Coaching Questions Podcast is now on the Air!

The Coaching Questions Podcast is ‘On the Air’!

By BG | 2022-01-10

Donna Hall and Brad Gibson are pleased to announce the launch of the Coaching Questions Podcast. Coaching Questions is for anyone interested in curious questioning, getting motivated, wondering about stuff or sparking creativity. It’s a podcast for people who would like to be coached, are getting coaching now or who engage in coaching. Thought provoking,…

Coaching Questions Podcast is now on the Air!

The Coaching Questions Podcast Is Almost Here

By BG | 2022-01-03

My colleague, Donna Hall, and I are pleased to announce the launch of Coaching Questions, a new podcast to be released on January 10, 2022. The podcast will tackle a single coaching related question in each episode. Questions may either be typical of the type that are asked during coaching sessions with clients or be…

A New Year Surprise

By BG | 2022-01-03

With the start of a New Year, we have a tendency to look more optimistically at what is ahead. This year, I can report that a welcome surprise was delivered by David Sparks at his site and on the Mac Power Users podcast. David is a veteran podcaster, a Mac power user in his…

Brain Hobbyist

By BG | 2021-09-22

As a child, I was regaled with the accomplishments of Dr. Wilder Penfield[1], then started reading self-help books, moved on to popular works about the brain, became entranced by early brain fMRI work, developed a lay interested in psychology and am still an avid reader of next-gen brain science. Both my study of management and…

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Coaching and Diversity

By BG | 2021-09-02

A coach may be called on to listen unconditionally. If you want to talk to your coach about issues of diversity and difference, no matter what the frame, please celebrate your decision.

10,000 Foot Perspectives for Determining Workload

By BG | 2021-05-18

I may be the Possibility Coach to a few people, but that doesn’t mean I don’t use tech tools to help solve problems in my and my consulting clients businesses. As a result, this blog is about more than just coaching. If that ‘s all you want to see, you can limit your view of…

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That Persistence Thing…

By BG | 2021-04-15

I posted about how the dogged persistence of coach-led or self-directed questioning can lead to getting deeper to the heart of an issue in Getting to the Essence of Aspiration. In a recent podcast, Wolf McNally approaches this topic from a slightly different angle. Being a Theory of Constraints student, he looks at how actions can be explored…

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Look Up Moments

By BG | 2021-03-11

Many of the conversations that I have with people are work related. Listening attentively has been a key in establishing trust and intimacy in those coaching situations. Many people feel like they are rarely noticed in their work environment, let alone listened to. When they get time and attention that does not involve somebody checking…

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Getting to the Essence of Aspiration

By BG | 2021-02-18

There are often times where the process of “Getting Stuck” is due to an overwhelm of aspirational thoughts in our head. Many of those thoughts are masquerading as viable, however they may be unrelated; vying for importance or “me” time with your conscious mind. We often see or experience something another person has or does…

The First Post

By BG | 2021-02-17

This is the obligatory first post at my new site. It’s been over 10 years now since I last blogged on my own site. A period of time that incorporated some of the most intense change and transformation in my life. So, yes, it’s good to be back.  If you are interested in talking to…