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Thinking Outloud

Thoughts on succession, leadership coaching, building synergistic teams and change management systems for family businesses and organizations.

How Well is Your Team Working Together? Take our Relevant EQ Team Synergy survey and find out!

How Well is Your Team Working Together? Take our Relevant EQ Team Synergy survey and find out!

Emotional Intelligence (EQ) is the foundation of social and relational skills. It's the ability to accurately perceive and effectively manage your own emotions, and functionally interact with others' emotions in complicated situations. Relevant EQ is the ability to integrate these behaviors into the work environment. The development of these skills in the workplace begins with building trust on how individuals work together on projects and tasks, and then on a deeper level, how they use empathy…

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Understanding the Languages of the Tiger and the Swan

Understanding the Languages of the Tiger and the Swan

Many business leaders find themselves asking, "Why can't it be easier? Why is it so hard for us to make decisions together and get some of the simplest things done?"

Whether your company is a professional firm, family-owned business or manufacturer, people with different communication styles can get tied into knots working together. That in turn challenges productivity and everyone's desire for a harmonious environment.

I have discovered metaphors are an easy way to demonstrate why people are…

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Casting for Business Success - Building your Dream Team

Casting for Business Success - Building your Dream Team

If you have qualified job candidates with equal experience who interviewed well, how do you know who to choose? Which candidate will be the best fit? Which candidates will most likely enhance, empower or could disrupt your current team?

The culture is critical anytime there is a personnel change, whether hiring, promoting or planning for succession.

Many business leaders are turning to PDP Personality Styles surveys to understand how people naturally perform and to make sure there is a good…

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