Executive Coaching for Women

An excerpt from Boldly Quiet: The Introvert’s Guide to Developing the Mindset of a Successful Leader

This excerpt from my upcoming book, Boldly Quiet:  The Introvert’s Guide to Developing the Mindset of a Successful Leader, captures the “why” of my book and my executive coaching practice. “You are not the type of leader that [your company] values.”  Esteem-crushing words.  Ambition-crushing words.  Soul-crushing words.  Did I still have a job?  I felt…

Is Transparency the Key to Trust?

Is Transparency the Key to Trust?

If I make the statement that “Transparency is the key to an organizational culture of trust,” most people will nod because it sounds right.  But is it really?       I recently witnessed the rollout of a new health insurance plan at a relatively small company.  In line with the company’s stated value of being transparent…