Unchecked Preferences

This month’s Thoughts from the Field (September 2022) is written by Rick Packer, my colleague in Atlanta, GA.

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Finishing Well: Part 3 of 3

Finishing Well: Part 3 of 3

Leave the Gun, Take theCongratulations: What to DoWhen It’s Time to Go Guest Post by Dr. Steve Sanchez When I talk with leaders about their transition, I always ask, do you prefer the celebration to happen with you, on your last day, or without you, on the first day...

Finishing Well: Part 3 of 3

Finishing Well: Part 2 of 3

How to Identify the IdealTransitioning Leader Guest Post By Dr. Steve Sanchez When I talk with leaders about their transition, I always ask, do you prefer the celebration to happen with you, on your last day, or without you, on the first day after you've left?...

Finishing Well: Part 3 of 3

Finishing Well: Part 1 of 3

Transitioning Leaders Find Purpose As Coaches, Cheering Fans, or Cutmen Guest Post by Dr. Steve Sanchez When I talk with leaders about their transition, I always ask, do you prefer the celebration to happen with you, on your last day, or without you, on the first day...

CEO COURAGE: REMOVING THE TOXIC TEAM MEMBER

CEO COURAGE: REMOVING THE TOXIC TEAM MEMBER

Guest Post by Waldemar Kohl My good friend and Table Group colleague Waldemar Kohl just posted this excellent Thoughts from the Field (August, 2022) on CEO Courage. It’s excellent. Unfortunately, the dynamic of a toxic leader is not uncommon on executive teams –...

Choosing an Executive Team

Choosing an Executive Team

Building a cohesive leadership team is the most important responsibility a CEO takes on. This team will be setting the direction, tone, strategy, priorities and executing against plan. The organization will never be more focused or aligned that the exec team at the...

Broken Trust

Broken Trust

Guest Post by Bill Weingartner This month's Thoughts from the Field (June, 2022) is from my good friend and colleague, Bill Weingartner (Denver, CO). He discusses the challenges that cohesive teams face when they experience a break in their trust, and how they go...

Podcast Appearances

Podcast Guest: Three year Vision

Podcast Guest: Three year Vision

I enjoyed joining James Felton on the Leadership Forum once again to discuss the importance of developing a three year vision with your team. Take a listen! Listen Now: The Leadership Forum Podcast - Three Year Vision

Podcast Guest: Three year Vision

Podcast Guest: Faster, Better Decisions

I enjoyed joining James Felton on the Leadership Forum once again for a deep dive into how the best teams make Faster, Better Decisions.  Enjoy! Listen Now: The Leadership Forum Podcast - Faster, Better Decisions

Podcast Guest: Three year Vision

Podcast Guest: Leading Through Crisis

I was honored to be interviewed by James Felton on The Leadership Forum podcast on April 23, 2020. In this interview James and I discuss the necessary qualities and behaviors of leaders during difficult circumstances. This pulls on some big ideas explored more fully...

Podcast Guest: Three year Vision

Podcast Guest: Building Effective Teams and Healthy Organizations

What a thrill to be interviewed on ParkerGale's amazing Private Equity Funcast. I was interviewed fellow organizational health nerd, Paul Stancik. What I appreciate about Paul is his intellect, often displayed in unique turns of phrase ('Paulisms'), and his open-mind....

Tools & Videos

Organizational Health in Brief

Organizational Health in Brief

Leading a healthy organization isn't complex - it's simple, but requires mastery of four disciplines. Harder than it looks, but well worth the effort....

Podcast Guest: Three year Vision

I enjoyed joining James Felton on the Leadership Forum once again to discuss the importance of developing a three year vision with your team. Take a listen! Listen Now: The Leadership Forum Podcast - Three Year Vision

Podcast Guest: Faster, Better Decisions

I enjoyed joining James Felton on the Leadership Forum once again for a deep dive into how the best teams make Faster, Better Decisions.  Enjoy!

Podcast Guest: Leading Through Crisis

Keith is a featured guest on The Leadership Forum where James Felton interviews various executives and coaches for their insights on the best practices for leaders.

Podcast Guest: Building Effective Teams and Healthy Organizations

On this episode, Keith Hadley from the Table Group joins Paul Stansik to chat about how we build aligned C-suite teams and healthy portfolio companies.

Past Podcast APpearances

Podcast Guest: Three year Vision

I enjoyed joining James Felton on the Leadership Forum once again to discuss the importance of developing a three year vision with your team. Take a listen! Listen Now: The Leadership Forum Podcast - Three Year Vision

Podcast Guest: Faster, Better Decisions

I enjoyed joining James Felton on the Leadership Forum once again for a deep dive into how the best teams make Faster, Better Decisions.  Enjoy! Listen Now: The Leadership Forum Podcast - Faster, Better Decisions

Podcast Guest: Leading Through Crisis

I was honored to be interviewed by James Felton on The Leadership Forum podcast on April 23, 2020. In this interview James and I discuss the necessary qualities and behaviors of leaders during difficult circumstances. This pulls on some big ideas explored more fully...

Podcast Guest: Building Effective Teams and Healthy Organizations

What a thrill to be interviewed on ParkerGale's amazing Private Equity Funcast. I was interviewed fellow organizational health nerd, Paul Stancik. What I appreciate about Paul is his intellect, often displayed in unique turns of phrase ('Paulisms'), and his open-mind....