Executive Coach

Episode 171 – Dene Westbrook – building on the “ah ha” moments

By on Apr 9, 2018 in Accountability, Associations, Behavior, Change, Collaboration, Discovery Process, Executive Coach, Growth, Lead by Action, Leadership, Move, Ownership, Passion, Podcast, Professional Development, Reinvention, Reinvention Process, Starters | 0 comments

  Dene is a graduate of our STARTERS program last May. We saw from the beginning that she was reinvention ready and was in a great position to fly with her new promotion and added responsibilities with the Michigan Municipal League. Dene is a perfect example of what it takes to be reinvention ready. Listen as Mike talks to Dene about how she has built a network...

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Episode 162 – bringing the leading edge to your people

By on Feb 5, 2018 in Behavior, Change, Collaboration, Education, Executive Coach, Lead by Action, Leadership, Move, Ownership, Passion, Podcast | 0 comments

We continue discussing the move fundamental in PureReinvention with our February co-host, Shari Milliken, finance director with Michigan Municipal League. Mike and Shari discuss executive development and the importance of listening.   QUOTE IT   “You have to continue to better yourself.” (1:42)   “Bringing the leading edge to your people.”...

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Episode 087 – Jordan Skole – Removing the noise to simplify lives

Episode 087 – Jordan Skole – Removing the noise to simplify lives

By on Aug 15, 2016 in Change, Connect, Detroit, Disruption, Executive Coach, Failure, Move, Navigator, Networking, Passion, Podcast, Professional Development, Reinvention, Risk, Simplify | 0 comments

  Listen to episode 087 http://traffic.libsyn.com/purereinvention/Ep_087_Jordan_Skole_Final.mp3   Jordan Skole is a marketing automation consultant and has had a great deal of experience in helping clients simplify their lives through asking the right questions. In this episode Mike talks with Jordan about his recent work with The Iron Yard’s Detroit...

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The Risk

The Risk

By on Feb 24, 2016 in Blog, Executive Coach, Leadership, Navigator, Reinvention, Risk | 0 comments

I’ve always been curious about why things happen the way they do. Typically, I have many more questions than answers. Through years of experience, I have come to learn how valuable it is to be curious when trying to understand something. I have always agreed with Stephen Covey in his book, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, where he identified that a key...

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Episode 043 – Steve Yencich – Choosing to Make a Change

Episode 043 – Steve Yencich – Choosing to Make a Change

By on Sep 14, 2015 in Associations, Board of Directors, Change, Collaboration, Connect, Disruption, Executive Coach, Navigator, Ownership, Plan, Podcast, Simplify, Strategic Planning, Teamwork | 0 comments

Continuous improvement is the number one way to stay relevant to your membership or client base. It doesn’t matter how long you have operated under your current patterns, you always have the choice to make a change. Steve Yencich, president and CEO of the Michigan Lodging and Tourism Association, has been practicing how to stay the course of continuous...

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Podcast 042 – Team PureReinvention – Why the Project was Created

Podcast 042 – Team PureReinvention – Why the Project was Created

By on Sep 8, 2015 in Collaboration, Connect, Disruption, Executive Coach, Navigator, Ownership, Passion, Podcast, Reinvention, Reinvention Process | 0 comments

Above: Team PureReinvention on top of The Z Lot in Detroit, Michigan. From left to right: Will Carlson, Misty Miller, Sonya Robinson, Mike Bills, Jodi Schafer and Josh Lord.   We have an extra special episode for you this week! The PureReinvention team recorded a podcast to tell you about how this project was created and why we always make time to connect with...

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