Sometimes when someone hears about what I do, they get an idea of someone they know that I can help. Often those ideas are about people who they are close to – a spouse, sibling, child or best friend – who could really benefit… Continue Reading “You can have the conversation yourself!”
Knowing that I teach and talk about Difficult Conversations she asked, “So how do I get him to listen?”
Think of a sailboat at sea. The sailor has no control over the winds, the tide, the weather or other boats. But, the sailor has full control over the sails and the rudder. The sailor steers the boat according to her instincts and her judgment.
Are you controlling the rudder and the sails in your own life, or are you letting the storms carry you in all directions?
Does it sometimes feel like your employees are lying down on the job? There are so many things that they could be doing to help your business! And, nothing you say or do seems to make a difference? It’s so frustrating, isn’t it?!! During… Continue Reading “How to Close the Performance gap”
Are you giving your children the room and permission to communicate their true thoughts and feelings? Have you asked them for feedback?
Are you non-judgmental in hearing what they have to say?
Are you open to hearing that perhaps they wish to sell the business or take it in a new direction?
The business is like a baby to many founders so these messages can be hard to hear.