr. Dave Stachowiak brings you perspective from coaching a global leadership academy and more than a decade of leadership at Dale Carnegie. Take action to maximize results with wisdom from New York Times bestselling authors, expert guests, deep conversation, and regular dialogue with Coaching for Leaders listeners. Also included is one Saturday episode a month, featuring a listener success story. Activate your free membership for access to the full podcast library, searchable by topic at coachingforleaders.com/join

Episode Date
356: Four Rules to Get Control of Your Money
37:35
Jesse Mecham: You Need a Budget Jesse Mecham is the CEO and Founder of You Need A Budget (YNAB). He s on a mission to help people stop living paycheck to paycheck, get out of debt, and save more money. He recently released his book by the same name, You Need a Budget*, a Wall Street […] The post 356: Four Rules to Get Control of Your Money appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 18, 2018
355: How to Approach Corporate Budgeting
39:44
Jody Wodrich: Corporate Budgeting Jody Wodrich is an executive leader here in Southern California and has served his organization for over 20 years. On this episode, he shares some of the key leadership skills and considerations when creating an organizational budget. Key Points When budgeting, think about the big picture. Start off simple with the […] The post 355: How to Approach Corporate Budgeting appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 11, 2018
354: Handling Defensiveness and More Questions
33:16
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Questions Marcelo asked about how to navigate boundaries between personal and professional relationships. Martin asked for advice on handling defensiveness from an employee. […] The post 354: Handling Defensiveness and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 04, 2018
353: Enhance Your Self-Awareness
37:39
Daniel Goleman: Emotional Intelligence In 1995, Daniel Goleman published the blockbuster bestselling book Emotional Intelligence, a book that now has more than 5 million copies in print worldwide in 40 different languages. He s the author of a new series of primers for the competencies of emotional and social intelligence, titled Building Blocks of Emotional Intelligence* […] The post 353: Enhance Your Self-Awareness appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 28, 2018
352: How to Find Your Calling
38:42
Ken Coleman: One Question Ken Coleman is the host of The Ken Coleman Show and the top-rated EntreLeadership Podcast. He s also the author of One Question: Life-Changing Answers from Today s Leading Voices*. Ken joined the Dave Ramsey team in 2014 and frequently guest hosts The Dave Ramsey Show, the third-ranked nationally syndicated talk radio show […] The post 352: How to Find Your Calling appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 21, 2018
351: The Value of Pivoting for Growth
34:52
Beth Garrison: Shaping Development Beth Garrison is the senior consultant of Shaping Development and the owner of Operant Coffee. She is a board certified behavior analyst by training and previously was the CEO of a non-profit services division. She s in her second year of membership in the Coaching for Leaders Academy. Key Points When […] The post 351: The Value of Pivoting for Growth appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 19, 2018
350: How to Create an Unstoppable Culture
39:53
Ginger Hardage: Unstoppable Cultures Ginger Hardage is the former senior vice president of culture at Southwest Airlines. She led a team responsible for building and sustaining the organization s legendary culture and communications enterprise, resulting in 23 consecutive years on Fortune s list of Top 10 Most Admired Companies in the World. Key Points Three Characteristics of […] The post 350: How to Create an Unstoppable Culture appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 14, 2018
349: The Path to Start Leading Your Team
32:29
John Piñeiro John Piñeiro is a regional sales director for a bio-pharmaceutical company in United States. He s a longtime Coaching for Leaders listener. John s Training Plan to Start Leading Your Team CFL257: How to Manage Former Peers CFL223: Start With Why Featuring Simon Sinek CFL219: How to Steal the Show With Michael Port CFL294: How […] The post 349: The Path to Start Leading Your Team appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 12, 2018
348: How to Move Up and More Questions
36:44
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Questions Emily asked about strategies for growing her career while planning for a future family. Patrick asked our advice on how to communicate […] The post 348: How to Move Up and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 07, 2018
347: The Power of Weak Connections
37:22
David Burkus: Friend of a Friend David Burkus is a best-selling author, a sought-after speaker, and an associate professor of leadership and innovation at Oral Roberts University. His TED talk has been viewed over 1.8 million times, he is a regular contributor to Harvard Business Review, and he s now listed on Thinkers50. He s just released his […] The post 347: The Power of Weak Connections appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 30, 2018
346: The Way to Build Relationships at Conferences
38:34
Robbie Samuels: Croissants vs. Bagels Robbie Samuels has been recognized as a networking expert by Inc. and Lifehacker, and is the author of Croissants vs. Bagels: Strategic, Effective, and Inclusive Networking at Conferences.* He s a member of the National Speakers Association and has been speaking on the topic of inclusive networking for over a decade. Key Points If you re […] The post 346: The Way to Build Relationships at Conferences appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 23, 2018
345: How to Create a Vivid Vision
36:02
Cameron Herold: Vivid Vision Cameron Herold is the founder of the COO Alliance and the author of several books including Meetings Suck* and The Miracle Morning for Entrepreneurs*, co-authored with Hal Elrod. His new book is Vivid Vision: A Remarkable Tool For Aligning Your Business Around a Shared Vision of the Future*. Key Points If […] The post 345: How to Create a Vivid Vision appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 16, 2018
344: Have Conversations That Matter
37:34
Celeste Headlee: We Need to Talk Celeste Headlee is an award-winning journalist who has appeared on NPR, PBS World, PRI, CNN, BBC and other international networks. She hosts a daily talk show called On Second Thought for Georgia Public Broadcasting in Atlanta. She s the author of the book We Need to Talk: How to Have Conversations That Matter*. […] The post 344: Have Conversations That Matter appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 09, 2018
343: How to Close the Power Distance Gap
39:48
Jordan Harbinger: The Jordan Harbinger Show Jordan Harbinger is the critically acclaimed host of The Jordan Harbinger Show. He interviews legendary musicians to intelligence operatives, iconoclastic writers to visionary change-makers. Then he deconstructs the playbooks of the most successful people and challenges his audience to use those insights in their own lives. Key Points Leaders […] The post 343: How to Close the Power Distance Gap appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 02, 2018
342: Leverage the Full Power of LinkedIn
38:52
Brenda Bernstein: How to Write a KILLER LinkedIn Profile Brenda Bernstein is the Founder and Senior Editor at The Essay Expert and the author of How to Write a KILLER LinkedIn Profile*, a book that held the #1 best-seller spot in Amazon s business writing skills list for 2 years. Key Points When you connect with […] The post 342: Leverage the Full Power of LinkedIn appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 26, 2018
341: How to Leverage Your 360
39:34
Tom Henschel: The Look & Sound of Leadership Tom Henschel (web) (podcast) grooms senior leaders and executive teams. An internationally recognized expert in the field of workplace communications and self-presentation, he has helped thousands of leaders achieve excellence through coaching and his top-rated podcast, The Look & Sound of Leadership. Key Points A 360 gives […] The post 341: How to Leverage Your 360 appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 19, 2018
340: The Benefit of Being a Rookie
39:30
Liz Wiseman: Rookie Smarts Liz Wiseman is listed on the Thinkers50 ranking and named as one of the top 10 leadership thinkers in the world and recipient of the 2016 ATD Champion of Talent Award. She is the author of three best-selling books, including Multipliers* and Rookie Smarts*. Key Points When we re outside of our area of […] The post 340: The Benefit of Being a Rookie appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 12, 2018
339: Leadership Development Options and More Questions
35:24
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Questions from listeners Craig asked about how to influence his organization to restart events that were previously helpful but have been abandoned. Marlon […] The post 339: Leadership Development Options and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 05, 2018
338: Your Permission to Fail
36:40
Kristen Hadeed: Permission to Screw Up Kristen Hadeed is the founder and CEO of Student Maid, a successful cleaning company that hires college students. She is the author of the book Permission To Screw Up*, in which she tells the stories of her biggest mistakes in leadership. Key Points The best thing you can do when […] The post 338: Your Permission to Fail appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 26, 2018
337: Six Tactics to Achieve Extraordinary Performance
38:09
Morten Hansen: Great at Work Morten Hansen is a management professor at University of California, Berkeley. He is the coauthor with Jim Collins of the New York Times bestseller Great by Choice and the author of the new book Great at Work: How Top Performers Do Less, Work Better, and Achieve More*. Key Points The […] The post 337: Six Tactics to Achieve Extraordinary Performance appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 19, 2018
336: The Choice for Compassion
32:40
Edith Eger: The Choice Edith Eger is one of the few living Holocaust survivors to remember the horrors of the camps. Today, at 90 years old, Edie is a renowned psychologist and speaker who specializes in treating patients with traumatic stress disorders. She is author of the recently published book, The Choice: Embrace the Possible*. […] The post 336: The Choice for Compassion appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 12, 2018
335: How to Uncover Blind Spots and More Questions
39:46
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Questions Lindsay asked about coaching new leaders to give feedback to former peers. Meena asked about how to find her motivation during a […] The post 335: How to Uncover Blind Spots and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 05, 2018
334: How to Be a Happier Person
39:49
Neil Pasricha: The Happiness Equation Neil Pasricha is the New York Times-bestselling author of The Happiness Equation and The Book of Awesome series, which has been published in ten countries, spent over five years on bestseller lists, and sold over a million copies. Key Points Retirement can be a shock for people, but having a […] The post 334: How to Be a Happier Person appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 29, 2018
333: How to Solve Problems Faster
38:24
Greg Hall: Fix Your System Greg Hall has 20 years experience as a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and Director of Data Analytics for a Fortune 500 company. He coaches business owners and executives to capture personal data analytics to achieve goals and reduce the stress that comes from sustained productivity. Key Points The more […] The post 333: How to Solve Problems Faster appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 22, 2018
332: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing
37:40
Daniel Pink: When Daniel Pink has been listed by Thinkers50 as one of the top business thinkers in the world. His works include New York Times bestsellers, A Whole New Mind*, Drive*, To Sell is Human* and his new book, When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing*. Key Points Naps boost productivity, but they should […] The post 332: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 15, 2018
331: How to Manage Your Task List
38:42
Tim Stringer: Technically Simple Tim Stringer of Technically Simple is one of the world s leading experts on using task management systems and is the founder of LearnOmniFocus.com, the premier site for teaching OmniFocus users how to be as productive as possible. Key Points In general, keep the planning and working tasks separate. By planning first, […] The post 331: How to Manage Your Task List appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 08, 2018
330: Kickstart Your Leadership Development
39:37
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Questions Katrina asked about the how to get better at influencing and relationships in her leadership development. Sara asked about how to be […] The post 330: Kickstart Your Leadership Development appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 01, 2018
329: The Way to Capture the Power of Moments
42:42
Chip Heath: The Power of Moments Chip Heath is the co-author, along with his brother Dan Heath, of three bestselling books including Decisive: How to Make Better Decisions in Life, Switch: How to Change Things When Change is Hard, and Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die. Their new book is The […] The post 329: The Way to Capture the Power of Moments appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 25, 2017
328: How to Deal with Opponents and Adversaries
36:42
Peter Block: The Empowered Manager Peter Block is an author, consultant, and citizen of Cincinnati, Ohio. His work is about empowerment, stewardship, chosen accountability, and the reconciliation of community. He is the author of several best-selling books, including Flawless Consulting: A Guide to Getting Your Expertise Used*, Stewardship: Choosing Service Over Self-Interest*, and The Empowered […] The post 328: How to Deal with Opponents and Adversaries appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 18, 2017
327: Notice and Change Dysfunctional Culture
43:28
Jonathan Raymond: Good Authority Jonathan Raymond is the founder of Refound, where he and his team work with organizations to create a company culture based in personal growth. He s the author of the book, Good Authority: How to Become the Leader Your Team Is Waiting For. Key Points We have to shift our mindset from […] The post 327: Notice and Change Dysfunctional Culture appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 11, 2017
326: Growth Mindset Helps You Rise From the Ashes
39:54
Jeff Hittenberger: Orange County Department of Education Jeff Hittenberger is the Chief Academic Officer for the Orange County Department of Education. Key Points If you don t deal with things on a personal level, they will oftentimes negatively affect your work. It is important to cultivate emotional intelligence in the workplace. A growth mindset will help […] The post 326: Growth Mindset Helps You Rise From the Ashes appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 04, 2017
325: Three Anchor Stories You Need
36:23
Ryan Williams: The Influencer Economy Ryan Williams is a media strategist, international speaker, and author of The Influencer Economy*. His work has been featured in Inc. Magazine, Huffington Post, Success Magazine, Social Media Examiner and USA Today. Key Points The Three Anchor Stories: The Tearjerker story The Authority Story The Pay my Bills Story Leadership […] The post 325: Three Anchor Stories You Need appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 27, 2017
324: Holiday Gifts for Leaders
38:19
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Resources Mentioned Greetabl* (15% off link) Blinkist* (free trial) Power Your Podcast with Storytelling Kindle* Audible* (2 free books + 30 days free) […] The post 324: Holiday Gifts for Leaders appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 20, 2017
323: How to Leverage People Analytics
