The Powerful Practice of Gratitude: 
A Foundation for Resilience & Happiness

Gratitude, Alignment, Core, Foundation, Better Relationships, Social Ties, Career Success, Sustainable Gratitude, Daily Practice, Strengths, Strengths Based Leadership, StrengthsFinder, leadership coach

As we start a new year and as I spend some time with clients working on revisiting their foundation – their core – we ask, “what do you need to stay aligned with your core or your foundation?” A daily gratitude practice is a good place to start. “Opportunities, relationships, even money flowed my way […]

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Bring Out the Best: Maintain Excellence in Uncertain Times

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Over the last few weeks I have deviated from my usual blog content to encourage you to focus on yourself. I hope the holiday break allowed you to push pause and focus on what is most important to you. To take in what you are grateful for and to give some thought to what you […]

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Bring Out The Best. The Next Steps.

bring out the best, interdependence, 5 steps, Play, Grapple, Grow, Shine, encourage, imagination, brainstorm, recognition, Strengths, Strengths Based Leadership, StrengthsFinder, leadership coach

As human beings we are hardwired to be interdependent. The cornerstone of the Strengths Strategy model that I use in my coaching practice is Interdependence. This week, we’ll talk about three more ways that you, as a leader, can lift up and practice interdependence with your team. It can be fun to witness them in […]

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Wishing you the season’s gifts

Joy, Peace, Hope, simple blessings, beauty, thankful, gratitude, thank you, Strengths, Strengths Based Leadership, StrengthsFinder, leadership coach

I am skipping my final article of 2016 exploring how we bring out the best in people, our Strengths and Strengths Based Leadership. Instead, I will express what’s in my heart – real and amazing gratitude, for all of you. Thank you for choosing to spend a bit of your time with me each week. […]

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5 Steps To Bring Out The Best

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I’m curious, what has been working for you when applying your Strengths knowledge with your teams? I continue to meet leaders who, through their employers, have taken the Strengths assessment but are not supported in applying their newly realized Strengths. So, they are left struggling, sensing there is untapped possibility but not sure how to […]

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