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A Fixed Growth Mindset?

A Fixed Growth Mindset?

During a recent book talk with two of our three millennial children, the youngest one shared something that resonated loudly. My daughters and I were discussing differences between a growth mindset and a fixed mindset and the youngest one said: When you’re driven like our family, it’s possible to sometimes get caught up having a fixed growth mindset, which can overwhelm…

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Every Leader Needs Coaching

Every Leader Needs Coaching

coach noun a) a private tutor  b) one who instructs or trains c) one who instructs players in the fundamentals of a sport and directs team strategy   Every leader needs a coach. Ongoing coaching serves the leader the same way sunshine and water serves many types of flowers. The more direct sun and water a single flower gets, the more apt it…

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Who’s Drawn to Your Leadership?

Who’s Drawn to Your Leadership?

mag·net maɡnət/ noun a piece of iron (or an ore, alloy, or other material) that has its component atoms so ordered that the material exhibits properties of magnetism, such as attracting other iron-containing objects or aligning itself in an external magnetic field. a person or thing that has a powerful attraction. Leaders, like magnets, have the ability to draw in…

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When Opportunity Knocks

When Opportunity Knocks

When opportunity knocks… Know when to say “Yes” and When to say “No thank you.” #Intentionality #Purpose Living #Self-Confidence By Dr. Sharon M. Biggs – #DocBiggs #GutsyDNA Author | Educational Leadership Coach | Consultant | Trainer LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/drsharonbiggs/

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Calm Leadership During Storms

Calm Leadership During Storms

I have yet to meet a leader who actually likes obstacles and storms. But, I’ve met many leaders who recognize challenges come with leadership territory. I can remember how different leaders I’ve worked with handled storms. Some became visibly and audibly frustrated and irritated, and they voiced unhappiness to the team about challenges. Almost like clockwork, the team became uncertain…

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