Have You Checked Your Compass Lately?

In honor of Compass Consulting’s 5-year anniversary and launch of our new website, we’ve compiled facts about Compass Consulting, celebrating five years of helping global business leaders thrive, and quick facts about the Compass, first used more than 2,000 years ago. Setting Direction in Global Leadership Development You’ll soon see why, five years ago, I…

Six Questions Every Leader Must Ask to Grow

This month’s contribution comes from member coach John Lazar. He shares the article “Six Questions Every Leader Must Ask to Grow” by Patricia Sellers. From the article: • What is our higher ideal, our raison d’être? • Are we living up to our founding ideal? • Is how we work–our culture–coherent with our ideal? •…

The Supervisor’s Job is Performance Support

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This month we begin the Articles You Can Use series, sharing business ideas from our member coaches. Our first contributor to this series is John Lazar from Chicago, IL. “As an effective supervisor, you must be able to deal with the performance environment and performance issues as they arise. You set the context, direction and…

On Resilience by Peter Prichard

This month’s blog post comes from Consortium member Peter Prichard. See Peter’s website by clicking here. We at Compass Consulting have found that the need to demonstrate resilience is becoming a significantly more important quality of the individuals that we coach. Resilience, according to Al Siebert, PhD, an expert on this subject and author of…

Parable of the Trapeze

This month’s blog post on transforming fear in times of uncertainty comes to us from Consortium Coach Linda Wingate. Her post kicks off a three-month series on leadership. You can learn more about Linda at her website, www.wingateconsulting.com The Parable of the TrapezeTurning the Fear of Transformation into the Transformation of Fear by Danaan Parry…