Who’s to Blame? Thinking Bigger about Blame to Solve Significant Problems

Trump blames China. Democrats blame Trump. His followers blame Bill Gates. Who is really to blame?Does it really matter?Those that follow this blog know that I’m not a political extremist, in fact, I seldom write about a political perspective. Instead, I write and work to solve significant problems with compassion, communication, and collaboration. Read More

Are You a Racist? Let’s Think Bigger about Our Language

In this post we will examine how specific words are used to heal or hurt, build or destroy, continue the conversation or squelch it. My intention is to help us communicate better to heal this ugly divide. Murfield Coaching works to solve significant problems. One of the ways we solve the most serious problems, like racism, is with compassion. By coming alongside another to help them alleviate their pain, we reach higher and collaborate to do what we may have never thought possible. Read More

Overcoming 10 Challenges When Working from Home

With the Coronavirus Pandemic shutdown, many are suddenly working remotely, creating a virtual office for the first time. That creates problems for both management and staff. In this post, we discuss the ten challenges to overcome working remotely. Read More

Communicating Innovation

Communicating to create a cutting-edge culture that yields disruptive innovation may be the biggest challenge you face as a leader. In this post, we detail three critical elements that may be the key to your success. Read More

Why “I was only trying to help” is not compassionate.

The opposite of compassion is selfishness. The problem is that the selfish action creates pain instead of helping to alleviate it. In the end, it divides teams and frustrates innovative opportunities. Read More