Want to Coach Others? – First Develop the Right Mindset and Core Skills

Coaching is a word that is often used in the corporate world: executive coaching, on-the-job coaching, off-the-job coaching, leaders as coaches…. the list goes on. Despite all this fanfare, if you ask an average employee about his or her coaching experience — how often he has been coached or benefited from coaching — the answer … Continue reading Want to Coach Others? – First Develop the Right Mindset and Core Skills

Performance Appraisal: A Necessary Evil?

Over the last two decades of my career, I have gone through performance appraisal process several times. However, I never questioned it, at least not seriously enough!  A spontaneous question from my son the other day, “Mamma, when are you getting your report card?” got me seriously thinking about it. He was aware of my … Continue reading Performance Appraisal: A Necessary Evil?