The Will to Overcome Everything

Meet my new hero, Mr. Tellman Knudson.  Despite the rustic appearance and unusual name, he’s not an Alaskan dogsled racer.  Tellman is actually a very savvy business owner and, some believe, a new age marketing genius.  He’s also a noble inspiration that can teach us all something valuable about ourselves, our lives and our challenges.  … Continue Reading »

The True Essence of Coaching: Brett Favre or Aaron Rodgers?

While I think I understand both the intent and the value of hiring an “executive coach” to assist a CEO or other senior officer in becoming more effective in his/her role as leader, I believe that we are abusing the metaphor of coaching through such use.  We are, in effect, watering it down.  Stripping it … Continue Reading »