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  • John McKee // July 28, 2010, 3:46 AM PST

    A factor of career success you likely don't think about

    How does a great career suddenly start to flounder and then fail? According to John M McKee, it's often self-inflicted. Here, he discusses what happened to a former client who lost his bearings.


  • John McKee // July 13, 2010, 11:08 PM PST

    Microsoft PowerPoint: Is a message's form becoming more important than its meaning?

    Less-successful organizations usually focus more on internal issues. Executive and leadership coach John M McKee says that the organization's communication style is often the key to solving this problem.


  • John McKee // April 28, 2010, 5:21 AM PST

    Five tips for hiring the best

    With the improving economy, organizations are starting to hire again. In this article executive and leadership coach John M McKee shares five tips to help you attract the best.


  • John McKee // December 29, 2009, 11:01 PM PST

    2009 is almost over. How'd you do?

    Another year is almost over. In this article, executive and leadership coach John M McKee provides key questions to ask yourself and to rate your overall success.


  • John McKee // August 5, 2009, 11:00 PM PST

    Ask the Leadership Coach: Handling a promotion and finding your purpose

    Got questions about your leadership or management style? Send them to Leadership Coach John M. McKee. In this post, he offers advice to someone handling a promotion from within her team and a manager disappointed with his current job and looking for a better fit.


  • John McKee // July 29, 2009, 7:19 AM PST

    Five warning signs of becoming a corporate maniac

    Corporate maniacs can make life intolerable. Many of these leaders don't even know they're acting like one. Is it possible that you're a corporate maniac? Leadership coach John M McKee provides five warning signs to look out for.


  • John McKee // July 15, 2009, 6:55 AM PST

    10 great ideas from five great bosses

    Despite the negative environment, many organizations and companies are still enjoying great successes. In this article, executive and leadership coach John M. McKee shares ideas that you can use to build a more successful organization.


  • John McKee // June 27, 2009, 2:03 AM PST

    Michael Jackson's mistakes similar to many in leadership roles

    While much has been written about Michael Jackson's quirks and issues, not much has shown the similarities of his actions and those of many corporate and political leaders. Executive coach John M McKee points out some and the reason behind them


  • John McKee // June 18, 2009, 9:52 AM PST

    These 6 tactics will improve the team's productivity

    Layoffs and bad news can bring down any team's productivity. In this blog, leadership coach John M. McKee provides tactics for leaders looking to ensure their team remains focused and positive.


  • John McKee // June 11, 2009, 6:19 AM PST

    The recession and your career as a leader

    Today, more than ever, many leaders are finding themselves out of work. Executive and leadership coach John M. McKee provides some ideas about what to expect in the future and how to deal with today's situation.


  • John McKee // June 25, 2009, 11:39 AM PST

    He's an old dog. But new tricks are needed

    Can an insider fix any organization that's truly broken? Or does such a situation require fresh perspective without the baggage that comes from years in the organization? In this article, leadership and business coach John M McKee looks at the outlook for General Motors.


  • John McKee // June 4, 2009, 4:50 AM PST

    10 tactics and tips to make the most of your vacation

    In today's environment, taking a vacation may seem like the least important issue facing many people. However, leadership coach John M. McKee says sticking around the office is short-sighted. Taking advantage of this annual rite is one of the best ways to ensure your ongoing career success and overall satisfaction.


  • John McKee // May 21, 2009, 6:17 AM PST

    Why leaders must stop accepting trying over doing

    Today, more than ever, leaders need results; but with fewer resources, many goals are being missed. In this article, executive and leadership coach John M McKee provides an approach that will improve performance and ease the load on the leader.


  • John McKee // May 7, 2009, 7:09 AM PST

    Does your organization have a purpose? Do you?

    Despite their best efforts many companies and individuals are failing today. In this article, executive and business coach John M McKee makes the case that what they may need to survive is something to believe in.


  • John McKee // September 28, 2010, 3:59 AM PST

    Is your career ready for the future?

    As a result of global trends, in the next few years many smart organizations and smart careerists will fail. In this blog business life John M McKee shares several important forecasts and recommendations.