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SWIMLANES! DIVING INTO THIS GAME-CHANGING TOOL AND ITS DEBUT ON METRONOME GROWTH SYSTEMS PLATFORM 3hag business ceo coaching education growth humansystem leadership leading learning mgs success teambuilding teams Nov 09, 2018

This week I was with a client, solely working on their strategy and then operationalizing it.  For two full days, I worked with their leadership team on their External Map, to their SWIMLANES, and then back.  It was an intense two days that concluded with my client walking out...

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ARE YOU INVESTING ENOUGH IN TEAM LEARNING AND TEAM “PRACTICE”? HERE ARE 5 “DRILLS” TO UP YOUR TEAM EDUCATION GAME IN YOUR COMPANY TO GET A TEAM WIN. 3hag business ceo coaching education growth humansystem leadership leading learning mgs success teambuilding teams Oct 26, 2018

Last week, I attended, with my clients, the ScaleUp 2018 Summit in Denver Colorado and wow – what a great lineup of speakers! Each speaker provided a unique take on a shared theme and provided useful tools and stories to apply to our own businesses and lives. But personally, a...

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THE MISSING PIECE TO ACHIEVE TRUST WITHIN YOUR TEAMS. ANSWERING WHAT IT IS, WHY IT IS SO HARD TO GET, AND HOW TO GET IT! 3hag business ceo coaching growth leadership leading mgs success teams Oct 12, 2018

At the foundation of every high-performing team is Team Trust.  Not one-on-one trust (well, you need that too), but TEAM trust. This is where team members are comfortable and feel safe to say what they are thinking no matter what situation they are facing and regardless of who is...

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MEETINGS: ITS MORE THAN JUST THEIR RHYTHM, IT’S ABOUT WHAT YOU TALK ABOUT IN THEM! THE BRUTAL FACTS! 3hag business ceo coaching growth leadership leading mgs success teams Sep 20, 2018

Growing a company is much like becoming a champion sports team. You need a high performing team and a plan for the long term, the near term, and the now. The team follows a disciplined process to practice and play together to reach their goals. Winning teams have all these elements, plus...

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WHO HAS TIME FOR THE 10,000 HOUR RULE OF MASTERING ANYTHING? WHY YOU DON’T NEED 10K HOURS TO RIDE THE ROAD OF MASTERY. 3hag business ceo coaching growth leadership leading mgs success teams Aug 18, 2018

I loved learning about the 10,000 hour rule when Malcom Galdwell brought it forward in his book “Outliers”.  The 10,000 hour rule was derived from the work of Psychologist K Anders Ericsson, who studied the way people become experts in their fields. However, since its release,...

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HAVE YOU EVER “DOUBLE CLICKED” LIKE THIS BEFORE? 7 STEPS TO GET CLARITY ON YOUR 3HAG SUCCESS FOR YOUR AND YOUR TEAM 3hag business ceo coaching growth leadership leading mgs success teams Aug 03, 2018

I had the great pleasure to meet and hear Judith E. Glaser speak at the Scale Up Summit in May 2018 in New Orleans.  Her latest book “Conversational Intelligence” is one of the most powerful books you can read to create trust with anybody in your life but as well...

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THE “OBVIOUS” LEADERSHIP STYLE WILL DRIVE YOUR BUSINESSES TO SUCCESS 3hag business ceo coaching growth leadership leading mgs success teams Jul 27, 2018

When I was building my first company, looking for examples of how to build a culture of trust, there were not as many visible or discussed as there are today. (Jim Collins definitely put a large effort into this research). The “old business” approach to leadership of relying on...

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4 WAYS TO BE BETTER AT BEING WRONG AND WHY IT WILL LEAD YOU TO BEING RIGHT 3hag business ceo coaching growth leadership leading mgs success teams Jul 20, 2018

Recently, I rewatched Kathryn Schulz’s TED TALK that synopses her book, Being Wrong. It is one of my favourite business books. It is such a humbling reminder that we are all human and therefore we all make human error.

 

 

Kathryn states that the feeling of...

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IS IT “GOOD ENOUGH” FOR NOW? THE QUESTION YOU NEED TO ASK AFTER “GUTTING IT OUT” 3hag business ceo coaching growth habits leadership leading mgs success teams Jul 13, 2018

In my later years as a serial CEO, and currently today in my coaching practise, I have found myself saying “GOOD ENOUGH” a lot. Like EVERYDAY! This was not always the case. As a recovering perfectionist, those words used to keep me up at night. I never thought that one day, something...

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SO YOU’RE SETTING GOALS, BUT ARE YOU “GUTTING IT OUT” ENOUGH? THE 14 QUESTIONS YOU NEED TO ANSWER TODAY, TO REACH YOUR GOALS IN BUSINESS AND LIFE. 3hag business ceo coaching growth habits leadership leading mgs success teams Jul 06, 2018

We are taught at a young age that goal setting is very valuable for achieving our dreams and aspirations. We are also taught that writing down those goals increases our likelihood of achieving them. These things have not changed one bit, for anyone. But even after we write down those goals, why...

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MY FAVOURITE QUESTION AS A CEO AND HOW IT LED MY COMPANIES TO SUCCESS – I HOPE IT BECOMES YOURS TOO! 3hag business ceo coaching growth habits leadership leading mgs success teams May 11, 2018

When I was CEO of two high growth companies, I was asked questions constantly. It felt like the main responsibility of my role – being the question master. I got asked questions from practically everyone, every day, all day. One of my biggest mistake in my FIRST company was trying to answer...

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