11/9/17 – Perspectives on Managing Attention Deficit Disorder

Many of my coaching clients have focus and executive function issues that may or may not be treated. I recently wrote two articles for HealthGrade’s Healthguide that can help them determine whether or not they are getting the best possible treatments for Adult ADD and ADHD:

Huffington Post: How Leaders Can Promote Psychological Safety in the Workplace

Psychological safety is an important construct in the modern workplace. It involves the idea that workers should feel confident in taking calculated risks knowing that coworkers and managers will support them in the event of failure. In this article by Dr. David Brendel and Sara Davis, psychological safety and the corresponding positive emotional culture of organizations is explored along with how coaching can help facilitate the best results.Read More  »

3/24/17 -Huffington Post: Leadership Development: Overcoming Limiting Beliefs and Behaviors

In this article, Dr. Brendel describes “PITTA“, a 5-step process he developed to empower positive cognitive and behavioral changes in the workplace. PITTA is one of several models executive coaches can draw upon to help managers and executives improve their performance.  (Huffington Post: Leadership Development: Overcoming Limiting Beliefs and Behaviors)Read More  »

10/11/2016 – Huffington Post: Coaching Executives to Regulate Their Emotions: The Role of Mindfulness Strategies

For most executives, the ability to recognize and regulate their emotions is an important part of their success. This Huffington Post blog discusses the use of mindfulness techniques to help executives better understand, regulate and cope with their emotions. (Coaching Executives to Regulate Their Emotions: The Role of Mindfulness Strategies).Read More  »

09/30/2016 – Huffington Post: Stepping Into a Strategic Leadership Role: Lessons from Ancient Chinese Philosophy

Chinese philosophers have much to offer the modern executive. This Huffington Post blog post discusses one of the important concepts offered by Chinese sages: wu-wei — the idea of succeeding by learning to try not to try. In the article, I offer my experience with this seemingly paradoxical notion, and how it can help a leader on their way to success by relaxing into strategic roles.Read More  »