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4 Reasons Mr. Nice Guy Is Sabotaging You at Work

By | October 6th, 2017|Categories: Recent Articles|

Maybe you were passed over for partnership. Maybe you lost that promotion you thought you had in the bag. Or maybe you simply feel so stretched that you have no time for yourself. The truth is being too nice can wreak havoc on your career aspirations. Even many top executives struggle with confrontation and simply saying [...]

Leadership at Royal Caribbean Cruises: Charting Courageous Courses of Conservation and Challenge

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Recent Articles|

“I am comfortable that this company for which I’ve worked for such a long time believes in doing the right thing. I wouldn’t want to be here if I felt there was a conflict between my values and the company’s core values,” declares Adam Goldstein, President and COO of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

For Millenials, One Key to Happiness

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Recent Articles|

Today, one in five Millennials reports depression, compared to 16 percent of Generation X and Baby Boomers. If you are a Millennial, life is certainly too precious for such a somber statistic—one that demands a solution. But what can you do if you are having this experience? Go to therapy? Create more earning potential and take [...]

Five Conflict Management Strategies

By | June 30th, 2017|Categories: Recent Articles|

Kenneth Kaye once said, “Conflict is neither good nor bad. Properly managed, it is absolutely vital.” Highly effective leaders identify, understand and develop swift and smart resolutions to workplace conflicts, most of which demand some level of confrontation. Yet I’ve found many coaching clients dread confrontation, shifting the focus toward diversionary topics or simply turning a [...]

Leading on the Cutting Edge: The Five Key Culture Traits That Drive Innovation

By | April 14th, 2017|Categories: Recent Articles|

Innovation has been the king of business buzzwords since before the VCR and home computer hit the mainstream, and its relevance grows by the day—as low-hanging competitive fruit like headcount reductions become increasingly long in the tooth.

Your Key to Growth: Tell the Young Workforce to “Turn it Up!”

By | April 14th, 2017|Categories: Recent Articles|

Growing up, I—probably like you—caught flack for my music tastes from my parents. Being an avid music fan and the former president of the Duran Duran fan club on the Island of Oahu, I remember my folks’ “Turn that down!” objections well.