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What Not To Do When Handling Conflicts in a Professional Setting

At the executive level, conflicts carry complexities that ripple through entire organizations. This article offers a deep dive into the art of handling conflict for leaders, focusing on how not to handle conflicts in a way that exacerbates tensions or undermines the...

7 Priorities of Senior Leadership

by Sharon Krohn, MCC As executive coaches, we partner with our clients as they navigate the myriad strategic and people challenges in today's fast-paced and ever-changing business landscape.  The following are key priorities and issues our executive leaders are...

LET’S GET STRATEGIC! De-Mystifying the S Word in Leadership

By Nora Infante, Psy.D.     Every rising executive at some point or another will encounter the mandate to develop their strategic thinking skills in order to grow and elevate their leadership impact.  For many, the journey from operational to strategic can seem...

The Anatomy of an Effective Team

"Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships." – Michael Jordan This quote sums up a fundamental truth in both sports and the corporate world. As an executive, you’ve amassed a team brimming with individual talent. Yet the alchemy of turning...

Finding Your Leadership Voice

by Rachel Verlik, MS, PCC, CDTLF As part of my coaching practice and continual growth, I reflect on the types of conversations I may be having across clients in my one-on-one coaching sessions.  At times, I see trends that may help guide me to deepen my knowledge and...

Active Listening: Using Listening Skills to Coach Others

Impactful communication hinges on a less celebrated, though equally critical skill: active listening.  While leaders are often appraised for their strategic foresight and decision-making prowess, the quiet competency of active listening weaves the fabric of enduring...

How to Build Stronger Teams Through Languages of Appreciation

In today's work environment, it's easy to get lost in the daily grind and forget to take a moment to appreciate the efforts of our coworkers and teammates. Unfortunately, the lack of appreciation in the workplace is all too common, and it can have some serious...

Communication Styles in the Workplace: Understanding the Four Types

Communication is the foundation of any successful relationship, including work relationships. Understanding the different communication styles in the workplace can help you communicate effectively with your colleagues and achieve your goals. Below, we outline the four...