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Workplace Courage Pays Dividends for the Individual and the Organization

Learning and growth, individually and organizationally, do not happen in a zone of comfort. They happen in a zone of discomfort, which

How High Diving Prepared Me for a Life of Coaching

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Before I became an organizational development professional, I was a professional high diver with the U.S. High Diving Team. Every day for seven years, I climbed to the top of a hundred-foot ladder, stood atop a

Give the Gift of Your Courageous Trust

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Learning how to trust others is a difficult feat. It requires a certain amount of powerlessness, and for most of us, that feeling creates discomfort. However, if we learn how to trust ourselves in our innate