Category Archives: Leadership Development

Pederson, Passion and Players

Pederson, Passion, and Players  It’s been over a week since the Eagles defeated the Patriots in the Super Bowl and the city of Philadelphia is still buzzing, with many people reflecting over the past season and how the underdog Eagles … Continue reading

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Goodbye MBTI – Hello DISC

    At the heart of all we do at Teleos is self-awareness. Without self-awareness, it is difficult to self-manage, understand the emotions of others and skillfully manage relationships. Self-awareness is also important because it gives us choice – choice … Continue reading

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On Service and Participatory Democracy

I sit with 400 other Philadelphians in the Jury empaneling room. 400 people a day leave their everyday lives to come and sit in service of our democracy. I love jury duty. I love being reminded by my physical action … Continue reading

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Be Intentional

I’ve spent the majority of my adult life in and around learning and development. I’ve seen it from a variety of angles: as a high school teacher, as a university administrator, in fortune 50 organizations and as a consultant. I’ve … Continue reading

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A Case for In-Person Coaching

The reality of our modern and connected world is that many coaching sessions happen virtually these days, either by phone or by using extremely effective and affordable technology like Skype and Facetime. Overall, the use of technology in coaching is … Continue reading

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The Paradox of Power

By Eric Vandersluis “Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.”  Lao Tzu In today’s hyper-competitive world, power is multidimensional and complex; technology, speed and the accessibility of information have made it even more so. This diffusion of knowledge … Continue reading

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You and Your Doctor Part 2: Solutions

By Mohan Peter Mohan Peter MD is the Principal at SMS Leadership Coaching specializing in physician coaching and leadership development. He obtained his International Coach Federation Certificate (ICF) from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. He is an Executive Partner and Leadership … Continue reading

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Resonant Leadership for Results

By Annie McKee & Abhijit Bhaduri Published in NHRD Network Journal April 2013 Volume 6 Issue 2 ”Soft skills are the differentiator.” This simple yet powerful mantra is what drives learning and leadership development at top companies like Wipro, one … Continue reading

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How to Develop Emotional Intelligence

by:Abhijit Bhaduri Dr Annie McKee is Senior Fellow and Director, Penn CLO Executive Doctoral Programme. She is a bestselling business book author and advisor to top leaders. Her book “Resonant Leadership: Renewing Yourself and Connecting with Others through Mindfulness, Hope, … Continue reading

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Is Emotional Intelligence Training the Answer for Bullies and the Bullied?

A recent article appeared in the Huffington Post about a teenage girl who was being bullied because of the size of her ears. For many years she was called “Dumbo” by classmates.   And after years of this abuse, her mother … Continue reading

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