The Progress Coaching Blog

    Stuck in Mud? Here's How to Get Out

    It's that time of year where finding an excuse to get out of things becomes more and more appealing with each passing day. We lack motivation- it's darker outsider earlier, it's getting colder (for those of us that have the misfortune of living in the North), and the end of year is approaching. We have to take a minute to look in the mirror by asking ourselves the question, "If I want my employee to be motivated, I need to demonstrate that. Am I doing a good job at modeling by example?" If the answer is no, take the time to focus on your own actions and consider the implications they have for your employees. It's easy to spot the faults in others, but without careful examination, your own motivation may be falling by the wayside.

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    Topics: coaching, development, attitude

    Attitude-How Self-Care Pays Off

    We all make excuses. Some of the most frequent include:

    • You’re late for work.
    • You spilled your coffee.
    • Your kids were up late at home sick.
    • There’s construction causing a traffic jam.
    • You have a ton of work waiting on your desk.

    We're all guilty of letting these excuses stand in the way of getting things done. The question then arises as to how do we all react to these day to day challenges with a positive and upbeat mentality? We all have bad day, but we are supposed to be able to leave our problems at the door.

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    Topics: coaching, culture, attitude

    The Power of Generosity

    Topics: development, leadership, giving, generosity

    Feedback- How Important is it, really?

    Topics: feedback, coaching, attitude

    Our Company Silos Need to Come Down

    Topics: coaching, management, collaboration, silos

    Why Great Sales People Don't Always Make Great Sales Managers

    Topics: coaching, sales management

    We All Have Room to Improve

    Topics: coaching

    COaching is a Journey

    Topics: coaching, growth

    A Coach's Job is Never Done!

    Topics: coaching youth, coaching, sports

    SWOT-Based Coaching

    Topics: coaching, culture, SWOT, strengths

    5 Problems Managers Face When Coaching Attitudes (And How To Solve Them)

    Topics: coaching, culture, culture change

    Map Your Sales Success with "Sales Mapping"

    Topics: coaching, culture change, mapping

    What Would You Do? Coaching Contest

    Topics: coaching, culture change, contest

    How to Change Your Culture Using an LMS

    Topics: culture change, learning management, workplace culture

    Attitudes affecting your culture?

    Topics: coach, culture, attitude

    How to build a culture of trust at your workplace

    Topics: culture, communication, trust

    Three Core Requirements of a Positive Workplace

    Topics: coaching, team management, coaching for excellence

    Coaching Career Development with Your Whiteboard

    Topics: coaching, culture change, whiteboarding

    Five Questions You Should Ask a Person With a Bad Attitude

    Topics: coaching, management, team management

    Seven Major Things That Affect Your Culture

    Topics: coaching, management development, team building