Archives for DISC

Happy Harry

We often judge other’s actions based on how WE would intend those actions, if we were that person. These words have been a game changer in our communication trainings and during coaching sessions with individuals. Understanding the power of this single sentence is often the difference between effectively working together vs. frustration, understanding one another vs. aggravation, creating friction vs. giving grace. I hear it all the time from individuals who are frustrated by the way a co-worker, boss or direct report speaks to them, interacts with them or directs them. So often, and many times unconsciously, we determine the
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Know Your Numbers

As the newest member of the Executive Leadership Team for Go Red for Women, part of the American Heart Association, one of the most resounding messages I have heard is their Know Your Numbers campaign.  Did you know that every 80 seconds, a woman dies from cardiovascular disease (CVD), yet, 80 percent of CVD may be preventable?  The Know Your Numbers campaign encourages people to know their total cholesterol, HDL (good) cholesterol, blood pressure, blood sugar, and body mass index (BMI) to more deeply understand their current health and their risk of heart disease.  This knowledge provides individuals the opportunity
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