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The #1 Way to Stay Motivated
May 7, 2019 Transformational Coaching
For years, I have taught that if you really want to keep yourself motivated, it is important to understand the difference between “have to, should and must” and “want to.” Since we were born, we have been programmed with ...
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Meet Our Furry Teammates
April 30, 2019 Transform, Inc.
We’d love to introduce you to four vital members of the “behind the scenes” team here at Transform: Lucky, Louie, Ceci and Lambeau. Individually and collectively they add a lot of value and contribute immensely to our culture. Who ...
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Come on, Let’s Dance!
April 23, 2019 Leadership Development
“If you learn to use it right, the adversity, it will buy you a ticket to a place you couldn’t have gone any other way.” * –Tony Bennett, Men’s Head Basketball Coach at the University of Virginia Surprise upsets happen, ...
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Even With Hindsight Would You Do It Again?
April 16, 2019 Leadership Development
Each of us has the potential to see patterns. Call it what you like – the ability to connect the dots, informed intelligence or wisdom – possessing an ability to ask questions, uncover truth and see patterns creates real ...
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For Personal Growth, Better Relationships, and Professional Success
April 9, 2019 Transformational Coaching
The Holistic Enneagram An Online Class with our friend and uber respected colleague, Peter O’Hanrahan Peter is a core faculty member of The Narrative Enneagram. He has worked with the Enneagram for 35 years, and teaches in the US, Europe, ...
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What makes a leader “great”?
April 2, 2019 Leadership Development
“Greatness is that quality that is impossible to define with scientific precision but almost equally impossible to mistake once you see it. … It oozes out of great-souled people in rare but commonplace fashion and in that way draws ...
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“Can I ask you something?”
March 26, 2019 Process Improvement
Sometimes feedback feels more like a _________ than a _________. When’s the last time one of your team members asked you for some direct feedback? The answer to that question is probably as good as any to take a ...
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Leadership Lessons Learned On-the-Job
March 19, 2019 Transformational Coaching
In 2017 and 2018 I was President of my church’s Council, the governing body of the organization. Within days of being installed as President, our minister announced that she was leaving, and instantly I was catapulted into a leadership ...
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This is what putting it all together looks like!
March 12, 2019 Transformational Coaching
Mary Anne recently was onsite at Ispiri in Minnesota to work with their Sr. Leadership and Production team. In preparation, Jason put down his vision for company communications so everyone would be starting from the same place. Mary Anne ...
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The Nature of Spring Cleaning
March 5, 2019 Process Improvement
All around us there are small hints and signs of spring’s imminent arrival*. Perhaps it is nature’s way, to present us with a polite and gentle nudge, that helps us remember there is potential and possibility to renew and ...
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