Tips and Tools


 Favorite Resources


Communication Skills Assessment (blog)

Listening Skills: It’s Not About the Nail (video)

Awareness Test (video)

Emails in Real Life (video)

52 Communication Tips Second Edition: Weekly lessons for improving your relationships (my book)

Why Office Friendships Can Feel So Awkward (New York Times article)


Start with Why – Simon Senek – Web site

Leadercast Leadership Development

Servant Leadership Institute

Human Resources

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

How to Hire and Onboard to Engage Star Employees (Gallup blog)

Recommended Books

MailboxesAsk Powerful Questions by Will Wise (creating conversations that matter)

The Coaching Habit by Michael Bungay Stanier (how to coach others)

Emotional Intelligence 2.0 by Travis Bradberry & Jean Greaves

Conversations Worth Having by Jackie Stavros and Cheri Torres

Wake Up Calls by Eric Allenbaugh (performance coaching tools)

True North by Bill George (Authentic Leadership)

Dare to Lead by Brené Brown

The Leadership Gap by Lolly Daskal

The Art of Servant Leadership by Art Barter

This Essentialism by Greg McKeown (great chapter on saying “no”)

GO Put Your Strengths to Work by Marcus Buckingham

What Color is my Parachute? by Richard N. Bolles (job hunting and career changing)

Personal Coaching

Contact me for personal coaching for your business, and your own career development