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What teaching teaches CEOs

Lifehacker recently published an article that particularly resonated with me: Six Things I Learned from Teaching That I Still Use in Everyday Life. The lessons I learned teaching for four years at Naval Nuclear Power School continue to help me to this day. 201 more words

CEO Leadership

The Value of Self-Esteem

I’ve been an independent consultant for eight years now. One of the deepest insights I’ve gained, from my own experience and that of helping others is the unerring value of self-esteem. 840 more words


The Emergence of Coaching in an Executive’s Life

To borrow from an article that appeared in the Huffington Post in the first few days of December 2013 :

“ A recent study by the Stanford Business School found that nearly two-thirds of CEO’s don’t receive coaching or leadership development. 574 more words

Executive Coaching

Business coaching – going beyond juggling the balls

Co-Authored by Nick Wilkins and Sunny Stout-Rostron.

You’re a 40-year-old executive heading an operational division of a large company. You get to work at 07:30, scan the business news, then respond to 57 priority e-mail messages that you can’t delegate to your line managers or PA.   1,496 more words


Executive Coaching—5 Top Mistakes—A Coach’s Perspective

Executive coaching has become a mainstream development tool for leaders in today’s organizations. The challenge with any tool is to use it properly. Used poorly, a tool can have unintentional effects, or fail to achieve the desired outcomes. 613 more words

Executive Development

Know your followers and promote their welfare

I have been focusing on each of the 10 leadership principles I learned as an officer in the army. This the 6th of these principles. 162 more words

Military Lessons

Developing Executive Presence

Executive Presence….

Is it a buzz word….a fad?

Is it here to stay…?

Is it new….?

Well, to answer the last one first.. right thru history, there have been leaders that have stood out, by sheer ‘presence’, for lack of another word. 667 more words

Executive Coaching