Government Executive - Executive Coachhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/Scott Eblin offers his take on lessons in the news and his advice on your pressing leadership questions.en-usFri, 21 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500Which Matters Most? Ambition or Talent? http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/11/which-matters-most-ambition-or-talent/99602/It comes down to the difference between a star and a journeyman.Scott EblinFri, 21 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/11/which-matters-most-ambition-or-talent/99602/Management - Executive CoachOllyy/Shutterstock.comWhat's on Your De-Stress Checklist?http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/11/whats-your-de-stress-checklist/99209/The goal is to get in 100 points worth of de-stressing activities a week.Scott EblinMon, 17 Nov 2014 16:00:00 -0500http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/11/whats-your-de-stress-checklist/99209/Management - Executive CoachAriwasabi/Shutterstock.com7 Things Leaders Can Learn from Bill Clinton About Connecting With Peoplehttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/11/7-things-leaders-can-learn-bill-clinton-about-connecting-people/98951/Relating on a personal level is a quick way to earn trust and respect.Scott EblinThu, 13 Nov 2014 16:00:00 -0500http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/11/7-things-leaders-can-learn-bill-clinton-about-connecting-people/98951/Management - Executive CoachJose Gil / Shutterstock.comHow to Relax Like a Babyhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/11/how-relax-baby/98633/You don't have to be the parent of little ones to use this technique for winding down.Scott EblinMon, 10 Nov 2014 16:19:43 -0500http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/11/how-relax-baby/98633/Management - Executive CoachSarah Santa Ana/Santa Ana Photography5 Questions for Leaders Who Would Rather Be Effective Than Righthttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/11/5-questions-leaders-who-would-rather-be-effective-right/98330/Quit explaining and start listening to the people you work with.Scott EblinThu, 06 Nov 2014 10:54:20 -0500http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/11/5-questions-leaders-who-would-rather-be-effective-right/98330/Management - Executive CoachJeremy Swinborne/Shutterstock.comWhat You Can Learn About Focus From the World Series MVPhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/11/what-you-can-learn-about-focus-world-series-mvp/98063/Focus on what you're there to do, pitch by pitch, out by out.Scott EblinMon, 03 Nov 2014 16:36:29 -0500http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/11/what-you-can-learn-about-focus-world-series-mvp/98063/Management - Executive CoachSeries MVP Madison Bumgarner pitches during the World Series last week.David J. Phillip/APTake the Time to Focus Inhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/take-time-focus/97529/Unlocking fond memories can help you see what other aspects of your life need attention.Scott EblinMon, 27 Oct 2014 17:06:37 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/take-time-focus/97529/Management - Executive CoachKuzma/Shutterstock.comAre You Fit to Lead?http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/are-you-fit-lead/97187/The connection between transformational leadership and high-intensity interval training.Scott EblinThu, 23 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/are-you-fit-lead/97187/Management - Executive Coachwavebreakmedia/Shutterstock.comHow to Feel Amazing in Five Minuteshttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/how-feel-amazing-five-minutes/97091/When you take the time to lean in and listen to someone, it does wonders for the soul.Scott EblinWed, 22 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/how-feel-amazing-five-minutes/97091/Management - Executive Coachjanecat/Shutterstock.comAre You Driving Yourself Insane?http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/are-you-driving-yourself-insane/96401/The choice that saved a cab driver's life.Scott EblinTue, 14 Oct 2014 16:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/are-you-driving-yourself-insane/96401/Management - Executive CoachPincasso/Shutterstock.comDo I Ever Get Overworked and Overwhelmed?http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/do-i-ever-get-overworked-and-overwhelmed/96326/It’s not a real, tangible thing; it’s a mental and physical response.Scott EblinFri, 10 Oct 2014 16:57:03 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/do-i-ever-get-overworked-and-overwhelmed/96326/Management - Executive CoachBrian A Jackson/Shutterstock.comComing Cleanhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/coming-clean/96050/There's something I'd like to share before you read my new book.Scott EblinWed, 08 Oct 2014 15:51:24 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/coming-clean/96050/Management - Executive CoachScott EblinThe Spiritual Routines of the Mindful Road Warriorhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/spiritual-routines-mindful-road-warrior/95864/How to stay grounded when you have to take flight.Scott EblinMon, 06 Oct 2014 16:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/spiritual-routines-mindful-road-warrior/95864/Management - Executive CoachPeshkova/Shutterstock.comDifficult Conversation Ahead? Get Into the Discomfort Zonehttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/difficult-conversation-ahead-get-discomfort-zone/95672/How leaders can turn tension into trust.Scott EblinThu, 02 Oct 2014 16:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/10/difficult-conversation-ahead-get-discomfort-zone/95672/Management - Executive Coachsharpshutter/Shutterstock.comHow Mindful Road Warriors Stay Connectedhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/how-mindful-road-warriors-stay-connected/95390/Travel tips for staying in touch with people (the three-dimensional kind, not faceless pixels).Scott EblinTue, 30 Sep 2014 11:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/how-mindful-road-warriors-stay-connected/95390/Management - Executive CoachPeshkova/Shutterstock.comDoes Your Culture Engine Need a Tuneup?http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/does-your-culture-engine-need-tune-/95309/If you want results for the long run, the 'how' matters a lot.Scott EblinMon, 29 Sep 2014 12:24:58 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/does-your-culture-engine-need-tune-/95309/Management - Executive Coachdonvictorio/Shutterstock.comMental Routines for the Mindful Road Warriorhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/mental-routines-mindful-road-warrior/94739/How to stay clear and focused on business travel.Scott EblinTue, 23 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/mental-routines-mindful-road-warrior/94739/Management - Executive Coach501room/Shutterstock.comWhat Leaders Must Learn From the NFL Fiascohttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/what-leaders-must-learn-nfl-fiasco/94568/The dangers of hubris, the need for transparency and the challenges of becoming huge in a short time.Scott EblinFri, 19 Sep 2014 09:47:53 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/what-leaders-must-learn-nfl-fiasco/94568/Management - Executive Coachfstockfoto/ShutterstockTravel Tips for the Mindful Road Warriorhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/travel-tips-mindful-road-warrior/94253/How to eat, sleep and be wary on business trips.Scott EblinWed, 17 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/travel-tips-mindful-road-warrior/94253/Management - Executive Coachimagedb.com/ShutterstockThe NFL Shows That Culture Change (or Lack of It) Starts at the Tophttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/nfl-shows-culture-change-or-lack-it-starts-top/93980/There has to be alignment between what you’re asking people to do and what you do.Scott EblinMon, 15 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/nfl-shows-culture-change-or-lack-it-starts-top/93980/Management - Executive CoachDavid Lee/Shutterstock.comHow to Keep Your Smartphone From Taking Over Your Lifehttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/how-keep-your-smartphone-taking-over-your-life/93440/Most people can't be more than 5 feet away from their device. It's time to get a grip.Scott EblinMon, 08 Sep 2014 16:37:24 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/how-keep-your-smartphone-taking-over-your-life/93440/Management - Executive CoachJavier Brosch/Shutterstock.comWhat Any Leader Can Learn From Pope Francishttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/what-any-leader-can-learn-pope-francis/92987/Author of new book describes Francis as the most authentic leader he has ever seen.Scott EblinWed, 03 Sep 2014 11:05:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/09/what-any-leader-can-learn-pope-francis/92987/Management - Executive Coachgiulio napolitano/Shutterstock.comThree of the Most Common Delegation Ah-ha'shttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/three-most-common-delegation-ah-has/92693/You can’t continue to operate as if you’re personally responsible for everything that happens.Scott EblinFri, 29 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/three-most-common-delegation-ah-has/92693/Management - Executive CoachWhat If We All Hugged It Out?http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/what-if-we-all-hugged-it-out/92375/Just think about the opportunities every day to blow someone away with kindness.Scott EblinMon, 25 Aug 2014 17:24:58 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/what-if-we-all-hugged-it-out/92375/Management - Executive CoachTired of Fire Drills? Appoint a Fire Marshalhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/tired-fire-drills-appoint-fire-marshal/92027/Before you know it, you've turned over much of your week to stuff you had no idea was going to come up.Scott EblinThu, 21 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/tired-fire-drills-appoint-fire-marshal/92027/Management - Executive Coach