38:38
Jenny Dearborn: The Data Driven Leader Jenny Dearborn is Senior Vice President and Chief Learning Officer at SAP. She is the author, with David Swanson, of the new book, The Data Driven Leader: A Powerful Approach to Delivering Measurable Business Impact Through People Analytics. Key Points There is data in everything. It s not just about […] The post 323: How to Leverage People Analytics appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 13, 2017
322: How to Manage Your Money
39:31
Jill Schlesigner: Jill on Money Jill Schlesinger is the Emmy-nominated Business Analyst for CBS News. Jill appears on CBS radio and television stations nationwide covering the economy, markets, investing, and anything else with a dollar sign. She is the host of the Better Off podcast and of the nationally syndicated radio show, Jill on Money, […] The post 322: How to Manage Your Money appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 06, 2017
321: How to Get Engagement Online and More Questions
26:59
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Listener Questions Elmer asked about how to use Twitter to help people in his organization stay in touch. Andrew asked how he can […] The post 321: How to Get Engagement Online and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 30, 2017
320: How to Leverage Differences to Accelerate Results
39:03
Lisa Cummings: Lead Through Strengths Lisa Cummings is the CEO of Lead Through Strengths. She s also the host of the podcast by the same name. Key Points Our true strengths are the things we don t often see as strengths because they come easily to us. Do the things you do well and find other people […] The post 320: How to Leverage Differences to Accelerate Results appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 23, 2017
319: The Way to Stop Spinning Your Wheels on Planning
29:27
Dave Stachowiak: Coaching for Leaders Key Points Leaders need to both lead and plan. Planning takes discipline. Plan out quarterly in addition to, or even instead of, planning annually. Take the most important areas of your life and try to find an objective for each one that you can focus on during the quarter. Lagging […] The post 319: The Way to Stop Spinning Your Wheels on Planning appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 16, 2017
318: Ideas Worth Stealing From Top Entrepreneurs
39:59
Dorie Clark: Entrepreneurial You Dorie Clark is a marketing strategy consultant, professional speaker, and frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review. Recognized as a branding expert by the Associated Press, Fortune, and Inc. magazine, she is the author of the new book, Entrepreneurial You* and her prior books, Reinventing You* and Stand Out*. Key Points Even […] The post 318: Ideas Worth Stealing From Top Entrepreneurs appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 09, 2017
317: We Are All Heroes in Our Own Movies
39:12
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Listener Questions Melvin asked about how to handle a layoff he s been asked to do. Melissa asked about what she should do differently […] The post 317: We Are All Heroes in Our Own Movies appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 02, 2017
316: Executive Presence with Your Elevator Speech
39:25
Tom Henschel: The Look & Sound of Leadership Tom Henschel (web) (podcast) grooms senior leaders and executive teams. An internationally recognized expert in the field of workplace communications and self-presentation, he has helped thousands of leaders achieve excellence through coaching and his top-rated podcast, The Look & Sound of Leadership. Key Points An elevator speech […] The post 316: Executive Presence with Your Elevator Speech appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 25, 2017
315: How to Look Beyond Work-Life Balance
39:45
Scott Anthony Barlow: Happen to Your Career Scott Anthony Barlow (web) (Twitter) is the Founder of Happen to Your Career. He has been helping people develop their careers and businesses for over 10 years as a Human Resources Leader, Business Development Expert, and Career Coach. Scott interviews others telling their stories of finding work they […] The post 315: How to Look Beyond Work-Life Balance appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 18, 2017
314: Three Steps to Establish Your Leadership Brand
39:47
Emily Soccorsy and Justin Foster: Your Leadership Brand Emily Soccorsy and Justin Foster are from Root + River. They are brand strategists and marketers who believe that your brand is how other people experience what you believe. Key Points Branding is something that begins inside of you. Much of branding is just uncovering what s inside […] The post 314: Three Steps to Establish Your Leadership Brand appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 11, 2017
313: The Way to Start Leading and More Questions
39:27
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Listener Questions Chris asked for advice on how to begin his leadership development journey, in spite of a lot of current frustrations. Warren […] The post 313: The Way to Start Leading and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 04, 2017
312: What Great Technical People Leverage From Leadership
37:45
Jon Lokhorst: Technical Leaders Jon Lokhorst is a leadership coach and consultant who partners with CPAs, CFOs, and other leaders who face massive change in their industry and recognize the need for a new model of leadership to navigate those challenges. Key Points Leadership development is often neglected in technical fields. We have a tendency […] The post 312: What Great Technical People Leverage From Leadership appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 28, 2017
311: Negotiation Tactics for Results
44:36
Kwame Christian: Negotiate Anything Kwame Christian is a business lawyer who teaches professionals how to negotiate and be more persuasive. He is the director The American Negotiation Institute and also produces the podcast Negotiate Anything, the top ranked negotiation podcast on iTunes. Questions Margaret asked about how to respond to people when they are asking […] The post 311: Negotiation Tactics for Results appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 21, 2017
310: How to Reduce Drama With Kids
41:17
Tina Payne Bryson: No Drama Discipline Tina Payne Bryson is the co-author, with Dan Siegel, of two New York Times bestsellers, The Whole Brain Child* and No Drama Discipline* each of which has been translated into over twenty languages. She is a psychotherapist and the Executive Director of The Center for Connection in Pasadena, […] The post 310: How to Reduce Drama With Kids appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 14, 2017
309: How to Help Followers Lead and More Questions
37:38
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Listener Questions Michael asked about what you do when you have a follower who has leadership potential but is reluctant to step into […] The post 309: How to Help Followers Lead and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 07, 2017
308: The Power of Solitude
43:28
Mike Erwin: Lead Yourself First Mike Erwin is the CEO of the Character & Leadership Center and the Founder and President of The Positivity Project, a non-profit organization with the mission to help America s youth build stronger relationships by recognizing the character strengths in themselves and others. He is the co-author of the book Lead […] The post 308: The Power of Solitude appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 31, 2017
307: How to Make Inclusion Happen
43:32
Deepa Purushothaman: Inclusion at Deloitte Deepa Purushothaman is a National Managing Principal of Inclusion at Deloitte. She speaks extensively about Deloitte s focus on women and has been featured at national conferences and in publications like Bloomberg and Harvard Business Review. Key Points You don t have to always do things they way they ve been done before […] The post 307: How to Make Inclusion Happen appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 24, 2017
306: Five Steps to Hold People Accountable
43:12
Jonathan Raymond: Good Authority Jonathan Raymond is the founder of Refound, where he and his team work with organizations to create a company culture based in personal growth. He s the author of the new book, Good Authority: How to Become the Leader Your Team Is Waiting For*. Key Points Micromanagement is focused on tasks, but […] The post 306: Five Steps to Hold People Accountable appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 17, 2017
305: How to Deal With the Diminishers
43:15
Liz Wiseman: Multipliers Liz Wiseman has been listed on the Thinkers50 ranking and named as one of the top 10 leadership thinkers in the world and recipient of the 2016 ATD Champion of Talent Award. She is the author of three best-selling books, including Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter*. Key Points Some leaders make […] The post 305: How to Deal With the Diminishers appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 10, 2017
304: How to Change Behavior and More Questions
43:28
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Questions Kristi asked about how to consistently apply what she s learning from the show until new habits become unconscious behaviors. Kimberly asked for […] The post 304: How to Change Behavior and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 03, 2017
303: The Way to Inspire Ownership
43:48
Pete Mockaitis: How to Be Awesome at Your Job Pete Mockaitis is the host of the How to Be Awesome at Your Job podcast, regularly listed as a Top 10 careers podcast on iTunes. Key Points Your sense of ownership in your work can have huge consequences in how well things unfold. Self-efficacy has a […] The post 303: The Way to Inspire Ownership appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 26, 2017
302: How to Challenge Directly and Care Personally
42:43
Kim Scott: Radical Candor Kim Scott is a co-founder of Candor, Inc. She has been an advisor at Dropbox, Kurbo, Qualtrics, ReelGoodApp, Rolltape, Shyp, Twitter, and several other Silicon Valley companies. She is the author of the new book Radical Candor: Be a Kickass Boss without Losing your Humanity*. Key Points Show you care at […] The post 302: How to Challenge Directly and Care Personally appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 19, 2017
301: How to Get the Ideal Team Player
39:41
Patrick Lencioni: The Ideal Team Player Patrick Lencioni is the founder of The Table Group and the author of 11 books which have sold over 5 million copies and been translated into more than 30 languages. He is the author of the blockbuster bestseller The Five Dysfunctions of a Team*, and his most recent bestseller, […] The post 301: How to Get the Ideal Team Player appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 12, 2017
300: Tom Henschel Interviews Dave
47:57
Dave Stachowiak: Coaching for Leaders Tom Henschel, host of The Look & Sound of Leadership podcast and friend of Dave, interviews him on the growth of Coaching for Leaders and how he developed his voice. Key Points When trying to do something that helps others, remember that it s not about you don t worry about you, worry […] The post 300: Tom Henschel Interviews Dave appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 05, 2017
299: How to Lead Top-Line Growth
40:26
Tim Sanders: Lead Top-Line Growth Tim Sanders was the Chief Solutions Officer and later, the company s Leadership Coach. He is the author of four books, including the New York Times bestseller Love Is the Killer App: How To Win Business & Influence Friends* and his new book Dealstorming: The Secret Weapon That Can Solve Your […] The post 299: How to Lead Top-Line Growth appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 29, 2017
298: Tools for Saving Time and Learning More
37:48
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Resources Mentioned TimeTrade Doodle Feedly Newsify Instapaper Pinboard Blinkist * Sanebox * Getting Things Done* by David Allen Reminders Overcast Activate Your Free Coaching for […] The post 298: Tools for Saving Time and Learning More appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 22, 2017
297: Four Steps to Get Unstuck and Embrace Change
39:52
Susan David: Emotional Agility Susan David is a psychologist on the faculty of Harvard Medical School; cofounder and codirector of the Institute of Coaching at McLean Hospital; and CEO of Evidence Based Psychology. She is the author of the bestselling book Emotional Agility: Get Unstuck, Embrace Change, and Thrive in Work and Life*. Key Points […] The post 297: Four Steps to Get Unstuck and Embrace Change appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 15, 2017
296: What Gets Between You and Greatness
34:00
Lolly Daskal: The Leadership Gap Lolly Daskal is the CEO of Lead From Within and was designated a Top-50 Leadership and Management Expert by Inc. magazine. She is the author of the the new book The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness*. Key Points If the situation isn t working, what can you […] The post 296: What Gets Between You and Greatness appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 08, 2017
295: How to Influence an Executive Team and More Questions
39:46
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Questions Richard asked about how to practically influence on an executive team. Edwin asked about how to handle the situation when someone is […] The post 295: How to Influence an Executive Team and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 01, 2017
294: How to Actually Move Numbers
44:51
Chris McChesney: The 4 Disciplines of Execution Chris McChesney is the Global Practice Leader of Execution for Franklin Covey Co. and the co-author of the bestselling book The 4 Disciplines of Execution* with his colleagues Sean Covey and Jim Huling. Key Points The 4 Disciplines: Focus on the wildly important Act on the lead measures […] The post 294: How to Actually Move Numbers appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 24, 2017
293: Leverage StrengthsFinder for Your Team
43:42
Lisa Cummings: Lead Through Strengths Lisa Cummings is the CEO of Lead Through Strengths. She s also the host of the podcast by the same name. Key Points Understanding another person s strengths can help you work better with them. StrengthsFinder conversations should not just happen one day a year, they should be discussed and thought about […] The post 293: Leverage StrengthsFinder for Your Team appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 16, 2017
292: How to Solve a Really Big Problem
44:28
Teresa Chahine: Social Entrepreneurship Teresa Chahine is the social entrepreneurship program leader at the Harvard School of Public Heath and the Innovation advisor at Alfanar Venture Philanthropy. She s the author of Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship*, a 12-step guide to building an impactful venture. You can find her on Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn. Key Points Find […] The post 292: How to Solve a Really Big Problem appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 10, 2017
291: The Way to Keep Goals Front and Center and More Questions
40:28
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. To follow her on Twitter so she can surpass Dave, click HERE. Questions Elizabeth asked about how to keep goals front and center […] The post 291: The Way to Keep Goals Front and Center and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 03, 2017
290: How to Manage Abrasive Leaders
42:43
Sharone Bar-David: Abrasive Leaders Sharone Bar-David is the author of Trust Your Canary: Every Leader s Guide to Taming Workplace Incivility* and president at Bar-David Consulting, a company offering solutions for creating a respectful workplace and rehabilitating abrasive leaders. Key Points Abrasive leaders often don t realize how they re acting, or if they do, they don t realize […] The post 290: How to Manage Abrasive Leaders appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 27, 2017
289: How to Lead Part-Time Staff
43:47
