magic pills

Published by Elisa Coleclough on April 12th, 2018 in leadership | No Comments »

“it is never too late to be what you might have been” – George Elliot

 “magic pills” (don’t really exist)   I am sure some of you are familiar with the movie saga “Matrix” and it is main character “Neo”. I am also sure if you have watched the movie you are aware of the famous scene in which Neo is presented by “Morpheus” with the two pills, the “red […]

Benchmark way above our heads

Published by Elisa Coleclough on April 4th, 2018 in leadership | No Comments »

The world mirrors us and we mirror the world.

I am sure that you are familiar with the phrase:   “Birds of a feather flock together”   When we look around us the places, the people, work, habits, etc. are a mirror to our own fears, hopes, self-image, beliefs, and so on. We reflect in the world outside what is inside of us indeed. […]

19 quotes by John Maxwell

Published by Elisa Coleclough on February 19th, 2018 in leadership | No Comments »

19 quotes by John Maxwell

19 quotes by John Maxwell to start the week with achievement…and positivity.   Dear readers, hope you are kicking your week in the best mood!   It is 23:37 hrs., after a Sunday like no other, I have been able to meet John Maxwell and interact with him. Let me give you my personal impressions.  […]

7 ways to influence

Published by Elisa Coleclough on February 8th, 2018 in leadership | No Comments »

7 ways to infuence

7 ways of how we influence or are being influenced by others.   How are you dear readers? I hope your month is doing great. I have been very busy, planning my work and on my final way to certification as a founding member of John Maxwell Team Español ™ . I have to say […]

The Law of Mount Everest.

Published by Elisa Coleclough on February 4th, 2018 in leadership | No Comments »

The Law of Mount Everest.

I am coming back to my home town. I love my country thus I try to be best version of me everywhere I go. I am not perfect, like  anyone I have many areas of opportunity which I work thru coaching, but one thing I have learned is that humility and continuous learning are the […]

The safe side of risk decisions

Published by Elisa Coleclough on February 1st, 2018 in leadership | No Comments »

safe side of risks

It is 6:00 am at the Tocumen airport and I am sitting drinking coffee and doing what Germans call “menschen gucken” (observe people).   By observing others and guessing how they live, their motivation, expectations, where they come from and to where they are going to, I always end up thinking about myself.   It […]

8 ways to influence people while speaking

Published by Elisa Coleclough on January 30th, 2018 in leadership | No Comments »

speaking

  ♥”If you can’t communicate and talk to other people and get across your ideas, you are giving up your potential” – Warren Buffet♥   I thought about writing this post after a couple of weeks ago I attended a presentation in which the host, an authority in his topic could never connect with the […]

Multicultural Teams – how to build them

Published by Elisa Coleclough on January 22nd, 2018 in leadership | No Comments »

Multicultural ability

Multicultural Teams – How to build them.   It is the XXI century and multicultural teams are still rare but an asset indeed. The way you can profit from them is vast.   How can you, the leader, build up a multicultural competent team? It all starts with fostering your team members to engage in […]

Strip from Ego and Assertiveness will increase.

Published by Elisa Coleclough on January 8th, 2018 in leadership | No Comments »

Ego and Assertiveness

Probably the most difficult of it all is to set our egos aside, because we are humans and our society makes us see the ego as a way to advance. However true it may be, ego-utilization has an emotional cost that might result in mental illnesses, chronic stress and anxiety.   In time our conscious […]

Leadership Flexibility or the Law of Requisite Variety.

Published by Elisa Coleclough on January 8th, 2018 in leadership | No Comments »

Law of Requisite Variety.

Let me begin by saying that the Law of the Requisite Variety is applicable to physics and to artificial intelligence and cybernetics mainly, so do not be ashamed if you have not heard of it before. To summarize this law says:   “The larger the variety of actions available to a control system, the larger […]