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"Killer Service!" - Zealise Blog

"Killer Service!" - Zealise Blog | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
This past week I encountered two extremes of “killer service” worth sharing. The first instance was when a friend, who had asked me to give her a ride because her car was being repaired and would not be available when...
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Either side of the customer paradox, which side do your employees tackle on your behalf?  If it is the latter, you are losing customers. Understand your business, your employees and your customers.  The winning formula consists of all three components.

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Less Daily Stress: 10 Small Habits That Will Help You

Less Daily Stress: 10 Small Habits That Will Help You | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
“The time to relax is when you don’t have time for it.” Sydney J. Harris Keeping the stress away from your life isn’t just about the big things and decisions. It is also about the small things.
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10 habits that can help with EQ/EI in our lives.  This is from Henrik Edberg at positivtyblog.com.

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FreshBooks

FreshBooks | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
Hiring remote workers may seem like the Holy Grail for small business productivity at first glance. Your team can avoid the daily commute to work. You can reduce overhead costs such as office space and equipment.
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Thinking about remote teams, anticipate and be proactive if not you will find the pitfalls painful.

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The Corporation is at Odds with the Future

The Corporation is at Odds with the Future | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
A client recently asked me to comment crisply on the future. I came up with these observations.
See if you can spot my error.
The world is speeding up.

Via Jesse Jacoby & Emergent
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Absolutely agree with this premise.  The future of corporations will require them to be agile, transparent and value driven.  This will be a dramatic change.

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Are You Spoiled? How to Make a Fresh Start at Work

Are You Spoiled? How to Make a Fresh Start at Work | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
Only you can create a new way of working that will result in you being happier and less frustrated. You can't get there being spoiled and feeling entitled. Read more to learn the way forward.
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Food for thought.  Tough discussion but very relevant today.  Many feel entitled yet deny it.  Self-Awareness & honesty are the best policy here.

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ACTIONS Speak Louder Than Words

ACTIONS Speak Louder Than Words | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
Actions speak louder than words. You send a message with what you say AND what you do. If words aren’t supported with actions, they will ring hollow.
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Well said! I try to live up to this but it is difficult today.  But it is Worth the effort.

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There’s More to Friendship Than Friending

There’s More to Friendship Than Friending | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
Your definition of a friend may change during your lifetime, but its value won’t. This describes the qualities that lead to a deeper, lasting friendship.
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Ever thought about the definition of Friendship in todays social media world?  Great article explaining there is more to it then just friending.

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When You Are Grateful Do You Show It?

When You Are Grateful Do You Show It? | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
This past weekend was Memorial Day here in the US which is a time for our country to stop and say thank you to all of our military, past and present.  It’s a wonderful way of acknowledging the gift...
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I totally support this activity and believe all leaders should take advantage of it. You can try sending a free thank you card at http://www.sendoutcards.com/rmcintyre.

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Put yourself in uncomfortable situations | Penelope Trunk Blog

Put yourself in uncomfortable situations | Penelope Trunk Blog | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
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Would you be open to doing these tasks? You might be called on to do just that so how would you handle it?

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Looking To Improve Performance? Start With Self-Awareness

Looking To Improve Performance? Start With Self-Awareness | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
Being aware of what you need to do differently to improve your performance is the first step in taking action to make those improvements.
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Self-Awareness is the starting point for any improvements in your operations. It starts at the top.

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Seven Strategies for Simplifying Your Organization

Seven Strategies for Simplifying Your Organization | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
The Catch-22 of organizational complexity is that most managers don't have the time to fix it.
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Interesting point of view on simplification. I agree with the concepts but we have to respect the people in the process. May be a bit formulaic and rigid if not adapted correctly.

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Innovation Excellence | It’s Time to Engage with Employee Engagement

Innovation Excellence | It’s Time to Engage with Employee Engagement | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
What are the top drivers of employee engagement? Find out what works to get your employees fully involved in helping your organization win.
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Excellent message on engagement.  Again the message is right on but how many leaders will heed it?  Engagement must be part of our company DNA's, NOT a project!