Chris Deferio: Keys to the Shop Chris Deferio is the Cafe Operations Manager for Sunergos Coffee and also the host and producer of Keys to the Shop, a podcast that helps coffee service professionals to advance their careers by discovering more about barista work, management, leadership, and the operational knowledge to run a coffee shop. Key […] The post 289: How to Lead Part-Time Staff appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 20, 2017
288: Get Better at Onboarding Employees
44:45
Amanda Davis: Onboarding Employees Amanda Davis is an executive consultant with 25 years of professional leadership and management experience specializing in the development and implementation of strategies and programs for better service delivery. Key Points The Two-Tiered Approach to Onboarding: Part 1: First day on the job Keep it short (1.5-2 hours long). What are […] The post 288: Get Better at Onboarding Employees appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 13, 2017
287: Why to Start With Why and More Questions
40:52
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Questions Roger asked about the best way to motivate a remote employee who is just doing the bare minimum to get by. Thomas […] The post 287: Why to Start With Why and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 06, 2017
286: How to Influence Cross-Culturally
42:43
Erin Meyer: The Culture Map Erin Meyer, a professor at INSEAD, teaches us how to influence cross-culturally. Erin is the author of the bestselling book The Culture Map: Breaking Through the Invisible Boundaries of Global Business*. Key Points It s more helpful to know how cultures compare to one another on specific issues than it is […] The post 286: How to Influence Cross-Culturally appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 27, 2017
285: How to Vastly Improve Your LinkedIn Profile
44:50
Brenda Bernstein: LinkedIn Expert Brenda Bernstein is the Founder and Senior Editor at The Essay Expert and the author of How to Write a KILLER LinkedIn Profile, a book that held the #1 best-seller spot in Amazon s business writing skills list for over 2 years. Key Points LinkedIn profiles are very important for job seekers. […] The post 285: How to Vastly Improve Your LinkedIn Profile appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 20, 2017
284: The Way to Stop Rescuing People From Their Problems
48:30
Michael Bungay Stanier: The Coaching Habit Michael Bungay Stanier is the bestselling author of the books Do More Great Work* and The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More & Change the Way You Lead Forever*. Michael and his team of facilitators help time-crunched managers coach in 10 minutes or less. Key Points When things get […] The post 284: The Way to Stop Rescuing People From Their Problems appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 13, 2017
283: How to Create a Mission Statement and More Questions
38:46
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Questions Dustin asked about the distinction between mission and vision and how to get started on both in his organization. Andrew asked about […] The post 283: How to Create a Mission Statement and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 06, 2017
282: How to Motivate People
35:21
Dan Ariely: Payoff Dan Ariely is the James B. Duke Professor of Psychology and Behavioral Economics at Duke University and a founding member of the Center for Advanced Hindsight. His books include Irrationally Yours, Predictably Irrational, The Upside of Irrationality, The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty, and his most recent book, Payoff: The Hidden Logic That […] The post 282: How to Motivate People appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 30, 2017
281: How to Overcome Obstacles
39:54
Collins Osayamwen: Facilities Management Collins Osayamwen is the Managing Partner/Senior consultant of SheltercareFM Consult based in Nigeria. He is also a founding partner of the Corporate FM Alliance a group of international companies working together on regular basis to provide facilities management and real estate services throughout the Europe, Middle East, and Africa region. […] The post 281: How to Overcome Obstacles appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 22, 2017
280: How to Support Veterans in Your Workplace
30:44
Eugenia Weiss: Military and Veteran Transitions Eugenia Weiss is a clinical associate professor at the University of Southern California s Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work. She is the co-author of the book The Civilian Lives of U.S. Veterans: Issues and Identities* and Supporting Veterans in Higher Education: A Primer for Administrators, Faculty, and, Advisors*. Key […] The post 280: How to Support Veterans in Your Workplace appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 16, 2017
279: How to Grow Your Professional Network
47:08
Tom Henschel: The Look & Sound of Leadership Tom Henschel is the host of The Look & Sound of Leadership, a popular leadership podcast spanning almost a decade. In addition, Tom is a talented executive coach and principal of his firm, Essential Communications. Key Points Networking is about abundance and a mindset of giving Networking […] The post 279: How to Grow Your Professional Network appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 09, 2017
278: Navigating Internal Coaching and More Questions
34:11
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Questions Tyler asked about the usefulness of anger in the workplace. Yanko asked about making a major career transition. Rich asked about navigating […] The post 278: Navigating Internal Coaching and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 01, 2017
277: How to Prevent Corruption
38:40
Mariano Mosquera: Preventing Corruption Mariano Mosquera, is an Edmond J. Safra Network Fellow at Harvard University and Postdoctoral Fellow of the National University of Cordoba. He is a professor of Ethics and Access to Public Information of the National University of Córdoba and professor of Public Policy at the Catholic University of Cordoba. Key Points Different […] The post 277: How to Prevent Corruption appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 26, 2016
276: Employee Engagement With Management 3.0
42:10
Most of us work in organizations where at the very least, it s espoused that we should engage employees and create a great work environment. But, few firms actually do this well. On this episode, how to practically engagement employees using the principles of Management 3.0 and also create happiness for the people you lead. […] The post 276: Employee Engagement With Management 3.0 appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 19, 2016
275: How to Help the Underdog Thrive
43:59
Terry Lipovski: Underdog Coaching Terry Lipovski is the President of Ubiquity Leadership. He is a leadership coach and workshop facilitator to top organizations around the world include organizations like Schlumberger, Air Canada, and GE. Key Points Being different from colleagues can present a challenge Many people at a disadvantage don t realize it Some people just […] The post 275: How to Help the Underdog Thrive appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 12, 2016
274: Cost-Effective Training and More Questions
32:40
Bonni and Dave respond to listener questions on cost-effective training, making a transition as a leader, and giving group feedback. Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Questions John asked […] The post 274: Cost-Effective Training and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 05, 2016
273: Essentials of Adult Development
36:45
Mindy Danna: Adult Development Mindy Danna has over 20 years experience helping individuals and organizations achieve their goals through coaching, organization development, and strategic facilitation. She specializes in workplace communication, influencing skills, sales management, team building, strategic facilitation, and conflict resolution. Key Points The stages of development from Robert Kegan: Impulsive mind (early childhood) Imperial […] The post 273: Essentials of Adult Development appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 28, 2016
272: Enhance Your Executive Presence
31:00
Muriel Maignan Wilkins: Own the Room Muriel is the Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Paravis Partners. She is the co-author, with Amy Su, of Own the Room: Discover Your Signature Voice to Master Your Leadership Presence. Key Points It s about learning to adapt and learning how you bring your best self forward for the situation […] The post 272: Enhance Your Executive Presence appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 19, 2016
271: How to Increase Your Conversational Intelligence
37:54
Judith Glaser: Conversational Intelligence Judith Glaser is an Organizational Anthropologist. She is one of the most pioneering and innovative change agents, consultants, and executive coaches, in the consulting industry and is the world s leading authority on Conversational Intelligence, Neuro-innovation, and WE-centric Leadership. She is a best-selling author of seven business books including her newest best […] The post 271: How to Increase Your Conversational Intelligence appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 14, 2016
270: Handling Intimidation and More Questions
37:37
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Questions Joshua asked about creating a genuine connection with the team he leads. Warren is wondering what he can do to create a […] The post 270: Handling Intimidation and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 07, 2016
269: How to Ask for Career Help
44:46
Larry Braman: Career Consultant and Coach Larry Braman is the president of Global Career Consulting and Placement and the founder of Career University, live and on demand job landing and career advancing webinars. Key Points It s essential for us to recognize that the most successful people ask for (and receive) help all the time. Say […] The post 269: How to Ask for Career Help appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 31, 2016
268: Ignite Change Through Storytelling
36:48
Nancy Duarte and Patti Sanchez: Communication Experts Nancy Duarte (web) (Twitter) has created thousands of presentations for the world’s top institutions, including Apple, Cisco, Facebook, GE, Google, TED, and the World Bank. She’s also the author of Resonate*, Slide:ology*, the HBR Guide to Persuasive Presentations*, and co-author of Illuminate: Ignite Change Through Speeches, Stories, Ceremonies, […] The post 268: Ignite Change Through Storytelling appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 24, 2016
267: The Way to Grow Your Leadership Career
33:21
Ron Wallace: Former President, UPS International Ron Wallace (web) is the former president of UPS International. During his tenure, he was responsible for operations in more than 200 countries and territories, with more than 60,000 people under his direction. He s the author of the new book, Leadership Lessons From a UPS Driver: Delivering a Culture […] The post 267: The Way to Grow Your Leadership Career appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 17, 2016
266: How to Lead a 100-Year Life
37:28
Lynda Gratton: The 100-Year Life Lynda Gratton is a Professor of Management Practice at London Business School. She has been ranked in the top 15 on The Thinkers50 list of the world s top 50 business thinkers. She s the author with Andrew Scott of the new book, The 100-Year Life: Living and working in an age […] The post 266: How to Lead a 100-Year Life appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 10, 2016
265: How to Strike the Right Tone and More Questions
38:00
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Key Points Dave asked what advice we would give to our younger selves about leadership. Bill asked about how to balance stern and […] The post 265: How to Strike the Right Tone and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 03, 2016
264: How to Get Into Leadership Flow
40:28
Croft Edwards Croft Edwards (web) (LinkedIn) (Twitter) is a Master Certified Coach who has been serving an array of clients from energy and mining, to forestry and aviation, since 2000. He s a retired US Army Officer and has over eighteen years in the Army National Guard and Army Reserve. Key Points Much of leaders effectiveness […] The post 264: How to Get Into Leadership Flow appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 25, 2016
263: How to Benefit From Conflict
43:27
Susan Gerke (web) is the president of Gerke Consulting & Development. She has worked with global teams and has certified facilitators around the world to deliver management, leadership, and team offerings. Susan is co-creator of GO Team, a training suite for organizations to power team performance. The post 263: How to Benefit From Conflict appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 19, 2016
262: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It
37:19
  Chris Voss: Negotiating Expert Chris Voss (web) (LinkedIn) is the Founder and CEO of the Black Swan Group and the author of Never Split The Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It*. Chris was the lead international kidnapping negotiator for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, as well as the FBI s hostage negotiation […] The post 262: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 12, 2016
261: How to Balance Performance and People
34:33
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Key Points Rachel asked about how to balance performance and people. Mike asked about getting the employees to communicate, engage and work together […] The post 261: How to Balance Performance and People appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 05, 2016
260: Detect and Eliminate Organizational Sabotage
39:13
Bob Frisch and Cary Greene: Simple Sabotage For over 30 years, Bob Frisch has worked with Senior Executive Teams and Boards on their most vital strategic and organizational challenges, both as a consultant and a corporate executive. Cary Greene has over 20 years experience working with senior executives and boards on challenging and complex strategic […] The post 260: Detect and Eliminate Organizational Sabotage appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 29, 2016
259: How to Figure Out Your Career
41:54
Scott Barlow: Happen to Your Career Scott Anthony Barlow (web) (Twitter) is the Founder of Happen to Your Career. He has been helping people develop their careers and businesses for over 10 years as a Human Resources Leader, Business Development Expert, and Career Coach. Scott interviews others telling their story of finding work they love […] The post 259: How to Figure Out Your Career appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 22, 2016
258: Moving Beyond Command and Control
37:36
Brian Robertson: Holacracy Brian Robertson (web) (LinkedIn) is the primary developer of Holacracy, which allows leaders to release the reins of personal power and persuasion into a trustworthy and explicit governance process. He co-founded HolacracyOne to support Holacracy s growth, and he fills and loves a broad variety of the company s roles. Brian is the author […] The post 258: Moving Beyond Command and Control appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 15, 2016
257: How to Manage Former Peers
44:07
Tom Henschel: The Look & Sound of Leadership Tom Henschel (web) (podcast) grooms senior leaders and executive teams. An internationally recognized expert in the field of workplace communications and self-presentation, he has helped thousands of leaders achieve excellence through coaching and his top-rated podcast, The Look & Sound of Leadership. Key Points There is a […] The post 257: How to Manage Former Peers appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 08, 2016
256: Leading Leaders and More Questions
28:23
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni Stachowiak (Web) (Twitter) is Dave s life partner and best friend, a business professor, past executive leader, and the host of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Key Points Phan asked about how to best identify a business partner. Ruben asked for recommendations on 360 assessments. Jaimee asked about […] The post 256: Leading Leaders and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 01, 2016
255: How Women Make Stronger, Smarter Choices
40:50
