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The Messy Truth

About Leadership

Straight-talk and solutions for successful leaders

We provide individual and team coaching for senior leaders. We also make presentations on The Messy Truth About Leading People. All services are conducted in person or virtually.
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Welcome to The Messy Truth About Leading People. Messy because human beings are complicated and sometimes nutty.

Truth because the reality on the ground is often different than what we learned. And leading people because we don’t lead things or strategies. At its core, leadership is about people.

We Know that Great Leaders...

Who Should You Invest In?

Organizations that use leadership coaches for executive development expect the participants to come out of the process being more skilled at a set of prescribed competencies. Senior leaders and high potentials are granted these growth opportunities in hopes that these investments will pay off in improved performance. We can tell you; the results are mixed at best.

No one stops to ask: is this person willing to commit to in depth self-development? We find this is the most significant predictor of return on your talent dollars investment.

Can you identify the following types of leaders in your organization?

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Our Podcast

The Messy Truth About Leading People Podcast

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Our Book

"The Messy Truth About Leading People: It Ain't Easy!".

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Webinars

"Executive Coaching: Knowing which leaders to invest in"

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