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The 10 Secrets Of A Successful Social Media Blog | Jeffbullas's Blog

The 10 Secrets Of A Successful Social Media Blog | Jeffbullas's Blog | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
It was about a year ago and I noticed a rather quirky social media blog with a good selection of key words in its title  called the " Social Media Examiner".
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If you have a blog this might be helpful to your growth.

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Managing Client Expectations | Sparkbox

Managing Client Expectations | Sparkbox | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
Learn from our mistakes and our successes. Rob Harr shares insight into the art of managing client expectations.
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Works with customers, employees and senior management.  The key is frequent, transparent communications, period.  Well worth engaging in the process early.

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It's Your Fault, Customer: Microinteraction of the Month - 360 Connext

It's Your Fault, Customer: Microinteraction of the Month - 360 Connext | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
The worst microinteraction examples are the ones that blame the customer and showcase the silos. This one has both to earn the Microinteraction of the Month
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Great example of missed expectations with customer experience. How many time do you get before a customer leaves.  68% of customers leave because of percieved indifference.  Hummm...

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Stay Nimble, Be Quick: 3 Tips

Stay Nimble, Be Quick: 3 Tips | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
Is your business nimble enough to survive the next shift in the global online marketplace?
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Good advice for leaders facing a shifting eco-system.  3 tips is a starting point but the key is staying agile. Primarily for small business but good for all.

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How To Conduct A Simplicity Audit On Your Business

How To Conduct A Simplicity Audit On Your Business | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
Is your business overly complicated? Tackle the mess with a regular, documented simplicity audit.
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This is an excellent exercise for every company, small or large.  How can we make this part of the DNA of our firms.

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Ethics as Usual

Ethics as Usual | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
Ethics matter! Lack of ethical clarity is not only confusing, it also erodes trust, destroys moral leadership, and weakens the fabric of our society.
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Food for thought! With all the ethics statements in our corporations, why do we still stuggle with this topic?

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Lucilia Nunes's curator insight, May 30, 2013 8:07 AM

some easy remarks....

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The Four Stages of Leadership

The Four Stages of Leadership | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
» The Four Stages of Leadership | "…on the shoulder of giants."
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These 4 stages are well worth reviewing.  Have seen and experienced them all and they are real.  Ideal for sharing with your management team.

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The Power of Critical Thinking …

The Power of Critical Thinking … | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
Some powerful thoughts of late, spurred by many blog posts, discussions, and some reflection …   You do not know everything …  You may know many things to some degree and a few things quite we...
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Well said and worth thinking about. Engagement is a shared value, not an independent task!

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14 Easy Ways to Get Insanely Motivated

14 Easy Ways to Get Insanely Motivated | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
These simple strategies can keep you energized both on and off the job.
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Great advice on motivation.  May seem simplistic and it is but it is often difficult to do because of the decisions that must be made.

 

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Men & Women Leading Forward-3Q Leadership in 10 Steps » Just Coach It-The 3Q Edge

Men & Women Leading Forward-3Q Leadership in 10 Steps » Just Coach It-The 3Q Edge | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
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Excellent insight from Irene Becker regarding employee engagement.  Well worth the read.

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37 years to go? - Zealise Blog

37 years to go? - Zealise Blog | Executive Coaching Growth | Scoop.it
I was shocked this week by an email quoting research by British sociologist David Halperin that only 29% of British people believed that others can be trusted. Mind-boggling though that statistic is, even more amazing is the fact that this...
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Food for thought from Zealise Blog by Bay Jordan. It is a scary yet very relevant message that we must correct soon.

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Recognition Done Right: 9 Points of Light - TalentCulture - World of Work

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Some good examples of recognition done right for them.  Adapt don't try to duplicate, it's not fair to you or their company.  Cultures make a big difference.

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