Therese Huston: Author of How Women Decide* Therese (Website) (Twitter) is looking to change the conversation about women as decision-makers. Her book, How Women Decide: What s True, What s Not, and What Strategies Spark the Best Choices*, debunks popular negative stereotypes about women as decision-makers. She is also the Founding Director for the Center for Excellence […] The post 255: How Women Make Stronger, Smarter Choices appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 25, 2016
254: Use Power for Good and Not Evil
34:04
Dacher Keltner: Author of The Power Paradox: How We Gain and Lose Influence* Dacher shows us how to use power for good and the most important ways we can gain and lose influence. Quotes We need to rethink what power is it s not necessarily a dirty word. Dacher Keltner If you can just stay […] The post 254: Use Power for Good and Not Evil appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 18, 2016
253: New Management Practices of Leading Organizations
37:16
David Burkus: Author of Under New Management: How Leading Organizations Are Upending Business as Usual* On this week s episode, David teaches us how leading organizations are now using new management techniques. Quotes If you re not embarrassed by your work from five years ago, then you re not growing fast enough. David Burkus You need to be […] The post 253: New Management Practices of Leading Organizations appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 11, 2016
252: Aligning With Your Organization and More Questions
42:25
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni and Dave team up for the monthly question and answer episode to discuss coaching, values alignment, and work-life balance. Question from Chase I m wondering about coaching someone who has inherited a job that pushes them beyond their skill set. Specifically, someone who was focused solely on a job […] The post 252: Aligning With Your Organization and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 04, 2016
251: What to Do When Somebody Quits
33:03
Molly Moseley: Senior Vice President of LinkUp Job Search Engine In this episode, Molly teaches us how to respond when somebody quits. Quotes When someone is approaching you putting in a resignation, you need to throw out that reactive brain and think logically. Molly Moseley As a manager, you need to know the [career] goals […] The post 251: What to Do When Somebody Quits appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 27, 2016
250: How to Master the Influencer Economy
47:15
Ryan Williams Author of The Influencer Economy* On this episode, Ryan teaches us how to master the influencer economy and the importance of getting started. Quotes When it comes to a platform, it s all about the relationships. Ryan Williams In the internet, everyone is reachable. Ryan Williams Never ask for a favor always […] The post 250: How to Master the Influencer Economy appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 20, 2016
249: How to Succeed with Leadership and Management, with John Kotter
45:33
John Kotter: Author of That s Not How We Do It Here! * On this week s episode, John shares how to succeed with leadership and management. Feedback Comments, questions, or feedback for future question and answer shows: http://coachingforleaders.com/feedback The next question and answer show is episode 252 If you’re not already subscribed to this show, please do […] The post 249: How to Succeed with Leadership and Management, with John Kotter appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 13, 2016
248: How to Integrate Teams and More Questions
42:35
Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed Where you can really hone your leadership skills is when you have to rely on your own ability to influence and less on your ability to wield power. Bonni Stachowiak Question from Marcelo I am from Brazil and I would like to let you know that since January I ve […] The post 248: How to Integrate Teams and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 06, 2016
247: Reduce Stress With Meditation
31:45
Chase Carey: Author of Chasin’ Meditation: The Step By Step Guide to a Stress-Free Life Through Meditation* www.chasingmeditation.com On this week s episode, Chase teaches us how to reduce stress using the practice of meditation. Quotes Meditation isn t about what happens in meditation; it s all about what happens in your external life. Chase Carey Just because […] The post 247: Reduce Stress With Meditation appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 30, 2016
246: The Way to Conduct One-On-Ones
38:09
Zvi Band: CEO and Co-Founder of Contactually Zvi from Contactually shares how his organization conducts one-on-ones and how their strategy leads to results. Zvi s Articles: Getting the Pulse of Your Company What a Startup Should Offer Its Employees Exit Interview One-on-Ones Servant Leadership Feedback Comments, questions, or feedback for future question and answer shows: http://coachingforleaders.com/feedback […] The post 246: The Way to Conduct One-On-Ones appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 23, 2016
245: How to Engage With Humor
34:55
David Nihill: Author of Do You Talk Funny?: 7 Comedy Habits to Become a Better (and Funnier) Public Speaker On this week s episode, David teaches us how to practically engage with humor. Quotes Humor isn t a nice-to-have; it s a must-have. David Nihill If there s embarrassment in there, there s humor in there. It s just about whether […] The post 245: How to Engage With Humor appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 16, 2016
244: Improve Your Financial Intelligence
34:58
Joe Knight: Author of Financial Intelligence www.business-literacy.com Joe teaches us how to improve our own financial intelligence, so we can influence within organizations more effectively. He is a highly regarded finance and business literacy keynote speaker, trainer, and published author. Quotes Those who understand [financial statements] are the vast minority of people who are moving […] The post 244: Improve Your Financial Intelligence appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 09, 2016
243: Your Career Strategy and More Questions
39:19
Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed On this week s episode, we respond to questions from the community on career strategy, coaching, executive relationships, and more. Question from Tiffany Last week I got a phone call offering me a great position. I was not looking for a job, and I had no intentions of leaving anytime […] The post 243: Your Career Strategy and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 02, 2016
242: How Twitter Can Help You Lead
34:04
  Joel Comm: Author, Twitter Power 3.0* @joelcomm www.joelcomm.com www.twitterpower.com Joel shares strategies from his book Twitter 3.0* to help us discover how to use Twitter to support leadership development. Quotes The crazy, mundane tweets actually turn out to be one of the areas that more people connect with because we can relate to the […] The post 242: How Twitter Can Help You Lead appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 25, 2016
241: Turn Followers Into Leaders
35:29
David Marquet: Author, Turn the Ship Around!* Website: www.davidmarquet.com Former nuclear submarine commander David Marquet teaches us how to of turn followers into leaders. Quotes Good leaders give good orders, but great leaders don t give any orders because they ve built a team that doesn t need to be told what to do. David Marquet Too many […] The post 241: Turn Followers Into Leaders appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 18, 2016
240: How to Influence Numerous Stakeholders
42:58
Andy Kaufman: Host of the People and Projects podcast Quotes If we re honest here, there are some stakeholders that we don t even want to involve Even for the difficult people, we have to find a way to involve them. It helps manage their expectations, and it helps manage our expectations. Andy Kaufman Hope is […] The post 240: How to Influence Numerous Stakeholders appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 11, 2016
239: How to Handle the Problem Guy and More Questions
45:25
Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed Question from Daniel I have been facing a hard/stressing moment with a specific guy from my team and it’s not been an easy situation to handle. The rest of the team are always complaining about this guy, they don t trust on the guy opinions. I asked the team to […] The post 239: How to Handle the Problem Guy and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 04, 2016
238: How to Be a Non-Conformist, with Adam Grant
35:21
  Adam Grant Author, Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World* Quote Procrastination is a vice for productivity, a virtue for creativity. Adam Grant Feedback Comments, questions, or feedback for future Q&A shows: http://coachingforleaders.com/feedback The next Q&A show is episode 239 Join Dave for two FREE Interactive Mastermind Sessions this week: Wednesday, March 30th, 7pm Eastern […] The post 238: How to Be a Non-Conformist, with Adam Grant appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 27, 2016
237: These Coaching Questions Get Results
42:05
Michael Bungay Stanier Author, The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More, and Change the Way You Lead Forever* Quotes I think there are as many definitions for coaching as there are people selling coaching. Michael Bungay Stanier Slow down on the advice giving, and stay curious just a little bit longer. Michael Bungay Stanier That s […] The post 237: These Coaching Questions Get Results appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 21, 2016
236: How Superbosses Master the Flow of Talent
26:16
Sydney Finkelstein Author, Superbosses: How Exceptional Leaders Master the Flow of Talent* Quotes A superboss is a boss who helps other people accomplish more than they ever thought possible. Sydney Finkelstein When you help other people get better on your team the payoff to you is exponential, because you re now surrounded by superstars. Sydney […] The post 236: How Superbosses Master the Flow of Talent appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 14, 2016
235: How to Represent Your Experience and More Questions
42:04
Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed Question from Beth I have arthritis. It s not severe, but after a wrist surgery there are things I can t do. I had a team of 2 or 3 people and after the surgery I could perceive that my colleagues felt that workload was not equal towards the junior consultants […] The post 235: How to Represent Your Experience and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 06, 2016
234: Start Influencing Virtual Teams
39:35
Hassan Osman Author, Influencing Virtual Teams, 17 Tactics That Get Things Done With Your Remote Employees* www.thecouchmanager.com Quotes A lot of small to medium businesses … tend to already be in the virtual team space without even knowing it. Hassan Osman Anything that s in writing usually carries a much more authoritative message. Hassan Osman Notes […] The post 234: Start Influencing Virtual Teams appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 29, 2016
233: How to Make Deep Work Happen
35:23
Cal Newport Author, Deep Work* www.calnewport.com Quotes A big problem with a lot of these attention-stealing technologies is that we ve adopted the any benefit mindset for tool adoption. Cal Newport You have to wean [your brain] off its dependence on novel stimuli every time you feel a little bored. Cal Newport I think focus […] The post 233: How to Make Deep Work Happen appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 22, 2016
232: How to Manage Your Inner Critic
38:11
Tara Mohr Author, Playing Big: Find Your Voice, Your Mission, Your Message* taramohr.com Your worst critic is probably yourself. Tara Mohr joins Dave to show you how to manage your inner critic. Actions to overcome your inner critic Write down your inner critic s most commonly voiced lines. Create a character that suits your inner critic s […] The post 232: How to Manage Your Inner Critic appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 15, 2016
231: Strategize Your Energy Use For Better Results
43:05
Janine Lombardi J9 Leading Solutions On this week s episode, Janine Lombardi provides a framework for how we can all get better results through effective energy use. Quote Part of a succession planning strategy is to have the role that you re grooming people to take be attractive to them We re no longer going to see […] The post 231: Strategize Your Energy Use For Better Results appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 08, 2016
230: How to Get Teams to Stop Fighting and More Questions
38:59
Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed On this week s episode, we respond to questions about masterminds, supporting employees in difficult situations, how to get teams to stop fighting, and more. Audio Question from Ian CFL142: What To Do After Workplace Loss Audio Question from Nigel Question from Jennifer My company has two marketing departments. One […] The post 230: How to Get Teams to Stop Fighting and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 01, 2016
229: Leadership Lessons from the Challenger Disaster
49:45
Allan McDonald refused to sign for Challenger’s launch. On this week’s episode, he shares his story and leadership lessons for all of us from the Challenger disaster. Allan McDonald Author, Truth, Lies, and O-rings: Inside the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster* www.ethicskeynotespeaker.com Quotes The time is always right to do the right thing. Martin Luther King, […] The post 229: Leadership Lessons from the Challenger Disaster appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 25, 2016
228: Practical Storytelling That Isn’t Awkward
44:43
David Hutchens Author, Circle of the 9 Muses: A Storytelling Field Guide for Innovators and Meaning Makers* www.davidhutchens.com If you ve found telling stories awkward in leadership, David Hutchens shows us how to leverage practical storytelling for results. David previously appeared on CFL148: The Four Stories Leaders Need For Influence. Quotes The most important part of […] The post 228: Practical Storytelling That Isn’t Awkward appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 18, 2016
227: How Millennials Who Manage Can Overcome Workplace Perceptions
38:27
Chip Espinoza, Ph.D. Author, Millennials Who Manage: How to Overcome Workplace Perceptions and Become a Great Leader* Chip was also featured on CFL Episode 158: How to Lead the Millennials Chip Espinoza shares wisdom from his new book, Millennials Who Manage: How to Overcome Workplace Perceptions. Chip is the Co-author of Millennials@Work: The 7 Skills […] The post 227: How Millennials Who Manage Can Overcome Workplace Perceptions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 11, 2016
226: How to Lead Training, Attitude, and Energy
37:53
Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed Question from Maurice Are there any resources out there on energy and leadership? With that I don’t mean the energy which seeps out you as you struggle through the day, but rather the energy which you project in any given situation. I volunteered at a dog shelter for a […] The post 226: How to Lead Training, Attitude, and Energy appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 04, 2016
225: Discover Your True North with Bill George
31:51
Bill George Author, Discover Your True North* Senior Fellow, Harvard Business School and Former CEO, Medtronic On today s show, we learn how to discover your True North with Bill George, one of America s most seasoned business leaders. Bill is a senior fellow at Harvard Business School and the former Chairman and CEO of Medtronic, the […] The post 225: Discover Your True North with Bill George appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 28, 2015
224: How to Lead Through Uncertainty and Change
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Jacqueline Farrington Communications Consultant and Executive Coach, Farrington Partners LinkedIn On this week s show, Jacqueline Farrington teaches us how to lead through times of uncertainty and change. Jacqueline works with senior and board-level leaders. She specializes in helping executives create high-impact personal brands and communication strategies, with particular focus on cross-generational and cross-cultural communications. More […] The post 224: How to Lead Through Uncertainty and Change appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 21, 2015
