leadership skills

Tips to Build a Strategic Partnership
June 4, 2019 Transformational Coaching
Companies decide to form strategic business partnerships for many reasons. Collaboration is useful. It offers the ability to develop existing resources and find new ways to thrive in the marketplace. Strategic partnerships can keep you in the driver seat and expand your connection to your clients. If you have ...
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6 Everyday Exercises to Practice Resilience
May 28, 2019 Transformational Coaching
Most of us know one. That person-colleague, business partner, or leader—who continues to emerge stronger and wiser after being “knocked down” by life. If you aren’t a naturally resilient person, don’t fear. It turns out, resilience can be practiced and perfected. It’s connected to a certain mindset and having ...
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Summer Reading Suggestions from the Transform Team
May 21, 2019 Transform, Inc.
Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man’s Fight for Justice By Bill Browder       Buddha’s Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love, and Wisdom By Rick Hanson and Richard Mendius       Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels ...
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So You Wanna Be in a Rock Band …
May 14, 2019 Transformational Coaching
If you had to write a job description for an “Aspiring Rock-n-roll Band Member,” could you? For most of us mere mortals, it’s kind of easy to fall under the spell of magical thinking that the lifestyle of being a fulltime rocker would be the ultimate dream job. The trouble ...
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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 what we “should do” to be accepted, what we “have ...
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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 knows, maybe you’ve heard one of our four-footed contributors during ...
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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, on an off the courts and playing fields, in sports ...
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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 advantages for some and can lead to breakthroughs for others. ...
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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 everything in its orbit into the stuff of greatness, too.” —Joan ...
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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 role I was not expecting. Heading the Council was one ...
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