Coaching – The Secret Weapon of Success

Google’s Eric Schmidt’s best advice to new CEOs is to ‘have a coach’. Oprah Winfrey had a Coach to help her get to the top of her career. Richard Branson has a coach, as does Barak Obama. William R. Johnson, former Heinz CEO, says, “Every CEO can benefit from strong, assertive and honest coaching.”

What is Intuition and should we really be using it in Business?

Many of the world’s top CEOs (e.g. Branson, Alan Sugar and the late Steve Jobs) might admit to using intuition to help them make decisions and yet for many it may still seem to be a bit “flaky” and that a serious business person should rely on facts and figures. So is there a place in business for intuition?