I enjoy writing content that supports and empowers the growth of others.

Whether that’s for Skybound Coaching & Training blogs or ebooks, or for Forbes.com, I love sharing insights and tips that are informative and action-oriented.

Here are a few samples:

Blog: Five Essentials of Leadership:
When you look for a definition of leadership, it can be easy to get overwhelmed, as there are a multitude of answers. But, for me, that’s what makes the topic so rich. It’s one of those concepts that doesn’t just have one clean-cut description. I think of it as a kaleidoscope — there are many different things to see and discover, especially as the turn of a situation or a change in direction can require a different type of leadership….Read more.

Nine Personas of InfluenceForbes Article: Are You Influential?
You may know certain people within your personal or professional spheres who seem to have a lot of influence — not because they have authority over others but because they bring a certain type of value to relationships.  Here are nine personas that yield greater influence. Which one could you lean into for more impact as a leader?…Read more.

Step Up Your Leadership, in 5 StepseBook: Step Up Your Leadership
Release your full leadership potential by exploring a 5-step process of self-awareness building, reflection, calibration and bold action.  Each section of this book includes focus questions and action items so you can get into motion.

For a book preview, and to order, go here.


I present short instructional videos through Skybound Coaching & Training TV, and I host interviews for HighDrive TV’s The BusinessMakers Show.

Here are a couple of my most popular videos on SCT TV:


And here’s a video interview from The BusinessMakers Show:



I host the “Dare to Fly Higher Podcast,” focused on helping you take your leadership, career or team to the next level.

Listen to my podcast:


Dare to Fly Higher PodcastI interview experts, coaches, consultants and academics who offer real-world insights and practical tips.

Listen to the latest episode.


I play jazz piano, which involves a mix of preparation, creative exploration, and forward action.  I draw on these same elements when working with my coaching and consulting clients.

Listen to samples of my jazz piano trio:

These tracks feature Michael Gorman on bass, and Richard Fish on drums.