Taller or Smaller?

Taller or Smaller?

Coaching an executive recently, he told me that his CEO had a way of making people feel smaller instead of taller. That really hit me. It was as if my client was now coaching ME. So I started asking this question: When I come into the presence of...

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Let’s CHAT!

Let’s CHAT!

Happy New Year Ridgers! It is still new, after all. This post is an invitation to all of you to sit on the virtual front porch with us a bit, and share what you are up to this year! Use the comments section below to share your goings on! What is...

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Being a Ridger

Being a Ridger

People simply don’t understand. They look at me with a hint of concern when I try to share with them the “magic” that is BRI. Yes, it is still a tad hokie. It is also imperfect. It is a long week, and it is tiring. But it is pure magic. To be...

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Leaders Control the Switch

Leaders Control the Switch

We are always in unprecedented times, are we not? Every political election seems to out-crazy the one before it. And the crazy tone of humanity ramps up accordingly. Civility seems to be vanishing. That’s where leadership comes in —...

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What’s Stopping You?

What’s Stopping You?

This was kindly re-posted from Patrick Jinks’ blog site. What are 3 goals you have set for yourself that you honestly should have achieved by now, but haven’t? Are they really important goals? Does it really matter to you whether you...

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Goals Are Not Actions!

Goals Are Not Actions!

This was kindly re-posted from Patrick Jink’s Blog. Recently, while coaching an executive toward getting important things done, I asked him to make a list of all the things he should have done by now, but hasn’t. When he finished his list...

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