Reframing

Being confused is a challenge often faced while on a Scale-up journey. Reframing works wonders in such contexts, turning challenges in to possibilities. For example reframing ‘I am confused’ in to ‘I need more clarity’, ‘I need more information on this, this and this’. Reframing is empowering. Reframing leads to finding solutions.

Simplify!

Simple may sound less-sophisticated. Simplifying may seem trivial. Simplicity may look easy. Yet, the fact is that when we simplify, things get done. As a leader, when we simplify things become clearer – for us and to our teams; when we get clarity, we are motivated to act! And it’s the action that changes our …

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Decisions and Doing

Often we experience there’s a (big) gap, distance between deciding and doing. It’s the doing (action) that changes our lives – not the ideas, or thoughts or even decisions. How do we bridge the gap between deciding and doing? How do we translate decisions in to actions? A Coach could help! #ceo #leadership #scaleup #action

Time for strategic thinking

In a study of 10,000 plus senior leaders, 97% of them said being strategic is the leadership behaviour most important for Organisation’s success. Interestingly, 96% of the leaders surveyed said they lacked time for strategic thinking! Why we are unable to make time for strategic thinking? Providing time and space, on a daily basis, for …

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Leadership presence

Leadership presence is the hallmark of successful leaders. By definition, when I have leadership presence I’m able to exert influence on others beyond that’s conferred by formal authority. Being present, genuine, clear, authentic, trustworthy, consistent, resolute and resilient significantly contributes to building and enhancing leadership presence. The good news is that we can build leadership …

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Future

My interest is in the future because I am going to spend the rest of my life there – Anonymous. By and large the future shapes up based on what we think and do today. We have the power to make choices – as to what to do, what not to do – that shapes …

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Grit, Perseverance

I’m convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance – Steve Jobs said once. There are such rough moments that most people give up – he continued. As a Business Owner one faces multiple challenges on various fronts. Grit, perseverance comes handy to persist, keep moving. And …

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Flexibility

Due to the heat expansion of the tower’s iron in the summer sun, the Eiffel Tower’s height can grow by up-to 6 inches. As leaders, can we consciously build and keep flexibility in our structures, ways, means, and methods?

Business Fitness

While on a Scaling-up journey, businesses have a tendency to accumulate fat at wrong places – for eg: fat in the belly. One needs to pay attention, needs to be mindful, that we remain fit and healthy as we grow – for eg: Financial fitness, Marketing fitness, Sales fitness, Operations fitness, Talent fitness… Need to …

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