20 results for tag: interview


Interview with Keith Webb: How to Become a Coach

I had the opportunity to interview Keith Webb. Keith is a Professional Certified Coach, author, and speaker specializing in leadership development. He founded and leads Creative Results Management, a global training organization focused on equipping ministry leaders to multiply their ministry impact. For 20 years, Keith lived in Japan, Indonesia, and Singapore where he designed and delivered leadership development programs. Keith created The COACH Model®. He is the author of The COACH Model for Christian Leaders and Coaching In Ministry. Keith lives near Seattle and blogs at keithwebb.com. Could you briefly share your story of how ...

Interview with Dan Negroni: Unpacking the Millennial Generation

Dan Negroni is a coach, consultant, facilitator and keynote speaker for today’s critical cross-generational issues, bridging the gap between managers and their millennial workforce to increase employee engagement, productivity and profits. Dan leverages his authentic, no-nonsense approach and a successful 20+ year career as a CEO, attorney, senior sales and marketing executive, to reinvigorate businesses and people. He is the recent author of Chasing Relevance: 6 Steps to Understand, Engage and Maximize Next Generation Leaders in the Workplace. 1. What inspired you to write “Chasing Relevance?” Two reasons both very personal.  ...

9 Surprising Job Interview Tips from America’s Top Career Expert

In a study conducted by the U.S. Department of Labor, it was revealed that the average person in the U.S. born between 1957 and 1964, had to go job-hunting 17.2 times from when they were 18 years old until they were 48. Job hunting isn’t an optional exercise. It’s a must. Richard Bolles, widely known as America's top career expert, wrote the world’s most popular job hunting guide “What Color is Your Parachute?” that reveals practical tips for writing impressive resumes and cover letters, networking effectively, interviewing with confidence and negotiating a rewarding salary. I gleaned 9 key tips the author shares in his book. Int...

21 Best Tips for a Successful Job Interview [INFOGRAPHIC]

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could get inside your interviewer’s head before you attend your most anticipated interview? Here’s an interesting infographic from Company Folders that provides you with tips that will help you prepare for a successful job interview. My Top Recommended Books for a Successful Job Interview: 1. What I Wish EVERY Job Candidate Knew: 15 Minutes to a Better Interview 2. Knock 'em Dead Job Interview: How to Turn Job Interviews Into Job Offers 3. Resume: The Winning Resume, 2nd Ed. - Get Hired Today With These Groundbreaking Resume Secrets 4. How to Write a KILLER LinkedIn Profile... And 18 Mistakes to ...

Interview with Larry Osborne: How to Lead Well

Last month I attended StickyTeams conference in San Diego. I had the privilege of interviewing Larry Osborne, senior pastor at North Coast Church in Vista, CA. During that time, North Coast has grown from a fledging group of 128 meeting in a rented high school cafeteria to a multi-site church ministering to over 11,000 in weekend attendance. He has a passion for helping Christian leaders in both the secular and church world succeed and bring glory to God.Larry has a passion for leadership, spiritual formation and discipleship.  As a nationally recognized trainer of leaders and pastors, and church planters, he travels extensively, speaking at ...

Holacracy: Interview with Brian Robertson

Brian Robertson is an experienced entrepreneur, CEO, and organizational pioneer.Forbes and Fast Company credit him for developing Holacracy, a comprehensive management system for governing and running organizations that are fast, agile, and that succeed by pursuing their purpose, free from the tyranny of top-down planning that is instantly out of date. Some of the many champions who have implemented Holacracy include Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos, Ev Williams, cofounder of Twitter, Blogger, and Medium, and David Allen, the best-selling author ofGetting Things Done. Brian previously founded a software development firm that won numerous awards for both fast ...

5 Gears: Interview with Jeremie Kubicek

I interviewed Jeremie Kubicek. Jeremie is a co-founder of  the GiANT companies. He is the creator of the Leadercast and former CEO over Catalyst conferences. His new book 5 Gears will be available September 8. At the end of the day Jeremie wants to be known as a leader worth following who was constantly fighting for the highest possible good for those he lead and love. Jeremie is giving away two copies of his book 5 Gears. (See the instructions below to enter to win the giveaway). What inspired you to write 5 Gears? When I was living in England, I was with my business partner Steve Cockcram and I started noticing our family dynamics ...

Disrupt You!: An Interview with Jay Samit

I interviewed Jay Samit, CEO of the world’s leading multiscreen video services company. Jay is a dynamic entrepreneur who is widely recognized as one of the world’s leading experts on disruption and innovation.  Described by Wired magazine as “having the coolest job in the industry,” he has raised hundreds of millions of dollars for startups, sold companies to Fortune 500 firms, transforms entire industries, and for three decades continues to be at the forefront of global trends. He is an author of his recently published book Disrupt You!: Master Personal Transformation, Seize Opportunity, and Thrive in the Era of Endless Innovation. ...

The Achievement Habit: An Interview with Bernie Roth

I interviewed Dr. Bernard Roth, the Rodney H. Adams Professor of Engineering at Stanford University. He is the co-founder and academic director of Stanford’s The Hasso Plattner Institute of Design, better known as the d.school. He arrived at Stanford in 1962, an expert in the world of machine design. He has organized and led workshops on creativity and personal effectiveness, and was one of the co-founders of Stanford’s “d-school.” He is the author of the recently published book The Achievement Habit: Stop Wishing, Start Doing, and Take Command of Your Life. (See the instructions below to win a free copy of Bernie's book.) PAUL: What ...

Interview With Herminia Ibarra: Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader

Herminia Ibarra is one of the finest thought-leaders on leadership. She is a Professor of Organizational Behavior at INSEAD. Prior to joining INSEAD, she served on the Harvard Business School faculty for thirteen years.  Ibarra ranks #9 among the Thinkers50 list of the most influential business gurus in the world. In her new book "Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader," Ibarra argues that you have to act your way into a new type of leadership thinking instead of thinking your way into it. I hope my interview Herminia sheds light into her fascinating research on leadership development. 1. What's wrong with managing our careers the traditional way ...