In this episode we explore the value of you responding to solicited and unsolicited feedback with grace. There are three important bi-products of responding with grace: 1) it creates openness and safety 2) it creates a rich dialog and 3) it sparks growth for both you and the giver of the feedback.
How to push past the fear to hold difficult and truthful conversations
For the last few months, I have been laser focused on Team Performance. Nothing impacts team performance more than having truthful conversation. In my coaching and consulting work it is something I do well. It … read more
The Gift of Delegation
I am inspired by what people can accomplish when given the chance. Our work group just completed a team building event that several of our members called “the best team building event ever.” As the … read more
Do You Validate?
In 2005, I had the privilege of hearing Lance Miller’s winning speech live in Toronto Canada at the Toastmasters International Speech Contest. Earlier this week I was feeling a bit discouraged about my ability to … read more
The Power of in the Moment Feedback
I ripped down another ferocious rebound during our daily game of twenty one in my high school gym class. I dribbled to the foul line to reset, and then I dribbled awkwardly to the basket. … read more