Musings

Applied Coaching

Jan 13, 2019

Beyond providing advice in order to help teams thrive, we need to help teams move along in their journey. The better we can do this the more impact we can truly have.

When the rubber hits the road, how do we execute?

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Observations from the (track and) field

Jan 9, 2019

In 1968 a little-known high jumper, Dick Fosbury, won Olympic gold by breaking with convention.
Traditionally, high jumpers would scissor kick over the bar, and Fosbury encountered much skepticism as he took a new approach - jumping with his back to the bar. While the other competitors focused on optimizing their existing step by step techniques, Dick Fosbury experimented, and by trial and error perfected a successful new approach - the Fosbury Flop. The Flop became the go-to practice, and within a decade, no high jumper using any other techniques has won since.

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New and exciting 2019

Dec 31, 2018

2018 was a very important and pivotal year for me. I had a dream and I was looking for a right plan and time to execute. I was working on a couple of different ideas when Peter and Gino discussed the idea of Xodiac. It all made sense and in May 2018, we (Peter, Gino and I) founded Xodiac with a mission “making every team thrive”.

What is the most important ingredient required for a team to thrive or prosper? We believe it is “the right culture and environment”. An environment of constant feedback, learning, and transparency will help teams thrive. We are living this mission statement in Xodiac. As we are growing our business and team, we are constantly learning and refining ourselves as a team and as an organization.

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Building Xodiac in 2018

Dec 23, 2018

What a year 2018 was! So much going on and so many great stories to tell.

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Reflecting on the year

Dec 20, 2018

With the end of the year rapidly approaching, many reflect on what happened in 2018. Continuously reminded by the holiday wishes and the jolly spirit omnipresent in every downtown street and building, I naturally dig into my memory banks even more so than I otherwise do. 2018 was a big year for us, lit up by little bubbles of light promising a bright future.

Bubbles of light

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