Leadership Is Not a Slogan

Leadership Is Not a Slogan

“Imagine if your employees start every day excited and end every day accomplished.” These words grace the top of our website homepage. For us, it is not just a simple banner slogan. It’s a mission to create healthier leaders and workplaces, and my Dion...
Psychological Safety in the Workplace

Psychological Safety in the Workplace

Have you ever had to work with someone who was a complete jerk? I have. I was a new manager. He was a director who partnered with my team regularly. He was good at his job in the sense that he had smart ideas and could close a deal, but his reputation as an arrogant...
Group Coaching

Group Coaching

Mindful of the need for results amid a challenged workforce and tight budgets, learning and development professionals regularly seek to balance innovation with efficiency and recognized learning strategies. Over the last decade, leadership coaching has proven to be a...
Coaching for Retention

Coaching for Retention

I am an unabashed proponent of leadership coaching. Having run a coaching firm for almost 15 years, I’ve witnessed the power of coaching firsthand on more occasions than I can count. I’ve seen how coaching can save derailed careers, repair broken professional...
The Prematurely Promoted Problem

The Prematurely Promoted Problem

In our weekly Dion Leadership team meetings, we regularly make time for personal check-ins. As active proponents of well-being and healthy company cultures, I believe it’s important for my colleagues and me to get to know each other on a personal level and to...
It’s Time to Go All In with Virtual Learning

It’s Time to Go All In with Virtual Learning

We’ve all had to rethink a lot of things in our personal and professional lives over the past two years. In the face of sometimes overwhelming stress and uncertainty, we were forced to find new ways of keeping pace with the rituals and routines of life and business...