Speak Up! Listen Up!

One of the most common dynamics we see in conversations in senior teams is leaders who find it challenging to speak up and leaders who seem unable to listen up.  At the start of every team coaching session we support team members to be aware of their speaking and listening. We encourage everyone to participate… Read more

Green Shoots

In his book The Second Mountain David Brooks references a story he read about a guy who bought a house with bamboo growing near his driveway.  He wanted to get rid of it.  So, he cut down the bamboo, chopped the roots, and, just to offer one final blow, poured plant poison over any roots that lingered. The hole that… Read more