223: Start With Why Featuring Simon Sinek
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Simon Sinek: Author of Start with Why* and Leaders Eat Last* Questions from Mastermind members: How do you make these ideas part of the operating culture of the organization? Mike I have listened to Simon’s book, Why Leaders Eat Last. Simon provided a lot of examples of what he calls the circle of safety. His […] The post 223: Start With Why Featuring Simon Sinek appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 14, 2015
222: How to Achieve What You Want in 2016
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My 2015 Goals Produce and launch the first Coaching for Leaders product or service. Achieved. Play 7 songs on the guitar. In progress. Free 2-3 hours a week of work by delegating significant audio production. Achieved. Dale Carnegie goal. Not applicable. Read 15 books, including 1 fiction, 2 on early childhood development, and 2 HBR […] The post 222: How to Achieve What You Want in 2016 appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 10, 2015
221: How to Build Your Leadership Confidence and More Community Questions
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Bonni Stachowiak: Teaching in Higher Ed Audio Question from Steve Steve had a question about how to be a project manager and deal with tough situations while having an introverted personality. Episode 124: How to Get What You Really Want Out of a Conflict CFL: How to Restore Productivity When People are Angry CFL: Make […] The post 221: How to Build Your Leadership Confidence and More Community Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 07, 2015
220: How to Find the Right Voice
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Dr. Laura Sicola: Vocal Impact Productions Link for workbook: http://vocalimpactproductions.com/coachingforleaders Quotes In teaching, your best skill is flexibility. Dr. Laura Sicola Most people are painfully oblivious to how they come across when they communicate. Dr. Laura Sicola Typically, with somebody that you choose to listen to regularly, there s something about the way they communicate that […] The post 220: How to Find the Right Voice appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 30, 2015
219: How to Steal the Show With Michael Port
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Michael Port Author, Steal the Show* www.michaelport.com Reporter: How can an actor run for president? Ronald Reagan: How can a president not be an actor? Michael Port is a NY Times bestselling author of six books including Book Yourself Solid*, The Think Big Manifesto*, and his hot new release, Steal the Show*. He has also […] The post 219: How to Steal the Show With Michael Port appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 23, 2015
218: Increase Your Capacity Zone
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Beth Buelow: The Introvert Entrepreneur Beth Buelow shows us how to expand into our capacity zone while still using our comfort zone as a home base. Author, The Introvert Entrepreneur* Host, The Introvert Entrepreneur podcast www.theintrovertentrepreneur.com Coaching for Leaders episode 201: How Introverts Make Great Leaders Quotes When you ‘fail,’ it s usually because you were […] The post 218: Increase Your Capacity Zone appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 16, 2015
217: The Best Way to Make New Habits Reality
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Kendra Kinnison kendrakinnison.com coach.me/kendra How to Get Yourself Unstuck: Lead yourself effectively (get your own ducks in a row) Build your empathy muscle Don t let stress derail you Tiny Habits When you re stuck, use the Tiny Habit Approach Developed by BJ Fogg, a researcher at Stanford Think about what s the absolute tiniest step you can […] The post 217: The Best Way to Make New Habits Reality appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 09, 2015
216: How to Combat Repetitive Tasks and More Questions
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Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed Question from Willian I have been working at the same area (Customer Service) for 2 years and 9 months. I really like my job and I have a better performance comparing with my coworkers who are older than me. How do you see the integration between people from different […] The post 216: How to Combat Repetitive Tasks and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 02, 2015
215: How to Collaborate Across Organizations
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Kirsten Foot, Ph.D. Author, Collaborating Against Human Trafficking: Cross-Sector Challenges and Practices* There are blindnesses that can only be smoothed out when leaders from one sector really listen to the leaders of another sector. -Kirsten Foot Resources that Kirsten and Dave mentioned during the episode that will help your collaborate across organizations: BEST (Businesses Ending […] The post 215: How to Collaborate Across Organizations appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 26, 2015
214: Stop Worrying and Start Living
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How to Stop Worrying and Start Living* by Dale Carnegie is a classic that can help almost immediately. I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them have never happened. -Mark Twain 1. Seal Off Your Troubles 2. Find the Silver Living Thank goodness I m not married to […] The post 214: Stop Worrying and Start Living appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 19, 2015
213: How to Translate Vision Into Results
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J V Crum III Author, Conscious Millionaire: Grow Your Business by Making a Difference Host, Conscious Millionaire Podcast It s the leader s responsibility to set the vision. – J V Crum III Vision is about how you re going to transform your client s life. – J V Crum III A great question for every leader to ask: […] The post 213: How to Translate Vision Into Results appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 12, 2015
212: How to Maximize Standing Meetings and More Questions
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Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed We mentioned a recent article that featured Bonni s podcast in The Chronicle of Higher Education: Improving My Teaching via Podcast Question from Jane As a new migrator from China who continues career (IT area specifically) in a western country, I wonder whether you can provide some advice what are […] The post 212: How to Maximize Standing Meetings and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 05, 2015
211: How to Be Present and Productive
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Jeremie Kubicek 5 Gears: How to Be Present and Productive When There is Never Enough Time* Jeremie Kubicek is co-founder of GiANT Worldwide and the GiANT companies. He is the bestselling author of Making Your Leadership Come Alive and speaker to organizations throughout the world on transformational leadership, emotional intelligence, and personal growth. 5th Gear: […] The post 211: How to Be Present and Productive appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 28, 2015
210: How to Tame Workplace Incivility
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Sharone Bar-David (LinkedIn) Author, Trust Your Canary: Every Leader s Guide to Taming Workplace Incivility* Six beliefs that cause many of us to tolerate workplace incivility: We re Like Family Here We Have the Right to Vent I Know My Colleague s Boundaries You Can t Change Someone s Personality The Characteristics of the Group (or Industry) Make it OK […] The post 210: How to Tame Workplace Incivility appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 21, 2015
209: Get ROI From Professional Associations With John Corcoran
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John Corcoran Author, How to Increase Your Income Today by Building Relationships with Influencers, Even if you Hate Networking Host, Smart Business Revolution podcast An interview is just an opportunity for a conversation. -John Corcoran John recommended the book Give and Take by Adam Grant* as a framework to consider when engaging with professional associations […] The post 209: Get ROI From Professional Associations With John Corcoran appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 14, 2015
208: How to Motivate People and More Questions
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Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed Bonni mentioned episode 84: Daniel Pink on To Sell is Human We also mentioned and recommended the book Drive by Daniel Pink* as a great resource on how to motivate people Audio Question from Jenga The only way to influence someone is to find out what they want and […] The post 208: How to Motivate People and More Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 07, 2015
207: How to Transform Your Limitations Into Advantages
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Mark Barden Author, A Beautiful Constraint: How to Transform Your Limitations Into Advantages and Why It s Everyone s Business Working with constraints is more and more the norm in today s organizations. Dr. Seuss was an early example how a constraint helped him develop a style that became uniquely his own. Even if you believe in the […] The post 207: How to Transform Your Limitations Into Advantages appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 31, 2015
206: Five Steps to Conquer Overwhelm
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Michael Nichols Author, Creating Your Business Vision Guidestone University Realizations Michael had after dealing with his own overwhelm: I could give more I can grow on purpose Every leader needs help Your employer will soon forget the long hours that you spent at work, but your children will never forget the memory making moments. -Michael […] The post 206: Five Steps to Conquer Overwhelm appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 24, 2015
205: Ten Ways to Learn Faster
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Randy Willhite Guitar Instructor The Burbolators (his band) If people have two weeks to practice, they do less in two weeks than they normally would have in one. -Randy Willhite Ten ways to learn faster: It s hard to start, but easier to keep going Memorize first, and then practice You have to practice Schedule time […] The post 205: Ten Ways to Learn Faster appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 17, 2015
204: Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do
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Amy Morin Author, 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do* Amy is a licensed clinical social worker, psychotherapist, and the author of the book, 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do.* She dealt with a lot of personal tragedy in her life in a short period of time, and realized that having good habits wasn t […] The post 204: Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 10, 2015
203: Influence Without Authority and More Q&A
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Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed Question from Nancy I am in a situation myself right now where I was promoted awhile back as it stands right now. I manager a team, but I don’t have salary discussions or assessments with them. My manager has said he is willing to give me the mandate I […] The post 203: Influence Without Authority and More Q&A appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 03, 2015
202: Practical Action for Productivity
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Tim Stringer Technically Simple Tim appeared on two past shows: Episode 151: How to Be More Productive Episode 183: Use Technology To Build and Strengthen Relationships 4 Pillars of Holistic Productivity 1. Inner Reflection Tim recommended The Way We re Working Isn t Working* by Tony Schwartz 2. Acceptance No matter how busy I am, I always […] The post 202: Practical Action for Productivity appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 20, 2015
201: How Introverts Make Great Leaders
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Beth Buelow (Facebook) Author, The Introvert Entrepreneur: Amplify Your Strengths and Create Success on Your Own Terms* Host, The Introvert Entrepreneur podcast There is often an overt expectation of extraversion in the workplace. Extraversion: gain energy from social interaction and external stimuli Introversion: gain energy from quiet and solitude The goal is not to be […] The post 201: How Introverts Make Great Leaders appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 13, 2015
200: How to Plan Your Career and More Community Questions
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Bonni Stachowiak TeachingInHigherEd.com Audio Question from Jignesh Here are the resources we mentioned on how to plan your career: Flow by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi* What Color Is Your Parachute? by Richard N. Bolles* Carnegie Coach episode #148: How to Determine What s Next Business Model You by Tim Clark, Alexander Osterwalder, and Yves Pigneur* Business Model Generation […] The post 200: How to Plan Your Career and More Community Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 06, 2015
199: Men and Women at Work
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Lori Ann Davis Author, Unmasking Secrets to Unstoppable Relationships* Dave mentioned the podcast StartUp A few general patterns of both men and women: Men: More assertive Communication is shorter and more direct Problem solving main goal Goal oriented More independent Women: More tuned into emotions Talk about the problem before acting to fix it Need […] The post 199: Men and Women at Work appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 29, 2015
198: How to Know What to Ask With Andrew Warner
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Andrew Warner Mixergy Andrew s shoved fact technique: Listen carefully for the shoved fact that doesn t otherwise belong in the conversation naturally Make sure you re picking the shoved fact that s the most personal one Ask a question about that shoved fact Shut up The things you think are tough are where real life exists. That s where […] The post 198: How to Know What to Ask With Andrew Warner appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 22, 2015
197: What This Show is About
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In this episode I respond to a question from Candice that helps me articulate what this show is about. I mentioned episode 186: How to Become a Champion with Dr. Jeff Spencer My job is to be your archeologist. Everyone is your superior is some way. Yes, you can lead. And you can do it, […] The post 197: What This Show is About appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 15, 2015
196: Create Behavior That Lasts With Marshall Goldsmith
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Marshall Goldsmith, Ph.D. Author, Triggers: Creating Behavior That Lasts–Becoming the Person You Want to Be* Marshall says that a key factor is the environment around us in whether or not we are successful. Environmental triggers constantly take us off track. A trigger is any stimulus that influences our behavior. -Marshall Goldsmith Trigger > Impulse > […] The post 196: Create Behavior That Lasts With Marshall Goldsmith appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 08, 2015
195: Handling Someone You Don’t Trust and More Community Questions
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Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed Question from Brian How do you battle being unmotivated? You’re boss doesn’t acknowledge your work, doesn’t acknowledge your time with the company. You feel unmotivated, unappreciated, and undervalued. You think its a personal issue that you need to fix, but you come to find out that your co-worker feels […] The post 195: Handling Someone You Don’t Trust and More Community Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 01, 2015
