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How’s Your Communication Directometer™? “Ideal” for Successful Impact? 2 Keys

Take a lesson from Goldilocks.  You do not want your Communication Directometer™ to show too direct (her porridge “too hot”), getting burned (losing business); or too indirect (“too cold”), also risking losing business. How do you discover what is the cultural “just right” level on the...

Successful Future Brain Tricks

Welcome leaders and coaches. Today we are exploring two brain tricks into a successful future: what does that look like and how do we get there without setting off the brain's "danger" alarms? Marilyn O'Hearne here with weekly wisdom. Brain Trick One into a Successful Future: Look into the future...

How to Delegate Your Way to Freedom: Torch Passing

Do you find yourself on either struggling with the fear of letting go of control, wondering whether to delegate due to fear of it not being done "right"; or squirming under the microscope of micromanagement, feeling not trusted and stifled, unable to move forward with development opportunities?...

How to Powerfully Tap into Rituals Results

Imagine you have just spent eight hours at work and are arriving, tired and stressed, for an additional four hour class or meeting or work at home. How can you tap into #rituals to re-energize, for powerful #results? I served as an adjunct professor for two universities for a combined eight years,...

Leverage Legacy while Innovating: Do Not Lose Out!

"That's not the way we do things around here!" We have all heard that (or maybe you have said that!) sitting around the table, whether it is a new boardroom or team table, community table, or dining room table. Groans, whether audible or inner, follow. How do we leverage legacy while innovating?...
Successful Future Brain Tricks

Successful Future Brain Tricks

Welcome leaders and coaches. Today we are exploring two brain tricks into a successful future: what does that look like and how do we get there without setting off the brain's "danger" alarms? Marilyn O'Hearne here with weekly wisdom. Brain Trick One into a Successful...

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How to Delegate Your Way to Freedom: Torch Passing

How to Delegate Your Way to Freedom: Torch Passing

Do you find yourself on either struggling with the fear of letting go of control, wondering whether to delegate due to fear of it not being done "right"; or squirming under the microscope of micromanagement, feeling not trusted and stifled, unable to move forward with...

read more
How to Powerfully Tap into Rituals Results

How to Powerfully Tap into Rituals Results

Imagine you have just spent eight hours at work and are arriving, tired and stressed, for an additional four hour class or meeting or work at home. How can you tap into #rituals to re-energize, for powerful #results? I served as an adjunct professor for two...

read more
Leverage Legacy while Innovating: Do Not Lose Out!

Leverage Legacy while Innovating: Do Not Lose Out!

"That's not the way we do things around here!" We have all heard that (or maybe you have said that!) sitting around the table, whether it is a new boardroom or team table, community table, or dining room table. Groans, whether audible or inner, follow. How do we...

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From Flooded to Focus: Enjoy the Rewards!

From Flooded to Focus: Enjoy the Rewards!

Focus, in these times? We live in a Volatile, Uncertain, Culturally Complex & Ambiguous world, which includes actual floods as well as our brains flooding. The effects on us? self doubt, eroded confidence and difficulties with focus. We are bombarded with 11...

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“Hati Hati” or “Care Care”: It’s a Jungle!

“Hati Hati” or “Care Care”: It’s a Jungle!

Balinese street signs conveying caution or danger say "Hati Hati", translated "care care". What a loving sentiment-to "care" rather than recoil from danger. My dad always said, "Have fun with care," which I have echoed to my children. And we have! With the...

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How to Motivate & Engage Yourself & Others

How to Motivate & Engage Yourself & Others

How to motivate and engage yourself and others in 3 steps comes up frequently as I coach leaders and their teams. We look at motivational Monday with some inspiring quotes and images and it goes beyond that, right? This blog came out of my reflection on coaching...

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How to Move Past Perfectionism Paralysis to Reap Rewards

How to Move Past Perfectionism Paralysis to Reap Rewards

Perfectionism: Is That Too Much to Expect? While we might smile at this perfectionism subtitle because we know it is impossible to achieve, many find ourselves at least at times expecting perfection of themselves and those around them, especially executives and...

read more
Successful Future Brain Tricks

Successful Future Brain Tricks

Welcome leaders and coaches. Today we are exploring two brain tricks into a successful future: what does that look like and how do we get there without setting off the brain's "danger" alarms? Marilyn O'Hearne here with weekly wisdom. Brain Trick One into a Successful...

read more
How to Delegate Your Way to Freedom: Torch Passing

How to Delegate Your Way to Freedom: Torch Passing

Do you find yourself on either struggling with the fear of letting go of control, wondering whether to delegate due to fear of it not being done "right"; or squirming under the microscope of micromanagement, feeling not trusted and stifled, unable to move forward with...

read more
How to Powerfully Tap into Rituals Results

How to Powerfully Tap into Rituals Results

Imagine you have just spent eight hours at work and are arriving, tired and stressed, for an additional four hour class or meeting or work at home. How can you tap into #rituals to re-energize, for powerful #results? I served as an adjunct professor for two...

read more
Leverage Legacy while Innovating: Do Not Lose Out!

Leverage Legacy while Innovating: Do Not Lose Out!

"That's not the way we do things around here!" We have all heard that (or maybe you have said that!) sitting around the table, whether it is a new boardroom or team table, community table, or dining room table. Groans, whether audible or inner, follow. How do we...

read more
From Flooded to Focus: Enjoy the Rewards!

From Flooded to Focus: Enjoy the Rewards!

Focus, in these times? We live in a Volatile, Uncertain, Culturally Complex & Ambiguous world, which includes actual floods as well as our brains flooding. The effects on us? self doubt, eroded confidence and difficulties with focus. We are bombarded with 11...

read more
“Hati Hati” or “Care Care”: It’s a Jungle!

“Hati Hati” or “Care Care”: It’s a Jungle!

Balinese street signs conveying caution or danger say "Hati Hati", translated "care care". What a loving sentiment-to "care" rather than recoil from danger. My dad always said, "Have fun with care," which I have echoed to my children. And we have! With the...

read more
How to Motivate & Engage Yourself & Others

How to Motivate & Engage Yourself & Others

How to motivate and engage yourself and others in 3 steps comes up frequently as I coach leaders and their teams. We look at motivational Monday with some inspiring quotes and images and it goes beyond that, right? This blog came out of my reflection on coaching...

read more
How to Move Past Perfectionism Paralysis to Reap Rewards

How to Move Past Perfectionism Paralysis to Reap Rewards

Perfectionism: Is That Too Much to Expect? While we might smile at this perfectionism subtitle because we know it is impossible to achieve, many find ourselves at least at times expecting perfection of themselves and those around them, especially executives and...

read more