Our owner, Thom Cody, has been an executive leadership coach for over 20 years. He has worked with small family owned businesses, all the way up to large pharmaceutical corporations. It doesn’t matter the size or the success of the business. All executives can struggle with building great leaders and having a culture that will […]
Thanksgiving is a special time of year for us at Pathmakers. Here’s why…
I never truly considered myself a leader until I had the title of “manager,” and even then it was a difficult pill to swallow. Why? One: because I was so busy with my day-to-day obligations, it didn’t occur to me that I was being looked at as a leader. Two: being a leader is scary. […]
Change…does it make you feel like you’ve jumped out of an airplane without your parachute? Change is constant, inevitable, and usually follows a predictable pattern, especially in the business world. So, we should be used to it, right? Why does that simple word cause panic and anxiety in so many of us?
The value of strategic planning is clear when followed through upon to successful completion. But plans alone do not equal success. At the core of business success is people. “If you ever want a strategic plan that’s going to work, make sure you have somebody handling all of the things that come out of strategic […]