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The Busy vs. Productive Debate

Busy v Productive May 10, 2024

Finding Balance in the Professional World By Monica Hoyer In the competitive landscape of executive leadership, being able to identify the difference between being “busy” and being “productive” is more critical than ever. For anyone striving to maximize their impact, understanding this difference can redefine success in both your career and your personal life. Many […]

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Empower Your Career

Planning April 5, 2024

With this blueprint for success By Monica Hoyer Congratulations, you’ve accumulated a wealth of experience and skills in your career and now it’s time to up-level those! As your opportunities grow, you’re prepared to unlock your potential and strategically plan your path toward more significant accomplishments. This guide will help you create a career advancement […]

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How Leaders and Managers can Become Better Coaches

March 16, 2024

By Ethan Fryer-Ressmeyer The best leaders don’t just tell their teams what to do, they coach them to achieve their full potential. In Ethan’s latest interview, he dives into the power of coaching with Authority Magazine: “Moving From Command & Control to Coaching & Collaboration: How Leaders and Managers Can Become Better Coaches.” In the article, he explores […]

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Mastering Soft Skills Beyond the Boardroom

Two women talking in conference room March 1, 2024

Another way to elevate your executive presence By Monica Hoyer In today’s fast-paced and ever-changing world, being successful is more than just doing your job well. It’s also about possessing specific skills that enable effective collaboration with others. These skills, known as soft skills, become more important as you move up in your career. It […]

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7 Tips for Effective Goal Setting

January 26, 2024

By Monica Hoyer Setting clear and actionable goals takes time and energy and is crucial to navigating a successful career.  When done well, the investment of time and energy becomes worthwhile, serving as a guiding compass leading you toward success. Goals can help you overcome challenges and fulfill your professional and personal aspirations. So let’s […]

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Discover Your Path to Successful Leadership

January 12, 2024

By Monica Hoyer In today’s dynamic landscape, you may find yourself at a point where leadership skills play a pivotal role in your career advancement. Understanding and adopting the right leadership style can make all the difference. In this blog post, we’ll dive into different leadership styles to empower you to become a more effective […]

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The Forest and the Trees

Dense Forest November 17, 2023

At face value, the idiom, “you can’t see the forest for the trees” is a clever reminder to zoom out and see the bigger picture. Digging a bit deeper highlights an even more important idea – that we can look at any situation from a variety of lenses. Everything is a matter of perspective, and […]

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“Sink or Swim” Onboarding: A Coach’s Lens on Individual Responsibility

October 30, 2023

In today’s business environment, most new hires experience a “sink or swim” onboarding approach. While many organizations have attempted to implement effective onboarding procedures, most are either hastily implemented or do not consistently yield favorable outcomes. As a coach working in the leadership and transition space, I frequently advise clients that, regardless of the organizational […]

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The Impact of COVID

Woman wearing mask on empty train August 17, 2023

It’s three and a half years after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic and things aren’t quite back to normal. For most of us, 2020 and 2021 now seem like a weird nightmare. A time where life came to a standstill I’ve come to think of the last 3.5 years as a collective shake up […]

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How do I face my fears?

Close up of Spider August 4, 2023

With curiosity. It’s quite simple, so bear with me – I’m going to start with a story. In 2015, I moved into a house with 3 roommates and I drew the short straw. I ended up in a room in a walk out basement in a Seattle neighborhood. The 1970s wood paneling seemed like the […]

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