Helanie Scott

October 10, 2011

Find your Voice and Coach your team to use theirs

Extraordinary leadership is about creating a climate where the truth is told, brutal facts are confronted, pink elephants are discussed, solutions are debated, commitments are made and kept, and unified teams stand behind decisions. To be an extraordinary Leader-as-coach is about creating a climate where everyone has a voice. You use your voice deliberately and with great humility and you encourage everyone to use their voice.
September 30, 2011

The Leadership Solution

Bring it Up! Leadership must have courage and humility to address the Real issues and Real facts. Talk it Up! Leadership must use candor and engage in lively debate. Wrap it Up! Leadership must achieve clarity, resolution, ownership and a clear path to action. Follow it Up! Leadership must create a sense of progress, accomplishment and drive accountability to action improved outcomes. CoachQuest will guide you to provide the kind of feedback that makes a difference. [el52b35d3687258]
September 27, 2011

Leadership is Un-REAL

Does Leadership provide safe passage? Do you use your voice and inspire others to find theirs? 90% of employees… agree that they do not receive honest performance reviews with meaningful and grounded feedback. 85% of employees… told by their bosses to improve had no idea what to do in order to improve. 2 out of 5 managers… reported that even when they did provide clear feedback and coaching, employees didn’t change. Source: Vital Smarts Why these poor statistics? Because Leaders… […]
September 19, 2011

Critical Coaching Leadership Competencies

Courage and Humility Courage is the ability to act right and face opposition, uncertainty, tradition and intimidation. The courage to think, act and communicate differently and challenge our outdated perceptions, fears and the status quo. The courage calculator carefully evaluates the risks and rewards, considers the culture and facilitates action upon our convictions while maintaining mutual trust, respect, and humility. CoachQuest Leader-as-Coach Workshop teaches you how to balance courage and humility. Courage to challenge and be challenged 84% of CEOs […]