194: Business Results by Doing Our Greenest
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Christina Kull Martens Author, Bring Your D.O.G. to Work: A (Green) Person s Best Friend* Christina also appeared on episode 96: How To Get Buy-In For A New Initiative D.O.G. = doing our greenest! We don t tend to have as much ownership in the workplace as we do at home on sustainability and waste reduction. If […] The post 194: Business Results by Doing Our Greenest appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 25, 2015
193: Five Ways to Be a Go-Giver with Bob Burg
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Bob Burg Co-Author, The Go-Giver: A Little Story About a Powerful Business Idea* 1. The Law of Value You true worth is determined by how much more you give in value than you take in payment. 2. The Law of Compensation Your income is determined by how many people you serve and how well you […] The post 193: Five Ways to Be a Go-Giver with Bob Burg appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 18, 2015
192: How to Create Team Guidelines
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Susan Gerke Go Team Resources Susan was last appeared on three prior shows: 21: Your Strengths and Blind Spots 138: The Four Unique Types of Teams 139: How To Maximize Team Performance On a true team, the work is all integrated. Don t create guidelines yourself and give them to the team. A starting point for […] The post 192: How to Create Team Guidelines appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 11, 2015
191: Books, Books, Books
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Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed Question from Allison Do you have any tips on improving business acumen? I watched this TED talk. Susan Colantuono states that the reason women have a difficult time advancing in their careers is because their business acumen is not strong enough. What are your thoughts? Bonni mentioned Pocket Books […] The post 191: Books, Books, Books appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 04, 2015
190: How to Improve Your Coaching Skills with Tom Henschel
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Tom Henschel Host, The Look & Sound of Leadership podcast When it s a development issue (or a way of thinking) it s coaching that s most helpful. Tom says that coaching needs good goals, or at least one single goal over time. Think about the goal as if it were on video how do you want […] The post 190: How to Improve Your Coaching Skills with Tom Henschel appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 27, 2015
189: How to Stand Out With Dorie Clark
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Dorie Clark Author, Stand Out* It s getting harder and harder for an individual s message to get out and be heard. How to stand out as a thought leader: Have valuable intellectual content Build a following! There is a three-step process people are following to gaining an audience: One to one idea transmission (small mastermind) One […] The post 189: How to Stand Out With Dorie Clark appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 20, 2015
188: The Art of Stage Presence with James Whittaker
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James Whittaker Author, The Art of Stage Presence* The audience will relate to your concept that you re talking about much more than details. -James Whittaker You are there for the audience, not you. You are speaking for the audience, not to the audience. -James Whittaker Have the first sentence completely committed to memory. During the […] The post 188: The Art of Stage Presence with James Whittaker appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 13, 2015
187: Community Questions on Coaching, Accountability & Wisdom
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Bonni Stachowiak TeachinginHigherEd.com Question from Jignesh I have been on a leadership course in 2012. Through the Myers Briggs Test, I have learned about my personality type and have received feedback/comparison on world’s most famous leaders. I also recently read Simon Sinek’s book – Start With Why. My assessment about myself has been that I […] The post 187: Community Questions on Coaching, Accountability & Wisdom appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 06, 2015
186: How to Become a Champion
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Jeff Spencer, D.C. DrJeffSpencer.com Jeff noticed that the people who should have won didn t often win. The single most important factor is how people perform in pivotal moments. -Jeff Spencer Do you have the readiness for the 3-5 pivotal moments that occur each year that will make or break your career or your life that […] The post 186: How to Become a Champion appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 30, 2015
185: Establishing and Managing Online Reputations with Kevin Pho
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Kevin Pho, M.D. (Twitter) (Facebook) Author, Establishing, Managing, and Protecting Your Online Reputation Social media is not a passing fad, but many people perceive it as such since the media tends to focus problem situations. Today, getting published and getting people to read your thoughts and read your articles is no more than a click […] The post 185: Establishing and Managing Online Reputations with Kevin Pho appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 23, 2015
184: Getting Things Done with David Allen
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David Allen Author, Getting Things Done* The Getting Things Done steps: Capture collect what has your attention Clarify process what it means Organize put it where it belongs Reflect review frequently Engage simply do. The methodology has not changed in the revision of the book, but what has changed is the number of people who need it. If what s most […] The post 184: Getting Things Done with David Allen appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 16, 2015
183: Use Technology To Build and Strengthen Relationships
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Tim Stringer Technically Simple and Learn OmniFocus Connect in Person to Strengthen Relationships Tim mentioned the podcast Home Work, a show for people who work at home Dave s team at Dale Carnegie meets once a month for half a day Tim mentioned his co-working space, HiVE Vancouver Make Intentionally Richer Connections Move your level of […] The post 183: Use Technology To Build and Strengthen Relationships appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 09, 2015
182: Presentation Skills and More Community Questions
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Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed Audio Question from Rick 3 Ways to Start Your Next Presentation Episode 126: How to Be Interesting When Pitching an Idea Show and Tell: How Everybody Can Make Extraordinary Presentations* by Dan Roam The Quick & Easy Way to Effective Speaking* by Dale Carnegie Question from Jay Daniel Pink […] The post 182: Presentation Skills and More Community Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 02, 2015
181: Create the Best Place to Work
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Ron Friedman, Ph.D. Author, The Best Place to Work: The Art and Science of Creating an Extraordinary Workplace* Interviews are not the most effective way to select people, but if you need to do it: Standardize your questions Ask behavioral questions What underlies a great place to work isn t access to perks, but rather experiences […] The post 181: Create the Best Place to Work appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 23, 2015
180: Do This for a Productive Week
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The Weekly Review for the Most Productive Week 1. Block Time I complete my weekly review either Sunday evening or early Monday morning. Pick a time that will work consistently in your schedule. 2. Record What Worked I don t have an issue remembering what didn t work, so I discipline myself to write down what did […] The post 180: Do This for a Productive Week appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 16, 2015
179: How to Hire a Coach
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You’ve decided that you may be ready to hire a coach, but where do you start? Today, Marc Mawhinney and I discuss how to hire a coach when it’s the right time for your organization and you. Marc Mawhinney Host, Natural Born Coaches Coaches are important because they are a second pair of eyes for […] The post 179: How to Hire a Coach appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 09, 2015
178: How to Re-Enter the Corporate World
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Bonni and I respond to questions from the Coaching for Leaders community on accountability, how to re-enter the corporate world, and more. Bonni Stachowiak, Ed.D. Teaching in Higher Ed Question from Brian I presently struggle with keeping the balance between friend and boss as we work closely together. All three of us are in cubicles […] The post 178: How to Re-Enter the Corporate World appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 02, 2015
177: How to Start a Conversation With Anyone
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Mark Sieverkropp walks through six steps that will help all of us start a conversation with anyone, anywhere. Mark Sieverkropp Author, How to Start a Conversation With Anyone Mark and I were both featured by Forbes as 25 Professional Networking Experts to Watch in 2015 1. First Impressions last the longest John Corcoran spoke in […] The post 177: How to Start a Conversation With Anyone appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 26, 2015
176: Practical Strategy for Project Management
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It s one thing to put together a project management plan and determine who should do what when. It s entirely another to lead a project. On this show, some practical strategy tips for project management. Susanne Madsen Author, The Power of Project Leadership* and The Project Management Coaching Workbook* Susanne Madsen International Susanne Madsen is an […] The post 176: Practical Strategy for Project Management appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 19, 2015
175: How to Know When to Move On
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You ve been in the job for awhile. You re maybe not feeling that same sense of motivation or fulfillment that you once did. How do you know when to move on? In this episode, five indicators that will help you answer that question. 1. When it s beyond a bad day, week, or month. Being a professional […] The post 175: How to Know When to Move On appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 12, 2015
174: Leadership Resources and More Community Questions
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Bonni and I respond to your questions on leadership resources and other topics that are top of mind for the Coaching for Leaders community. Bonni Stachowiak, Ed.D. Teaching in Higher Ed Question from Michelle: I’ve recently taken on a Training post…it’s a new post and so I’m making things up as I go along. In […] The post 174: Leadership Resources and More Community Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 05, 2015
173: Five Steps to a Better Meeting
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We’ve all seen bad meeting behavior, but do you know what to do? Donna Schilder shares five power steps for leaders and facilitators to get us towards a better meeting. Donna Schilder (LinkedIn) Leadership, Career, and Business Coach 1. What are some types bad meeting behavior we often see? Late arrivers Ramblers Side Conversationalists Note […] The post 173: Five Steps to a Better Meeting appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 29, 2014
172: How to Handle Workplace Bullying
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Workplace bullying is real for trailblazers. Col. Jill Morgenthaler had the courage to take command and shares leadership lessons for other trailblazers. Col. Jill Morgenthaler, USA, Ret. Author, The Courage to Take Command: Leadership Lessons from a Military Trailblazer* How a female US Army colonel tamed the males-only Egyptian Army I m not going to change […] The post 172: How to Handle Workplace Bullying appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 22, 2014
171: Five Ways to Avoid Living With Regret
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Allison Clarke teaches us five principles she discovered after attending 30 funerals in 60 days, and how to use them to avoid living with regret. Allison Clarke Allison Clarke Consulting Author, What Will They Say? 30 Funerals in 60 Days* 1. Listen and lead others to their own answers. 2. Remember the value of face-to-face […] The post 171: Five Ways to Avoid Living With Regret appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 15, 2014
170: How to Develop Strategic Skills
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Bonni and Dave address questions related to strategic skills and other topics of interest to the Coaching for Leaders community. Bonni Stachowiak, Ed.D. Teaching in Higher Ed Audio question from Susan on how to develop strategic skills. Bonni recommended On Competition* by Michael Porter Question from Mark I just wanted to let you know I […] The post 170: How to Develop Strategic Skills appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 08, 2014
169: Six Ways to Recover From a Bad First Impression
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If you make a bad first impression, all is not lost. On this show, John Corcoran and I detail six things you can do when the first impression doesn’t land. John Corcoran Smart Business Revolution Author of How to Increase Your Income Today by Building Relationships with Influencers, Even if you Hate Networking How to […] The post 169: Six Ways to Recover From a Bad First Impression appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 01, 2014
168: Three Hot Spots in Employment Law
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How much do you know about employment law? If you re a leader in an organization, having a base knowledge about how to limit your liability is prudent. Today, three current hot spots in employment law and what you need to know. Laura Schiesl Partner, Molever Conelly PLLC 1. Social media One general best practice is […] The post 168: Three Hot Spots in Employment Law appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 24, 2014
167: How to Hire the Best Fit
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Are you always hiring the perfect candidate, or will you hire the best fit? Yes, there s a difference and today you ll discoverer a new perspective on finding the right person for your team. Kelly Studer Career Stylist at KellyStuder.com The 70% Principle for the Perfect Hiring Fit by Kelly Studer Kelly and I discussed the […] The post 167: How to Hire the Best Fit appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 17, 2014
166: How to Work in Different Cultures
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If you work with or work in different cultures, Nathan Czubaj, author of Emails from Mumbai*, will inspire your attitude about what matters most. Nathan Czubaj Author, Emails from Mumbai* Senior Vice President, Dale Carnegie of Southern Los Angeles I wanted go somewhere that would really be different that I could learn most about the world […] The post 166: How to Work in Different Cultures appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 10, 2014
165: Trying to Be Everything to Everybody and More Community Questions
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Bonni and I tackle your questions and suggest thoughts and resources to improve your own professional development. It’s the first Monday of the month and our Q&A show is back! Bonni Stachowiak, Ed.D. Teaching in Higher Ed Patricia says she’s struggling with working with and working for micromanagers Bonni mentioned Drive by Daniel Pink* Wally […] The post 165: Trying to Be Everything to Everybody and More Community Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 03, 2014
