Work Stress and the Type A Behavior Pattern

We have seen a disturbing pattern in our coaching practice over the past 2 years of people in their 30′s and 40′s becoming seriously ill. Everything from heart attacks, cancer diagnoses, auto immune diseases, chronic migraine headaches, etc. Generically what we’ve witnessed are people who have been under chronic stress with no let up for […]

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Be a Better Meeting Facilitator

We all spend more time in meetings than we would prefer to and for most of us they are energy depleting and at best moderately productive. Here are 3 simple suggestions that might improve the quality of the meetings you facilitate. 1.¬†Give Each Agenda Item an Objective Essentially what are we trying to accomplish with […]

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New Website Launch

Today is the official launch of our new website and we are excited to share it with all of you. We are also beginning our 15th year of business here in the Bay Area. Our passion and vitality for our work seems stronger than ever. Much of this has to do with our continuous learning […]

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What Is Leadership Versatility?

In our earlier post we mentioned our work with Kaplan and Kaiser the authors of the book The Versatile Leader. Today we would like to open up for discussion the concept of leadership versatility. From our perspective leadership versatility is the capability to flex as needed on a pair of opposing leadership virtues. We work […]

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