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What a Famous Pediatrician Taught Me about Leadership

Think about a leader you admire.

Maybe it is the CEO of your company, the principal of your local high school, or the president of your alma mater. 557 more words


4 Types of Leaders Who Aren’t Ready for Coaching

All over the world, leaders are using coaching to gain a competitive edge. But does coaching solve every problem one might encounter in the workplace? 522 more words


Smugness vs Confidence

by Richard Martin

I had a conversation last week with a former client of mine. Apparently, things are going extremely well for him and his organization. 734 more words

Executive Development

Worried Your Coach Will Betray You? Ask Madeleine

Dear Madeleine,

I am an EVP of strategy and shareholder value for a billion dollar global conglomerate. I have been working with a coach for the last six months and she has made a huge difference in terms of helping me prioritize, focus, and develop more powerful relationships. 730 more words


Liz Wiseman on Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter

In this episode of the Blanchard LeaderChat podcast we interview Liz Wiseman, author of Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter.

Drawing on some of the key points from the new revised and updated edition of her acclaimed… 200 more words

Behavior Change

Coaching Done Right—4 Steps that Set People Up for Success

It’s important to ensure that people who are about to receive coaching are set up for success. When using coaching as a development methodology, an experienced coach will take four steps to make sure the engagement has the best chance to achieve desired outcomes. 434 more words

Behavior Change

Leading During a Crisis

By Richard Martin

The current flooding in southern and western Quebec, as well as eastern Ontario and NB is bringing out once again the critical importance of  488 more words

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