Become a Great Leader: Step One, Avoid Terrible Bossing

Becoming a great leader takes work. The good news is the effort is worth it and it will help you avoid being the reason your team members are desperately praying they win the lottery. While we would all love to be rich, there is a special sadness when the reason your folks are hoping they win is, their leader is terrible at bossing. The good news is there are 5 simple actions you can take to avoid this label. Show Em Some Love This may sound silly but as a leader your number one job is to … [Read more...]

Three Keys to Mindful Leadership Coaching

There are more than three keys to mindful leadership coaching, and it would be easy to write a book about all the factors that make someone a good mindful leadership coach. But, exploring three main keys will simplify things and allow for further research. What is Mindful Leadership? Mindful leadership is about getting those you lead to work with their present-moment connections. People spend so much time surrounded by distractions – phones, computers, and all forms of modern life. … [Read more...]

What is The Leadership Program?

What is The Leadership Program? It started with kids and has grown to include adults and businesses. Its coaching model is innovative in both content and approach. This is The Leadership Program This program works with the most educationally and environmentally challenged schools in the New York City area. They have created and developed curricula and strategies which engage, motivate, and inspire. They work with children on self-expression and self-confidence. They also emphasize … [Read more...]

Transformational Coaching, Leadership Training, and the King of Coaching

Transformational coaching, leadership training, and success go hand in hand. If you can combine these two life-changing types of coaching in your practice, you have clients beating down your door and handing over their hard-earned money for your coaching services. What is Transformational Coaching? Transformational coaching is a form of life coaching that works on more than just how clients act and behave. It goes deeper – working on the way clients actually view themselves. It works on … [Read more...]

The Book: Transformational Leadership Coaching – Umidi

Transformational leadership coaching umidi – this clunky phrase points us to an incredible book written by Joseph Umidi. The book is Transformational Coaching. Who is Joseph Umidi? Dr. Joseph Umidi is the founder and president of Lifeforming Leadership Coaching, Inc., a global coach training ministry is 28 countries. He has served a Professor of Ministry at Regent University for the past 30 years. He is also an entrepreneur, consultant, organizational leader, and of course, an … [Read more...]

What is Unique Potential Consulting and Leadership Coaching?

Unique Potential Consulting and Leadership Coaching is a coaching and consulting business in Massachusetts which provides these services to school district leaders. It is owned and operated by Katie Gray. Who is Katie Gray? Katie has nearly 30 years in public administration as a counselor and administrator. Before starting Unique Potential Consulting and Leadership Coaching, she was a project coordinator for public schools, a director of student services, and a school counselor. She also … [Read more...]

Training Leadership Skills for Better Coaches and Entrepreneurs

Do you have training leadership skills? Sounds like the phrase is backwards or missed up a bit – perhaps it should be “leadership skills training.” Plenty of coaches offer leadership skills training and you can find pages of information when you do an online search for this. But, this is a bit different. Coaching the Coaches Coaching is a great gig, and one-one-one coaching usually forms the basis of a thriving practice. However, many coaches expand their businesses beyond the original … [Read more...]

Mark Driscoll Leadership Coaching: Videos for Leaders

Mark Driscoll Leadership Coaching is a free online subscription service which contains videos of Pastor Mark Driscoll discussing ideas about leadership. You can find the website at markdriscoll.org. It’s easy to sign up – they do ask for a small amount of personal information, but no credit card needed! Who is Mark Driscoll? Mark Driscoll is the former lead pastor of the Mars Hill Church, but fell from grace after allegations surfaced of misuse of church monies, intimidation of church … [Read more...]

Coaching for Leadership – A Question of Nurture Over Nature?

Is coaching for leadership possible? There is a saying that leaders are made not born, but you’ll also hear the phrase, “natural-born leader.” So, what is it – nature or nurture? Can you coach for leadership, or does someone have to have the right genes to become a leader? Coaching for Leadership – the Book You can buy a book titled: Coaching for Leadership: How the World’s Greatest Coaches Help Leaders Learn, by Robert Witherspoon. The book is a collection of writings on executive … [Read more...]

Leadership Team Development and Identifying the Right Key Accountabilities

Coaching leadership team development is one of the best ways to attract high level clients to your business coaching practice. There are a few key components of effective and successful leadership and team development coaching that will help you find the outcomes your clients are seeking. Why Key Accountabilities Matter To Team Development Key accountabilities are: A reason a job exists A result that is critical to an individual performing a job well. A result that someone … [Read more...]