Who Does That? Turning a Trauma into an Opportunity

From the moment I met him, I sensed something different. I just didn’t know how much. Aaron Buros emerged from the crowd carrying the 13-minute pacer flag. I was running the Allstate Hot Chocolate 15K in Tampa in December of 2018. He was the pacer for my corral. With his stature and that big smile, he was a commanding presence. But that was only the beginning. We were about to learn just how much and why. Read More

Where’s the Leadership?

As an executive coach, author, and podcast host, my mission in Murfield Coaching is to help solve significant and often persistent problems. I help people think bigger and reach higher to do what they may not have thought possible. Part of that work requires asking the difficult and uncomfortable question. Today I ask that question about the pandemic and racial unrest, “Where is the leadership?” and “What can you do to step into that leadership?” Read More

I did what others said was Impossible. How did I do it?

Those that follow this blog and Murfield Coaching know that my purpose is to help individuals and organizations create their disruptive innovation, doing what many thought impossible. My post today is a personal example of what can happen when we apply these principles. http://www.murfieldcoaching.com Read More

5 Options with this Pandemic DEAD END

The pandemic has brought us to a dead stop.In this post, we will be examining five options in reaction to this pandemic. This post is valuable for leaders but also managers, Human Resources professionals, sales, entrepreneurs, staff, and all employees. In this post, we discuss options for making good strategic choices instead of reacting to a seemingly impossible situation. Those that follow MurfieldCoaching.com know that I focus on breakthrough opportunities. I write, speak, and work to solve significant problems with compassion, communication, and collaboration. Read More

5 Tips to Turn this Pandemic into Your Breakthrough Opportunity

This may be the very moment you have been waiting for. Yes, I know you may have lost your job or suffered a huge setback. You may also be one of those not really affected by the shutdown. Either way, these turbulent times may be the best time to recognize and go after your ultimate, breakthrough idea. Here are 3 tips to help you recognize your breakthrough opportunity right now. Read More