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How to Ask for an Assimilation Coach for Your New Executive Role

By Jennifer Eggers ~ Jul 1, 2020

As the excitement of landing a new executive role sinks in, the pressure begins. How will you come in and demonstrate visible leadership in your first 100 days? How will you make a significant enough contribution early on to validate the company’s choice in hiring you? How will you build the necessary ‘street cred’ to…

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3 Ways To Stop Killing Resilience

By Jennifer Eggers ~ Jun 16, 2020
Build Organizational Resilience By Stopping Inequality

“The more you understand the human condition, the better you are as a business person. Human depth makes business sense.”   – Peter Koestenbaum It has been a rough couple of months.  Tough enough that we are finally starting conversations about how to build resilience. Tough enough to warrant organizations asking that question, and individuals…

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Secrets To Building The Bedrock Of Resilience

By Jennifer Eggers ~ Jun 1, 2020

A Foundation For Resilience This is the Spit Bank Lighthouse. It doesn’t look like much, but this structure has stood in the middle of Ireland’s Cork Harbour since 1853 and there is an awful lot we can learn from it as we recover from a pandemic. In 1833, the lighthouse was but a dream in…

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COVID-19 Proves Resilience Is Not About Bouncing Back

By Jennifer Eggers ~ May 5, 2020

This season of uncertain times with no clear end in sight has reinforced my belief that resilience is the single most important character of a leader. Now more than ever, we all need resilience. As we drift farther and farther from what we knew as normal, it seems increasingly unlikely that whatever ‘normal’ was, will…

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