Posts tagged Growth

8 tips to build rapport with your clients or team

8 tips to build rapport with your clients or team

First, let’s define what is rapport. Rapport is a relationship of mutual understanding or trust and agreement between people. It is what happens at an unconscious level that makes us ‘click’ and is enhanced by a perception of likeness and liking. It includes the ability to see the other person’s point of view (even though […]

How are you investing in your relationships?

How are you investing in your relationships?

It’s ironic I’m writing about relationships and it was Valentines’ Day week. But honestly, when I first started writing, I really wasn’t thinking about it. Anyway, I hope you had a day full of love and were able to invest in those relationships that have meaning to you. So Happy Valentines’ Day. Valentine’s Day kind […]

Lean Into Your Potential

Just an Inch!! Lean In – to – your potential When you think of leaning in…what do you think of? Immediately, I don’t think of what I’m leaning into as much as what I’m leaning out of. That can be a little scary for some, I’m sure. But what I’ve learned and am continuing to […]

What is Professional Coaching?

In order to effectively apply coaching to transformation, it would be helpful to understand what coaching is and how valuable a coach can be for your growth and success. What is Coaching? When I think of coaching, I think of it as a conversation that helps people think things through, it helps you think bigger […]

2016 Review

December 31st, 2016 It’s the final day of the year. This has been one of my greatest years. I’ve made several accomplishments and am looking forward to what 2017 holds. A year ago, I was preparing for my final project in my Graduate program. I remember preparing for this course months in advance. After studying […]

What questions are you asking yourself?

Regardless of your position, title or industry, leadership is influence, nothing more, nothing less. I believe this to be. However, to grow as a leader, I believe their is one important element you MUST be doing as leader regardless where you are at in your organization. This one thing is something only you can do […]

8 Steps to achieving success

What do you want, John? This is a question I’ve been asked several times and one I haven’t always had an answer to it. I think that’s why I believe in the power of coaching so much. It’s because when I allow a coach to coach me, I allow him/her into that sacred place of […]

Shifting from good intentions to intentional thinking

What makes you take ownership of something significant? What makes you do it now versus waiting for later? Napoleon Hill once said, “You must get involved to have an impact. No one is impressed with the won-lost record of a referee”. When you’re the man in the middle, you go back and forth between offense […]

Asking yourself WHY.

Great sermon in Church today by my friend John Allen. He spoke on a topic I love…transformational life coaching and learning to ask the why behind the what. Do you ever take the time to ask yourself why? Why do I follow this? Why am I challenged by this? Why am I doing this? These […]

The Law of Intentionality and Awareness

I just started a virtual mastermind group with a very ambitious group. When you have a group of hungry and intentional people who want to grow and invest in themselves, it really makes my job a lot of fun. This is a summary of tonight’s call as we discussed the laws of intentionality and awareness. […]