Posts Tagged ‘Susie’

Boo Hoo

Monday, October 31st, 2011

As a kid, Halloween was one of my favorite holidays… until we moved to the country when I was seven and there were no doors within walking distance. Then Halloween was just my brother’s birthday. (Happy 56th today, Mike!). When our children were little, it was an annual treat to take them around our neighborhood […]

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Confrontation Station

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

One impressive thing I find in working with large organizations – those with HR departments – is a focus on conducting regular performance reviews with employees. Many of these include creating development plans to help direct reports improve in needed areas. Smaller companies? Not so much. It seems every time I ask a small business […]

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Small Step, Big Results

Friday, September 17th, 2010

Part of my coaching work with executives consists of conducting feedback interviews with 10-12 of their supervisors, peers and direct reports. This provides insight into the perceptions of those who know the person being coached in a working relationship. Typically, three or four underlying behaviors arise that clients seek to improve during our coaching sessions. […]

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