My # 1 Recommended Resources After 1 Year In Business

People ask me all the time how I made the transition from corporate to my own coaching and consulting business. It’s a long answer but here are some of the resources that have helped me the most. Stand Out by Dorie Clark. This book is helpful if you want to learn to use your expertise asContinue reading “My # 1 Recommended Resources After 1 Year In Business”

What Rockstar Scientists and Engineers Do Differently!

🌟The Hotwash Habit. A “hotwash” ( or after action review) is a reflection exercise that you do immediately after an activity. It comes from the military and is now used in the crisis management community. Rockstar scientists and engineers adopt it as a personal habit, and you should too. Here’s how it works: 🎯After aContinue reading “What Rockstar Scientists and Engineers Do Differently!”

Leadership Presentation Mistakes Scientists and Engineers Make

If you get the impression that managers get impatient with you when you present your work, you are not wrong. 🥱😕Technical people are notorious for giving bad presentations. Most of our experience is from conferences or in our graduate defenses. Those kinds of presentations are NOTHING LIKE how you should be presenting to an audienceContinue reading “Leadership Presentation Mistakes Scientists and Engineers Make”

Repeatable Creativity

How Innovators, Entrepreneurs, And Makers Cultivate Their Most Important Asset In this blog post for the Made for Knoxville Campaign sponsored by Knoxville Entrepreneur Center, I outline three areas to focus on if you or your team need to keep coming up with creative ideas to sustain your business. 🔷 Protect the creative environment🔷 Record andContinue reading “Repeatable Creativity”

The best way to get EXCLUDED from important meetings [VIDEO]

Questions for you: Do your peers seem to have more information than you about important topics? Do you hear about new management decisions late? Are you frustrated that you aren’t included in the inner circle at work? If you answered yes to any of these questions, watch this short video RIGHT NOW!  You’re probably exhibiting atContinue reading “The best way to get EXCLUDED from important meetings [VIDEO]”

How to stand out in a hybrid work environment[VIDEO]

The hybrid work model creates a significant challenge for everyone. While it is tough on all employees who are trying to manage their work schedules and personal schedules, there are new challenges for leaders.  In this video I talk about 2 leadership challenges and how to overcome them.  If you are an individual contributor, implementContinue reading “How to stand out in a hybrid work environment[VIDEO]”