Tag Archives: team building

Improve Your Performance Drivers!

What drives you? What drives your organization, business, or team? Sometimes it’s worth a few minutes to look at what others have found to be drivers. The very best learn from others.  They copy the good things and avoid the … Continue reading

Posted in Business Coach, General Business Today, Personal Motivator, Professional Competence, Strategic Leadership, Strategy, Team Building Mentor, Thinking Partner | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

What does the word, “windows,” bring to your mind?

Microsoft? Makes sense!  Even though Apple had been using the concept of windows before Microsoft and for a long time, windows was actually an extension of MS DOS, Windows has become synonymous with Microsoft.  How about windows that affect our … Continue reading

Posted in Business Coach, Professional Competence, Strategic Leadership, Strategic Planning, Strategy, Team Building Mentor | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Want to be a Guru? Here’s your chance!

The folks who study businesses and write or speak about the differences between successes and failures seem to have an endless set of reasons or factors that separate highly successful organizations from those that wither and disappear. The first of … Continue reading

Posted in Business Coach, General Business Today, Strategic Leadership, Strategy, Team Building Mentor | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Here’s How to Assess The Value of Your Team!

What’s the Value of A Team Member?  My experience indicates that knowledge trumps most everything else.  My first step  is to evaluate what a person knows as the first element of assessment.  A simple A to F scale will work … Continue reading

Posted in Business Coach, General Business Today, Strategic Leadership, Strategy, Team Building Mentor, Thinking Partner | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Add Energy To Everything You Do!

Stay fresh and be energized? How long have you been doing what you’re doing?  How long have you been in your current environment —  location, job, relationship?  Do you wake up with energy and look forward to each day?  Is your job, … Continue reading

Posted in Business Coach, General Business Today, Strategic Leadership, Strategy | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Gen. Patton’s Ten Leadership Principles

Displayed on a wall in the men’s locker room at Army Navy Country Club in Arlington, VA is a graphic tribute to the career of General George S. Patton, Jr.  It was created by Richard J. Stillman, an officer, who … Continue reading

Posted in Strategic Leadership, Strategy, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

More Simple Steps to Great Leadership!

Listen! Become a good listener. Study listening. Learn and hone empathic listening skills. Use reflective listening tools like questioning and paraphrasing. Become a cheerleader for your people. Make sure they understand and believe that your success is their success AND … Continue reading

Posted in Strategic Leadership, Strategic Planning, Team Building Mentor, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments