What did their Insensitivity Cost Them?

Pain costs our companies billions every year. Trauma is bad enough but when leaders make insensitive decisions it increases the intensity of the pain. This is a true story. I wished it wasn’t. Read More

How can you foster your team’s breakthrough during this COVID-19 crisis?

How can we offer more creativity without losing control at work? In my last post, Mind Shift Monday, I said that when yo live inside out, you turn the world upside-down. Today I challenge you to think bigger and examine how your company culture fosters living inside-out. Read More

What’s Important? Setting Your Priorities in the Next Normal

During this pandemic we have all had to shift our priorities from what used to be important to what is critical right now. In this post, we examine 3 ways to ask that questions to ensure our success. Read More

Mind Shift Monday Quote: Discover the Unique Value You Provide

Mind Shift Monday is a weekly post by Murfield Coaching that features a powerful quote to set the tone for a week of innovative thinking. Read More

Thinking Bigger Tuesday: What happened when I asked myself a Crazy Question?

Last week I recommended Anne Mahlum’s TED Talk, “There is no way this will work” about getting the homeless to run. About the time Anne Mahlum asked her crazy question, I asked another one while I was running.In my executive coaching business, Murfield Coaching, I work with leaders to solve significant problems with disruptive thinking. I guess it shouldn’t be any surprise that I ask myself crazy questions that push me farther than most would expect. This story is a perfect example. Read More