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Drawing upon their decades of leadership experience – and the hundreds of conversations they have each week with leaders across the country – our team of coaches deliver insights, strategies, and tips to help you improve how you lead and live.

What are Leadership Competencies?

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There are many education and experience requirements for leadership positions. However, leadership competencies don’t fall into the category of qualifications you possess to get hired for a position. Instead, leadership competencies are a combination of knowledge and abilities that make you an effective leader in a given position or organization. When you consider the varied… Read More

Gaining Trust as a Leader [Video]

Are you a trustworthy leader? Trust is the foundation of every healthy relationship. And before you, as a leader, can be trusted, you must be able to answer four key questions. Building Champions Coach Dan Foster unpacks each question in the newest Virtual Coaching Tip!

Boss vs. Leader: Which One Are You?

boss vs leader

Leadership is when an organization’s business processes are aligned with its vision and mission. True leaders inspire others to be their best while providing clarity, purpose and guiding people to realize their set objectives. Unfortunately, not everyone in a leadership position is a good leader. A recent study by Robert Half reveals that about 49%… Read More

3 Ways to Calculate Vision

As humans, we spend a lot of time looking forward, to both determine our direction so we know what’s to come and build excitement for future experiences. And as leaders, it’s one of the most important things we bring to our team. After all, leadership without vision is just management.

Giving Better Feedback [Video]

The topic of feedback comes up a lot in coaching sessions. Giving feedback is an important part of any leader’s job—according to research, 98% of employees will fail to be engaged without adequate feedback! In this Virtual Coaching Tip, Executive Coach Todd Mosetter shares the one grave mistake managers—new and experienced—make when they attempt to… Read More

When Things Don’t Go as Planned

If setting hard and fast goals for your life is a bit overwhelming, I just want to say, “I get it.” Life can throw major curveballs and your trajectory can change dramatically—sometimes it’s exciting, sometimes it’s heartbreaking—and sometimes it’s both.