Tag Archives: Business

5 Way Formula, Communication, Delegation, Effective Delegation, Goal Setting, Leadership, Mental Strength, Mindset

Effective Delegation – Step 1 I’ve been rereading “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” by Stephen R. Covey.  In 7 Habits, an important… Read more

Business Fundamentals, Communication, Leadership, Success

I was recently reading a great article in Success Magazine by Shelley Levitt about difficult, delicate and distasteful conversations.  Several of the points in… Read more

Communication, Effective Delegation, Goal Setting, Planning, Success

“Planning without Action is futile, Action without planning is fatal” Unknown One of the most profound concepts I have embraced since joining the ActionCOACH… Read more

Accountability, Being an Owner, Business Coaching, Business Fundamentals, Mission, Sales, Success, Vision

Here are some more BFO’s from February’s 2015 North American Business Excellence Forum (#BEF2015) and Awards.  On the second day of the conference, we… Read more

Blinding Flashes of the Obvisous (BFOs), Business Coaching, Culture, Delegation, Goal Setting, Leadership, Management, Success, Test & Measure

Last month I attended the 2015 North American Business Excellence Forum (#BEF2015) and Awards.  I am proud that my client, the Winthrop University Hospital… Read more

Business Fundamentals, Communication, Culture, Customer Service

I just returned from a family vacation to the Caribbean.  My entire family had a great time, lots of fun, beach, pool, golf and… Read more

Communication, Consistency, Delegation, Effective Delegation, Leadership, Management, Mindset, Success

As part of my on-going series about the art and science of effective delegation, and in response to questions I have been asked, I… Read more

Being an Owner, Goal Setting, Management, Managing Risk, Mindset, Planning, Success

As the end of 2014 approaches a little introspection is in order. As a business owner, some of your fundamental roles include: coaching planning… Read more

Accountability, Business Coaching, Marketing, Mindset

My local business weekly newspaper published the results of a July 2014 Wells Fargo/Gallup survey of 603 small business owners.  The survey asked the… Read more

Being an Owner, Consistency, Culture, Effective Delegation, Leadership, Mission, Success, Vision

During a coaching session the other day, one of my clients asked me a very interesting question.  To paraphrase his question –> given his… Read more