What I learned when I quit the rat race.

“A version of this post originally ran on the Lead Change Group site on 18th September 2017 and can be read at www.leadchangegroup.com.   “The future is called ‘perhaps,’ which is the only possible thing to call the future. And the important thing is not to allow that to scare you.” Tennessee Williams For thirty-three long […]

Are you stuck with a bad boss? Do you know why…..

“Lasting change is a series of compromises. And compromise is all right, as long your values don’t change.” – Jane Goodall (1934 – ), English Anthropologist As a coach, I often hear clients complaining about how things are not working for them and they get stressed. Many times in one’s career and in life we […]

Why do I need Coaching?

  ” Who, exactly, seeks out a coach?…. Winners who want even more out of life.” Chicago Tribune Last week I received an email from one of my clients. Here is what she said,” our coaching sessions have been very useful. It made me look at my work approach in a different way and gave […]

Fairness and Respect for Women Executives

“A version of this post originally ran on the Lead Change Group site on 4th August 2017 and can be read at www.leadchangegroup.com. Is there enough fairness and respect in the workplace for women executives? I asked this question to myself many times in the past several weeks. In the last couple of months, most […]

Being kind isn’t part of the job description

Many leaders share this belief. They confuse the meaning of toughness and operate with the belief that effective leaders require being tough as nails to inspire respect. Their intimidating behavior tends to suppress their team members from expressing themselves freely and this, the leader than assumes as a sign of respect by the teams. What amazes me […]