Dial it down. Dial ‘em up…

Today, during a “fun” practice with a team of high performers, the CEO spoke ccd to his team regarding the heat in the room. He asked them to turn down the volume and intensity when surfacing conflict with one another. Good but incomplete coaching. You see, humans don’t deal well when given feedback that’s been … Continue reading Dial it down. Dial ‘em up…

Day 19: Drudge. Driven. Drawn.

Dragged!  That’s what I first felt…dragged into this drudgery.   I’m involved in a business which hit black ice in the fall of last year and began that seemingly helpless spin.  I felt that dreaded sense of control being lost and was instantly frightened.  And furious.  Fear and fury.  I don’t do well with either.  Who does?? “How are … Continue reading Day 19: Drudge. Driven. Drawn.