3 Reflections on Becoming an Authentic Leader

Authentic leadership is one of the trendiest topics discussed in leadership because we live in an age where everyone seems – fake. Social media is not the cause, but it has amplified our culture and rubbed our noses in it. The United States has joined the “me-centered” leadership era, where everyone wants to become an […]

6 Critical Questions Your Organization Must Answer

In his book “The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business” Patrick Lencioni states that there are 6 critical questions every leadership team must be able to answer.   The 6 questions are: Why do we exist? How do we behave? What do we do? How will we succeed? What is most important, right […]

Leading Through Crisis: 3 Tips to Encourage You

Jon shares some thoughts on how you can lead through crisis. The COVID-19 pandemic has not only caused health concerns, but it has caused people to lose their jobs, make massive change overnight, and are left overwhelmed. Jon shares some tips on leading during crisis: Be empathetic, be honest, and be real. Watch more: http://renewcoachinggroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Leading_through_crisis.mp4 […]

5 Levels of a Leadership Pipeline

Leadership is the influence and ability to mobilize and inspire people towards a common or greater purpose. A leadership pipeline is a helpful tool to asess and gauge where you are in your leadership. The leadership pipeline is great for senior leaders to develop and grow leaders within your organization. You have influence over yourself […]

8 Ways to Build Self-Confidence in Leadership

I was eighteen years old the first time I was put into a formal leadership position as the Assistant Manager of a tuxedo store. I was young, ambitious, and excited to move up at a young age. I have always felt, and been told, I had natural leadership abilities, but this was the first time […]

What is Executive Leadership Coaching?

“You don’t overcome challenges by making them smaller but by making yourself bigger.” – John Maxwell The road to mastery in any subject consists of three things: Knowledge, experience, and coaching. Think about it. How did you get a driver’s license? You had to take a written test (knowledge), log so many miles and time […]

6 Signs of a Toxic Work Culture

What is a toxic work culture? Since I was fifteen years old, I have worked in a variety of environments with a variety of leaders and cultures. I believe there are varying degrees of toxic work cultures and leaders, but I wrote down six signs you might be in a toxic culture. There are more […]

From Skeptic to Coach: My Journey to Professional Coaching

“This sounds weird” I said to my mom, Mary Rector, who was explaining her new venture as a Life Coach. And I am a millennial! My mom, Mary, became a certified Life Coach in 2018, and I didn’t have a clue what a Life Coach did. I grew up in sports and understood the crucial […]