Tag Archives: Personal responsibility

Are You Setting Yourself Up For Disappointment?

Thursday, June 5, 2014 I usually do a pretty good job of communicating my expectations to others, and I emphasize the word usually. Sometimes I fall short and when I do, I set myself up for disappointment. If I’m expecting someone to do something, be … More …

Career Development Is Not “Something Else To Do”

Thursday, April 25, 2013 One of the most frequently asked questions I get from senior leaders is about how to embed career development in their company culture – the exact question is usually, “how do we get our managers to focus and spend time on … More …

Put Your Own Oxygen Mask On First….

Thursday, November 8, 2012 You know the drill: you’re on a plane taxiing to the runway and the flight attendants are demonstrating how to put on your oxygen mask, in the unlikely event of a loss of cabin pressure.  The next line is (say it … More …

Mental Health Days

Thursday, August 9, 2012 Last week I declared Thursday a mental health day for one of my clients.  She and I had a coaching session on Wednesday and, as we started our call, she could barely get two words out of her mouth before she … More …

Personal Responsibility

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 Today I want to pick up where we left off in the last video when we were talking about mindset.  Today’s video topic is about personal responsibility because in order for you to shift your mindset and shift anything about your … More …