The Unlock

A Farm In Kentucky I’m always searching for it. Even when I’m sure I already have it. For me it’s about the infinite game when it comes to what I can learn about my potential, not a finite one. This space here on IBtP is the output of that and holds me accountable to learning... Continue Reading →

Put Me In Coach

I get just as much out of coaching others as they probably might be getting from me. That’s why I enjoy doing it so much. It’s completely beneficial to both parties. It’s co-active. Often times, we’re discovering things versus really problem solving something they’re trying to push through. I believe it’s about finding things out... Continue Reading →

Bring On the Discomfort

Are you listening to yourself? You are if you feel discomfort in the face of adversity. That discomfort is telling you you’re growing and it’s making you a better listener. Listening isn’t always with our ears. It can be with our head, heart, and gut. Adopting some new perspectives during the push is hard. Especially... Continue Reading →

Be An Asker

My best teachable and learning times have been when I have practiced asking instead of telling in my connections with people. However, easy said than done. When you get that call that puts your back against the wall, it's hard to ask and not get defensive when you flip into tell mode. It can mean... Continue Reading →

What We Can Learn From Feedback

You want to self-develop? Do you want to be the best coach and manage people more effectively? Then feedback is an art you want to get your hands around. First, how you take and get feedback. Then you can start to give it to others. The ability for you take any kind of feedback positively-constructively... Continue Reading →