So much value in “radical candor”

September 8, 2016

Kim Scott’s concept of “radical candor” went viral earlier this year, highlighting the importance of being both productive and honest when giving feedback to colleagues. It’s something that resonates with us in our coaching work directly with clients, and in…

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Great storytelling can define great leadership

July 12, 2016

One skill that all great leaders should practice and perfect is story telling – it is an essential skill for fundraising and building awareness for your organization. But what many leaders overlook is the power of story telling in building…

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Psychological safety trumps goal setting in effective team culture

April 6, 2016

Click here for a fascinating deep dive into what makes some teams more effective than others. While setting clear goals and having a culture of dependability and achievement is important, you cannot discount the value of creating “psychological safety” environments. It’s much…

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80% of Your Culture is Your Founder

December 4, 2015

Knowing what makes your organization unique will propel it forward. It’s getting to the knowing part that is sometimes hard. From First Round Review  

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Truth. It’s One Of The Drivers Of InStride’s Philosophy On Leadership.

November 6, 2015

Truth. It’s one of the drivers of InStride’s philosophy on leadership. Great leaders not only inspire others to lead, but they coach them on how to do it well.

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