Stephen Covey widely popularized the idea of “beginning with the end in mind” in his book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. Find a project. Imagine how you want it to look when you’re done. Design a plan. Buy the materials. Begin creating your future image. It’s a habit that many of us do […]
John Maxwell is famous for his saying, “Everything rises and falls on leadership.” It’s the belief that however leadership goes, so goes the followers, the organization, the business, or the group. If leadership is underhanded, sneaky, and corrupt, nothing will last. But if the leadership is open, accountable, humble, and honest, then greatness can be […]
In seminary, my wife and I purchased a juicer. It was our half-hearted attempt to become healthier. She was training for a half-marathon and I was convinced that juicing would help me look a bit more like “The Rock,” but without all those pesky five-a.m. workouts and school full of cod everyday. (seriously, have you seen […]
We live in a culture that celebrates winning. We fancy ourselves and our nation as the ultimate David and Goliath story. We shrugged off the foreign imperial army, dumped their precious tea into the harbor, and guerrilla warfared our way outta that joint (#Merica)! And since then, we’ll do whatever it takes to win.
As I’m sure you could have guessed, I’m a firm believer in the power of coaching. It has the ability to transform any situation or problem, provide clarity in the midst of uncertainty, and lead the coachee to greater individual accomplishment and satisfaction. A bold claim, right? The International Coaching Federation (the major coaching accrediting […]