164: How to Handle a Boss Who s a Jerk with Tom Henschel
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Is someone you care about – or maybe even you – working for a jerk? In today’s show, my guest Tom Henschel from the Look & Sound of Leadership podcast helps us to navigate this difficult situation. Tom Henschel Host, The Look & Sound of Leadership Executive and Leadership Coach, Essential Communications How to know […] The post 164: How to Handle a Boss Who s a Jerk with Tom Henschel appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 27, 2014
163: Promote Yourself (and Others) Through Intrapreneurship with Dan Schwabel
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The working world is very different than it was a generation ago, and all of us must adapt to be successful. Today, how promote yourself (and others) through intrapreneurship with Dan Schwabel, author of the New York Times bestseller Promote Yourself*. Dan Schawbel Author, Promote Yourself: The New Rules For Career Success* Author, Me 2.0: […] The post 163: Promote Yourself (and Others) Through Intrapreneurship with Dan Schwabel appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 20, 2014
162: Three Elements of Effective Business Alliances
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None of us can be great at everything and neither are our organizations. On today s show, three key elements to consider for forming an effective alliance with another leader or organization. Guest: Aaron Kent CEO, Dale Carnegie of Southern Los Angeles Aaron was last on the show on episode #35: You Don t Have to Be […] The post 162: Three Elements of Effective Business Alliances appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 13, 2014
161: How To Address Difficult Conversations
40:44
Bonni and I respond to questions from the Coaching for Leaders community on how to handle difficult conversations and more. Guest: Bonni Stachowiak Teaching in Higher Ed Question from Leonardo I´m one of your fans, I listen your podcast every day and I see better results on my day job managing an emergency room in […] The post 161: How To Address Difficult Conversations appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 06, 2014
160: The 5-Step Strategy For Solving Problems
38:58
Do you feel like you are playing whack-a-mole, constantly putting out fires in your organization. Are others and you clear on the real reason for most problems? Today, a proven 5-step strategy that will help you define problems so it s clear what to do next.   Guest: Michael Coop Cooper Executive Coach, Innovators + Influencers […] The post 160: The 5-Step Strategy For Solving Problems appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 29, 2014
159: Success on Presentation Day with David Sparks
31:13
You ve spent days or even weeks working on that big presentation. Now the day is here. On this episode, how to prepare for success on presentation day. Guest: David Sparks Author, Presentations* MacSparky.com and MacPowerUsers.com David last appeared on episode #119 to help us get control of our email. Memorize the opening and the closing […] The post 159: Success on Presentation Day with David Sparks appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 22, 2014
158: How To Lead The Millennials
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Have you struggled with the generation gap between you and today s younger employees? Do you find millennials to be a challenge to lead? You re not alone and today, some proven principles and practical actions you can take to engage the millennial generation. Guest: Chip Espinoza, Ph.D. Author, Millennials@Work* Co-Author, Managing The Millennials* Director, Organizational Psychology, […] The post 158: How To Lead The Millennials appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 15, 2014
157: Why It s Essential To Struggle With Learning
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Do you find yourself struggling with changing your behavior? Real learning is hard, but keeps you from making the same mistake again. I wrote this article a few months ago: Sorry, I Don’t Love Learning Have you seen this scene in the Matrix? I mentioned the book Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell* Practical Advice 1. Ensure […] The post 157: Why It s Essential To Struggle With Learning appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 08, 2014
156: How To Stay Motivated and More Community Questions
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Bonni and I tackle questions from the Coaching for Leaders community on staying motivated and many other topics. Guest: Bonni Stachowiak TeachingInHigherEd.com Question from Gabriel [Audio] I recommended episode #144: How We Do Things Around Here To Get Results Question from Torrey: I would like to know if you have a group on book reads […] The post 156: How To Stay Motivated and More Community Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 01, 2014
155: Three Strategies To Build Talent In Your Organization
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The organizational talent you attract or build should lead to results. Mark Allen, author of Aha Moments In Talent Management, shares three strategies to get us there. Mark Allen, Ph.D. Author, Aha Moments In Talent Management Practitioner Faculty of Organizational Theory and Management at Pepperdine University Having better people is the best source of competitive […] The post 155: Three Strategies To Build Talent In Your Organization appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 25, 2014
154: Eight Ways To Use Power For Good
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The word power gets a bad rap, but effective leaders must learn how to use power well to do good in their organizations. Eight Types of Power A brief word from Power vs. Force* by David Hawkins In 1959, French & Raven identified several types of power in their research: 1. Reward power Giving something […] The post 154: Eight Ways To Use Power For Good appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 18, 2014
153: Where To Start With Succession Planning
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A lot of leaders never take succession planning seriously because they feel like they either don t need it or know where to start. Today, how to start with succession planning. Guest: Bill Bliss Bliss & Associates, Inc. Author, Success In the C-Suite: Top Seven Strategies for Extraordinary Achievement Bill last appeared on episode #118: What’s […] The post 153: Where To Start With Succession Planning appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 11, 2014
152: Where Are You Going In Your Career and More Community Questions
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What do you want to be doing 5 years from now? It s the first Monday of the month, and we tackle that question and more on today s question and answer show. Guest: Bonni Stachowiak Bonni mentioned the This American Life show titled Trends With Benefits, citing a disability story from Hale County, Alabama. Question from […] The post 152: Where Are You Going In Your Career and More Community Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Aug 04, 2014
151: How To Be More Productive
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Many of us struggle with being more productive. Here are four steps we can all take to get better results. Guest: Tim Stringer Holistic Productivity Online Courses LearnOmniFocus.com There s only two problems in life. Either you don t know where you re going or you don t know the next step. -Tim Stringer, paraphrasing David Allen Tim recommended […] The post 151: How To Be More Productive appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 28, 2014
150: Three Steps to Take After You Conduct a Survey
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The three key steps to take after you conduct a survey, with the recent Coaching for Leaders listener survey as our case study. Guest: Bonni Stachowiak 1. Thank people Dave used Surveymonkey.com for the listener survey 2. Share the results Resources for visualizing results Column Five Piktochart Demographics Over 100 people participated 40% have graduate […] The post 150: Three Steps to Take After You Conduct a Survey appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 21, 2014
149: An Astronaut s Guide To Life On Earth with Chris Hadfield
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When we think of successful people, astronauts are often fairly high on the list. Chris Hadfield flew on two space shuttles and commanded the international space station. Here s here today to share wisdom from his success that will help all of us us, right here on Earth. Guest: Astronaut Chris Hadfield Author of the New […] The post 149: An Astronaut s Guide To Life On Earth with Chris Hadfield appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 14, 2014
148: The Four Critical Stories Leaders Need For Influence
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Leaders often hear about influence through storytelling, but don’t know where to start. Here are four stories to tell and how to get started.   Guest: David Hutchens DavidHutchens.com Author of the Upcoming Book: Circle of the 9 Muses: A Storytelling Field Guide for Innovators Storytelling is utilized for influence It s more important to tell […] The post 148: The Four Critical Stories Leaders Need For Influence appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jul 07, 2014
147: How To Be More Creative – Todd Henry of Accidental Creative
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Creativity isn t the first thing that I hear most leaders wanting to get better at. However, most of us can reap huge rewards by being more creative. On today s how, why we should care about creativity and how to get better at it. Guest: Todd Henry Author, The Accidental Creative: How To Be Brilliant At […] The post 147: How To Be More Creative – Todd Henry of Accidental Creative appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 30, 2014
146: Three Things To Stop Doing In Leadership
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Perspective from Steve Richardson, author of Become a Better Leader in 30 Days*, on what to stop doing in leadership. Guest: Steve Richardson Author, Become A Better Leader in 30 Days* All leaders manage, but not all managers lead. -Steve Richardson Three things not to do when managing people Avoid managing by suggestion Managers do […] The post 146: Three Things To Stop Doing In Leadership appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 23, 2014
145: Improve Your Writing With Practical Typography
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How your writing shows up on screen may say as much as what you wear. Matthew Butterick shares how to improve your writing with practical typography. Guest: Matthew Butterick Author, Practical Typography Written communication may say as much about you as what you wear. Typography is more than just font. Matthew’s rankings of common system […] The post 145: Improve Your Writing With Practical Typography appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 16, 2014
144: How We Do Things Around Here To Get Results
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When someone says to you, Well, that s just how we do things around here you can be sure that you ve just stumbled into organizational culture in a big way. Today, how to recognize it, why it matters, and what it means for actual results. Guest: Dr. Kent Rhodes Practitioner Faculty, Pepperdine University Consultant, The Family […] The post 144: How We Do Things Around Here To Get Results appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 09, 2014
143: How to Get Way Better at Accepting Feedback
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You may have received training on giving feedback, but do you maximize how you receive it? On this show, discover how to get way better at accepting feedback. Guest: Sheila Heen Author with Douglas Stone of Thanks for the Feedback: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback Well* Author with Douglas Stone and Bruce Patton […] The post 143: How to Get Way Better at Accepting Feedback appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jun 02, 2014
142: The Way to Lead After a Workplace Loss
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We ve talked a lot on this show about what to do in challenging situations. Today, what to do when the worst happens. Guest: Andrew Stenhouse, Ed.D. Dean, School for Graduate and Professional Studies Vanguard University of Southern California Loss is pervasive and we don t often recognize how much we re dealing with loss at the time. […] The post 142: The Way to Lead After a Workplace Loss appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 29, 2014
141: How To Increase Your Leadership Confidence and More Community Questions
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Bonni and I respond to community questions this week on increasing your leadership confidence and a number of other topics. Guest: Bonni Stachowiak, Ed.D. Mishal in Saudia Arabia: How do you increase self-confidence as a new leader? Phil in the UK: What advice would you give to someone who hasn t had the opportunity to lead […] The post 141: How To Increase Your Leadership Confidence and More Community Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 27, 2014
140: How To Work With Multiple Bosses
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As organizations ask people to collaborate more and more across virtual teams both internally and externally, many of us find ourselves reporting to lots of different people. On today s show, how to balance it all and focus in the right places, when working with multiple bosses. Guest: Eric Ruckle, Chief Digital Strategist at Adbay It s […] The post 140: How To Work With Multiple Bosses appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 12, 2014
139: How To Maximize Team Performance
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Many of us have heard about the four stages of team development. In this episode, you ll discover what to do at each stage as a leader or team member to maximize performance of the entire team. Guest: Susan Gerke from GoTeam This model originates with Bruce Tuckman in the 1960 s Forming Storming Norming Performing Susan […] The post 139: How To Maximize Team Performance appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
May 05, 2014
138: The Four Unique Types of Teams
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The word team is used a lot in organizations to describe anything where two or more people are involved. However, groups and teams look very different, depending on their purpose and organization. In today s show, you ll learn about the four unique types of teams and how to work within and lead each. Guest: Susan Gerke […] The post 138: The Four Unique Types of Teams appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 28, 2014
137: The Power Of Servant Leadership
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It s not the role of a leader to be served, but to serve. Discover the power of servant leadership to produce results for people and organizations. Guest: John Dickson Chief Operations Officer Spokane County in Washington State Here’s a link to the Lean Fighter article John mentioned about some of the work he contributed to […] The post 137: The Power Of Servant Leadership appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 21, 2014
136: How To Create Leadership Connections in The Smallest of Moments with TouchPoints from Douglas Conant
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For many of us, our tendency is to minimize our daily interruptions so we can get more done. On today s show, my guest Douglas Conant helps us all recognize why these moments are critical in our work as leaders and how we can best utilize them. Guest: Douglas Conant Founder, Conant Leadership (Facebook) (Twitter) Former […] The post 136: How To Create Leadership Connections in The Smallest of Moments with TouchPoints from Douglas Conant appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 14, 2014
135: How To Get The Most Out Of Training
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This week, we dedicate the entire show to community questions about training. Guest: Bonni Stachowiak (@bonni208) Question from Jordan I am a young manager (mid-20 s). My job requires training large amounts of staff on software and technology. Many of the staff are twice my age, and tend to ignore me when giving trainings. I m, not […] The post 135: How To Get The Most Out Of Training appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Apr 07, 2014
134: The Secret To Happiness
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While many things contribute to happiness, one key attitude shift in how we talk and think about our activities will help us be much happier. Happiness isn t doing what you like, it s liking what you do. -Quote on my dad’s desk Vance Caesar was one of my professor’s in graduate school. He wrote The High […] The post 134: The Secret To Happiness appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 31, 2014
133: The Five Elements Of Your Personal Brand
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We all know what corporate brands are, but do you have clarity on your own, personal brand? Today, we examine the five elements of an effective personal brand with executive coach Heather Backstrom. Guest: Heather Backstrom HeatherBackstrom.com Executive Coach What is a personal brand? Personal brand is who a person is from the inside out. […] The post 133: The Five Elements Of Your Personal Brand appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 24, 2014
132: How Improve The Quality Of Your Connectedness with Jennifer Deal of the Center for Creative Leadership
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Being connected is great, right until it s not. How to improve the quality of your connectedness with an expert from the Center for Creative Leadership. Guest: Jennifer Deal, Ph.D Center for Creative Leadership Author, Always On, Never Done: Don’t Blame The Smartphone Center for Creative Leadership works to help improve leadership. Many people said that […] The post 132: How Improve The Quality Of Your Connectedness with Jennifer Deal of the Center for Creative Leadership appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 17, 2014
131: How To Control Your Emotions and Take The Next Step
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Bonni and I respond to community questions on taking the next step in difficult situations. First question from Khrist and a few suggestions from us: Recognize your hot buttons or trigger point Avoid handling things in the midst of anger and emotion, if you can avoid them (for example, don’t send emails when angry) Instead, […] The post 131: How To Control Your Emotions and Take The Next Step appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 10, 2014
130: Your Two Biggest Critics And How To Handle Them
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What do you do when you’re the target of criticism? Here are the two kinds of critics that show up at work in the workplace and also how to address them. It all comes back to Mathnet Two kinds of critics The bully The champion Why you need your critics Hawthorne studies (Harvard article) (Economist […] The post 130: Your Two Biggest Critics And How To Handle Them appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Mar 03, 2014
129: How To Create A Personal Knowledge Management System
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On this show, you’ll discover how to utilize knowledge management to collect, curate, and create in order to manage the information coming our way. Bonni joins Dave again to discuss these three important components of any knowledge management system. Knowledge management is a set of processes, individually constructed, to help each of us make sense […] The post 129: How To Create A Personal Knowledge Management System appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 24, 2014
128: Four Practices For Leading An Effective Meeting
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If you do these four things with consistency at the meetings you lead, you ll get vastly better results from the investment you are making in meeting time. Worst offenses Trying to come up with a topic to talk about Let’s share what’s going on (without any context for how/why) Information sharing only No agenda Too […] The post 128: Four Practices For Leading An Effective Meeting appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 17, 2014
127: Why Talking About Your Mistakes Helps You Lead Better
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Have you considered telling the people you lead about the mistakes you ve made? On this show, why you lead better when you share your mistakes. Talk about your own mistakes before criticizing the other person. -Dale Carnegie Here are the benefits to talking about your mistakes with others: You get people s attention. You open the […] The post 127: Why Talking About Your Mistakes Helps You Lead Better appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 10, 2014
126: How To Be Interesting When Pitching An Idea
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You ve probably heard that time-honored advice when giving a speech. Tell em what you re going to tell them, tell em, tell em what you told them. On today s show, what that s lousy advice and how you can do better. Here’s some advice that many of us have heard when we starting giving presentations or speeches […] The post 126: How To Be Interesting When Pitching An Idea appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Feb 03, 2014
125: How To Tackle Time Management and More Community Questions
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Many of us struggle with making time to prioritize the things that are most rewarding to us and our careers. On today’s show, we tackle the topic of time management through the questions from the community. Plus, responses to questions on additional topics as well. Guest: Bonni Stachowiak 1. Question about leading during a school […] The post 125: How To Tackle Time Management and More Community Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 27, 2014
124: How To Get What You Really Want Out Of Conflict
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So you re in the midst of conflict and frustrated with the other party. What can you do get what you really want? On today s show, Bonni Stachowiak joins me to discuss the path to get there. Guest: Bonni Stachowiak Bonni and I discussed three steps for getting what you most want out of conflict: Recognize […] The post 124: How To Get What You Really Want Out Of Conflict appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 20, 2014
123: The Practical Pursuit Of Work-Life Balance With John Corcoran
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If you Google the phrase work-life balance you ll get 265 million hits. There s lots of information on this so called balance, but not as much on the practical perspective of what works and doesn t for people. Today, my guest John Corcoran and I tackle the practical pursuit of work-life balance. Guest: John Corcoran SmartBusinessRevolution.com John […] The post 123: The Practical Pursuit Of Work-Life Balance With John Corcoran appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 13, 2014
122: How To Create Joy At Work With Richard Sheridan of Menlo Innovations and Joy, Inc.
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What if you loved starting your work most days? What if you were able to create a workplace where people felt joy? Our guest today leads a place that Inc. Magazine has called, The most joyful company in America, and is here to inspire us to do more for the people we lead. Guest: Richard […] The post 122: How To Create Joy At Work With Richard Sheridan of Menlo Innovations and Joy, Inc. appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Jan 06, 2014
121: The Value Of Blunders For Brilliant Progress with Dr. Mario Livio
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A lot of us fear making mistakes, but mistakes are such an important part of the process in moving forward. Today, you ll hear why this is important even for (and maybe especially for) the most successful thinkers and doers. Guest: Dr. Mario Livio Author, Brilliant Blunders* Astrophysicist, Space Telescope Science Institute Community Feedback CoachingforLeaders.com/feedback USA: […] The post 121: The Value Of Blunders For Brilliant Progress with Dr. Mario Livio appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 30, 2013
120: How Do I Manage My Former Peers and More Community Questions
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How do I manage my former peers? Should I get an MBA? What can I do to get my organization to train people? I tackle these and more community questions on today s show. If you have a question for a future Coaching for Leaders Q&A show, be sure to submit it at coachingforleaders.com/feedback Resources I […] The post 120: How Do I Manage My Former Peers and More Community Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 23, 2013
119: How To Get Control Of Your Email with David Sparks of Mac Power Users
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Has email taken over your life? If you re like me, is certainly can often. Today, I welcome David Sparks of MacSparky.com to teach us how to get better control of this communication medium. Guest: David Sparks of MacSparky.com Author of Email* and Paperless* Co-Host of the Mac Power Users podcast David and I speak about […] The post 119: How To Get Control Of Your Email with David Sparks of Mac Power Users appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 16, 2013
118: What s The Difference Between Management And Leadership?
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What is the difference between management and leadership? Do you know? Do you care? Today I welcome executive coach Bill Bliss from Bliss & Associates, Inc. to share his wisdom and experience with us about the distinction. After listening to this episode, you’ll have a much better understanding of the difference between management and leadership. […] The post 118: What s The Difference Between Management And Leadership? appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 09, 2013
117: The Seven Steps You Follow To Delegate Work
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I ve been getting asked a lot in the past few weeks: OK, how do I delegate effectively? On today s show, how to delegate work and the seven steps you should follow if you want to get the best results for your team and the organization. I spoke about the broad framework for empowering others back […] The post 117: The Seven Steps You Follow To Delegate Work appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Dec 02, 2013
116: How To Cultivate An Attitude Of Gratitude
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You might be thinking about giving thanks this week, but how s your overall attitude about gratitude? In this episode, I share five ways you can adjust your attitude to work for the better. How To Cultivate An Attitude Of Gratitude Before we start: Episode #9 is the place to go on how to give positive […] The post 116: How To Cultivate An Attitude Of Gratitude appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 25, 2013
115: How To Create And Track Effective Leadership Habits
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Effective leadership requires strategic thought and difficult decisions. But what about the rest of the things in our work which we either overthink or simply miss? On this episode, I welcome the founder of Lift to discuss how to create and track effective leadership habits. Guest: Tony Stubblebine CEO and Co-Founder of Lift Check out […] The post 115: How To Create And Track Effective Leadership Habits appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 18, 2013
114: How To Maintain Trust During Rumors And More Community Questions
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Your questions and our answers. Join us for the first all question and answer show for the Coaching and Leaders community. Question from Jay: “I m on the board of an organization that is run by two partners. One partner is really a people person. The other partner is more of a driver, all business, doesn t […] The post 114: How To Maintain Trust During Rumors And More Community Questions appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 11, 2013
113: Four Practical Ways To Get Into Leadership
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Let s say you want to get into leadership…where do you start? On today s show, how to start leading if you haven t done it before. I begin with a question from a #CFLshow community member and detail four practical ways that you can get into leadership for the first time. Listener question from Scott Leadership = […] The post 113: Four Practical Ways To Get Into Leadership appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Nov 04, 2013
112: Why Dale Carnegie Was Right About What To Do When You’re Wrong
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We all want to be right, but of course we are sometimes wrong. The advice from Dale Carnegie almost a century ago is as good today as its ever been. I welcome back Bonni Stachowiak to explore why when you are wrong, you should admit it quickly and emphatically. Guest: Bonni Stachowiak Dale Carnegie said […] The post 112: Why Dale Carnegie Was Right About What To Do When You’re Wrong appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 28, 2013
111: Wise Words That Can Help You Lead
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Once in awhile, someone says something cool that we take throughout our lives to help us lead. On this show, wise words that can help you influence better. I share four stories that will help you lead more effectively. First story Take small bits of wisdom from others and then, over time, make it your […] The post 111: Wise Words That Can Help You Lead appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 21, 2013
110: Five Sure-Fire Ways To Scale Your Leadership
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Those of us who have responsibility to lead often find ourselves getting overwhelmed with all we need to do. On this episode, I welcome #CFLshow community member and experienced leader Jim Lynch to the show to discuss five sure-fire ways to scale your leadership. Guest: Jim Lynch Community Feedback Leave an audio message now USA: […] The post 110: Five Sure-Fire Ways To Scale Your Leadership appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 14, 2013
109: Seven Online Tools That Will Help You Do Your Best Work
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Technology is great, but only if it helps you work better. On this episode, I share 7 online tools that I use and will help you get the most of our your time. I currently use them all daily in my work and I’m excited to share their benefits with you. My three criteria for […] The post 109: Seven Online Tools That Will Help You Do Your Best Work appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Oct 07, 2013
108: How To Improve Your Writing With Grammar Girl and Grammar Pop
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A number of people who listen to this show want to be better writers, since I ve received a few requests for this topic. On this episode, how to improve your grammar and usage so you can communicate effectively in writing and who better to teach us than Grammar Girl. Guest: Mignon Fogarty a.k.a. Grammar Girl Producer […] The post 108: How To Improve Your Writing With Grammar Girl and Grammar Pop appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 30, 2013
107: Three Steps To Soliciting Feedback with Tom Henschel
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Many of us are told time and time again in our careers that we should be asking for feedback from the people we work with and manage. However, a lot of us mess it up. On today s show, 3 steps to soliciting feedback from expert executive coach, Tom Henschel. Guest: Tom Henschel Executive Coach, Essential […] The post 107: Three Steps To Soliciting Feedback with Tom Henschel appeared first on Coaching for Leaders.
Sep 23, 2013