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Seven Ways to be Overworked and Under-Appreciated

I’ve been teaching managers to coach employees for about four years. One thing is obvious. Overworked managers pressure themselves in self-defeating ways.

Successful managers make others matter more. 308 more words

Leadership Development

Cut it out!

Re-curating my social media content has inspired me to ask myself what other areas are too noisy in my life. What about you? How much more could you do with a quieter surround? 7 more words


Our Greatest Legacy Part 2

“Our greatest legacy is not our accomplishments in life; it is what we can do to help the next generation.” -President Jimmy Carter.

As I begin to transition into my golden years, by the way, I hope I get to be at least 100; I can’t look forward before I look backward in the rearview mirror of my life. 442 more words

Mentoring Winners

Coaches need to overcome classroom teacher distrust

The April issue of Phi Delta Kappan (97:7)  includes an article by Carla Finkelstein titled “Thank you so much for the Truth”(pp 19-24), subtitle: “Coaching teachers requires that you develop ruct – not just in the  abstract but trust that in manifested in shared goals, open communication and mutual respect”. 93 more words


Surprised By Cuba!

Not What I Expected

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I went to Cuba. I had heard about the poverty, and the oppression, but I didn’t know what I would encounter. 632 more words


Effective Leaders Encourage Motivation

What is a motivated employee?  The employee has the desire to accomplish what they want in life and work.  Motivation of an employee comes from within; through their thoughts, beliefs, ambitions and goals.   136 more words


The Outstanding Ohioans show, Episode 46-Interview with Ryan Borgman, President of @BorgAthletics

This show brings the audience great things Ohioans are doing to make their communities, the state, the region, and the world a better place as entrepreneurs, leaders, historical and popular culture figures. 253 more words