COACH’S TOOLBOX - INSIGHTS & ADVICE FROM COACH FAITH​

Lead Strong By Serving Well

Leadership, at it’s essence, is about helping others be successful. This is a challenging charge when our scope of responsibility touches so many different people and projects. No matter the topic or setting, if you bring tangible value-add through these 3 guiding

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This Habit Will Kill Your Potential

Out of all the habits that can stunt your growth into your fullest potential, this one is probably the most overlooked and underestimated in it’s silent sabotage. We all struggle with this to some degree and many have normalized this pattern of

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How To Become Trigger Proof

No matter how calm, cool, and collected your personality may be, this world is swarming with triggers and provocations that threaten our best-self composure, and often catch us off guard at a moments notice. Whether it be a certain personality type, the

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If I Had One Wish – Get Out of Your Head

Looking back over the last 18 years of my professional coaching and leadership development career, if I had ONE WISH today that I could impart to every leader regardless of station or season of life, it would be this: Get out of

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When You Feel Powerless

Powerless is a word that nobody likes. But leader types in particular tend to struggle intensely with any situation that feels like they have no control or little influence on what’s happening to them and around them. The deeper truth is that

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Are You A Disconnected Leader?

How can you be sure if your people feel connected (and committed) to you? Leaders can suffer from a false sense of how others perceive them – even those they work most closely with. Use these 3 tips to know for sure

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Become a Conflict Expert

Coach Faith @secretweaponleader talks about how to tweak your responses to conflict from being an amateur to the expert. Turning a potential negative into a prime opportunity for you to showcase outstanding skills and leadership character. When others watch how you handle

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Is your thinking sound?

Secret Weapons,  Can our brains lie to us?     While the question is multi-faceted, the answer is resoundingly, and frighteningly, yes.      Hidden personal biases and perception distortions, called Cognitive Distortions, are present in every one of us, regardless of age, experience, or intellect.

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How-to Become Trigger-Proof

Secret Weapon,  No matter how calm, cool, and collected your personality may be, this world is swarming with triggers and provocations that threaten our best-self composure, and often catching us off guard at a moments notice.    Whether it be a certain personality type, the

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Are you Convincing?

Secret Weapons,    If you stopped and paid close attention to the number of micro negotiations you are engaged in over the course of a single, normal day at work, it might blow your mind.    The truth is, in order to be an

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