Filling the Leadership Hole

Have you spent time learning the nuts and bolts of leadership but skipped the part about your leadership presence, your leadership chemistry, and your chemistry with the people around you?

Leadership presence and chemistry are often forgotten to what Beth calls the Leadership Hole, and yet they’re what actually help you move forward – or create roadblocks and barriers to your success.

Check out this Bit of Beth to hear how one of her executive coaching clients continues to experience gigantic shifts and more ease in his work as he fills in the Leadership Hole.

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A Deeper Look at the Flawed First Fact

Listen in to hear about a leadership coaching client who was struggling with a pile of extra responsibilities at work – and how we eliminated all of them with a single simple question. A roadblock, barrier, or failure can be the perfect opportunity to dial it back and see if you’ve been headed in the wrong direction from the start.

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Are You Meeting This Year’s Challenges with Last Year’s Tools?

We are well into the new year, but are you approaching challenges and obstacles in the same old way? If your team or organization has new goals for this year, you might need new tools and methods to get where you want to go. Check out this Bit of Beth from our video archive to learn what I did when I found myself using an old bridge to cross a new moat.

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Leadership Coaching: How It Works and What to Expect – with BONUS Activity

You don’t have to be an executive, supervisor, or manager to be a leader. In fact, Beth believes that *everyone* is a leader, that every one of us is leading all the time with each decision we make and interaction we have. Beth’s coaching practice focuses on self-leadership -- an increase in self-awareness that improves your life at work and at home.

Watch this video to learn more about how a coach can help with your personal or professional growth, and give the BONUS activity a try for a fresh perspective on your interactions with others.

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BEST OF 2018: Blocked Perspective

Listen in and learn how I found out that one member of my team wasn’t comfortable giving me direct feedback! If we hadn’t uncovered that and then worked to resolve it, it could have held us back. Check it out…

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BEST OF 2018: Why You Aren't That Awesome at Strategic Thinking

Do you wonder why you aren’t awesome at strategic thinking? It’s pretty simple: The best strategic thinking happens when a group comes together who can negotiate, speak their truth, not take things personally, and leave a meeting speaking with one voice. These four factors shape the space for powerful strategic thinking. Watch this video to discover what my client learned about how to practice these skills.

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It’s Not About How It Feels - Part 2 of 3 - Facilitating Change

This second part of the Facilitating Change series is about not measuring the progress of change based on how it feels. Why not? Because on some days, change feels like a breath of fresh air, and some days it feels as disorienting as being caught in a giant, crashing wave.

So how do you measure progress in meaningful ways? Listen in to find out.

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Speaking Your Truth - Part 1 of 4 - Defining Leadership

In the spirit of ending summer and welcoming fall, Beth breaks down for us her definition of leadership. This 4-part Bit of Beth series delves into the practices, behaviors, and attitudes that bring “Speaking your truth with empathy and compassion, self-awareness, and a focus on the greater good” to life. You can apply the teachings in your personal life, work, or community for self-leadership or the leadership of others. Listen in for Part 1, Speaking Your Truth...

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Who Is Distracting You?

Light bulb moment! A client – who was constantly complaining that she didn’t get certain tasks done because her supervisor was continually distracting her – had an empowering realization. Listen in to hear more…

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Leveling Up

Beth is preparing for an introductory call with one of the most recognizable companies in the world. In this Bit of Beth, she shares how she gets herself ready to show up!

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The 4 Stages of Group Change

Have you heard yourself saying, “This will never work” or “I told you so”? Well, chances are you are in one of the four Stages of Group Change. In this Bit of Beth, I walk you through the 4 stages so you can recognize where you are and know it doesn’t have to be permanent. In fact, you can actually choose to move forward.

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Do You Hear Crickets?

You know the sound – the sound of silence when you ask your team for suggestions, feedback, ideas, or to share their perspective. Why does it happen? Well, I have some thoughts on the topic. Listen in as I share them here…

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