Is that a Bus You’re Driving, or, People You’re Leading?
Have you ever heard, or used this phrase: “You have to get the right people on the bus?? Or, leadership somehow needs to. “Help the one who doesn’t fit off the bus…?“ Unfortunately, “bus” is the wrong metaphor. “Bus” somehow conveys a mechanistic image with each part in its place and when it no longer…Read More
MENTOR COACHING There are generally two reasons people turn to a mentor coach. The first involves coaches seeking certification, a new certification, or recertification with the International Coaching Federation. Please see the paragraphs below on the ICF requirements if that’s you. The second reason many seek out a mentor coach is to get better at…Read More
2023 Leadership Trek: Now Accepting Reservations
Headwaters Coaching’s Leadership Trek is a professionally guided canoeing and coaching adventure into the stunning wilderness of Ross Lake in North Cascades National Park. Limited to a group of eight adults, Leadership Trek is a truly unique opportunity to grow as a person and leader, while taking in the sights, sounds, and smells of one of…Read More
FREE OFFER…truly! STEP INTO LIFE: Where did this saying come from? After several years of declining health due to a congenital kidney disease, on my fortieth birthday my nephrologist told me it was time to start renal dialysis awaiting transplant. For seventeen months I made the hour long drive from a small town in…Read More
What Does “Executive Coach” Mean?
On a recurring basis, we’re asked, “What does, ‘Executive Coach’ mean?” For some coaches, it refers to the level others have to be at before they’ll be considered coaching clients. In this instance, “Executive” means an individual or team’s role in their organization. However, when we talk about “Executive Coaching,” we’re referring to the higher…Read More
What makes a good leader?
A podcast worth watching. Simon Sinek, author of “Find Your Why,” “Leaders Eat Last,” and a few more. Happy watching! As always, I’d love to hear your reaction. just use the comments section below. JohnRead More