Sep 3, 2020
This month’s coaching conversation explores how leaders can foster psychological safety. Teams high in both safety and accountability enter a “Learning Zone” where high performance follows naturally.
In this month’s conversation, Tom and his client mentioned “The Checklist Manifesto” by Atul Gawande. His...
Aug 6, 2020
This month’s coaching conversation explores whether feedback should be given upwards in the first place. If so, are there ways to deliver upward feedback effectively?
In the commentary, Tom tells a story about the famous
Marshmallow Test being debunked. Here's the column he
Jul 9, 2020
This month’s coaching conversation follows a client exploring a surprising use for video, plus a game of imagination.
The Marshmallow Test is explained in “Self-Awareness
Core Concepts in this episode:
Video provides distance that can help break old patterns.
Some people are highly agitated...
Jun 4, 2020
This month’s coaching conversation wrestles with the obstacles that arise when you try listening to people who think out loud – often at great length!
This month’s coaching conversation is wide-ranging. It includes a leader’s story about being buoyed by her team. She and Tom also swap answers to a favorite...
May 7, 2020
This month’s coaching conversation is with a leader who wants to keep strong connections despite the quarantine. She and Tom explore the barriers that make connecting over video so difficult.
Four essentials to attend to on video:
From Tom to you:
These difficult times can...