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-usMon, 25 Aug 2014 17:24:58 -0400What 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 CoachInject Some Life Into Your Daily Grindhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/inject-some-life-your-daily-grind/91784/There are simple ways to restore your energy, enthusiasm and creativity.Scott EblinTue, 19 Aug 2014 12:00:12 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/inject-some-life-your-daily-grind/91784/Management - Executive CoachWhat Leaders Can Learn About Trust from Vladimir Putinhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/what-leaders-can-learn-about-trust-vladimir-putin/91373/The Russian leader is a study in what-not-to-do kind of lessons.Scott EblinThu, 14 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/what-leaders-can-learn-about-trust-vladimir-putin/91373/Management - Executive CoachAP file photoWhy You Should Reset Your Brain and How to Do Ithttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/why-you-should-reset-your-brain-and-how-do-it/91184/The research shows that you need to take regular breaks to reset your brain so that the focused attention and daydreaming networks can do their jobs.Scott EblinTue, 12 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/why-you-should-reset-your-brain-and-how-do-it/91184/Management - Executive CoachPetr Malyshev/Shutterstock.comOne Habit Hack That Works: Hit the Showershttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/one-habit-hack-works-hit-showers/90584/You don’t have to meditate like a monk to benefit from mindfulness.Scott EblinTue, 05 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/one-habit-hack-works-hit-showers/90584/Management - Executive CoachWeird Al Takes Business Buzzword Abusers to Schoolhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/weird-al-takes-business-buzzword-abusers-school/90269/Operationalize strategies, leverage core competencies . . . it's a paradigm shift.Scott EblinFri, 01 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/08/weird-al-takes-business-buzzword-abusers-school/90269/Management - Executive CoachJaguar PS/Shutterstock.comHow to Overcome Your Fear of Thinkinghttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/how-overcome-your-fear-thinking/89846/Three ways to focus on tough challenges without having a panic attack.Scott EblinMon, 28 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/how-overcome-your-fear-thinking/89846/Management - Executive CoachRafael Ramirez Lee/Shutterstock.comDon’t Burn Your Calendar at Both Endshttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/dont-burn-your-calendar-both-ends/89168/Three surefire ways to stop cramming too much into your weekly planner.Scott EblinMon, 21 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/dont-burn-your-calendar-both-ends/89168/Management - Executive CoachBrian A Jackson/Shutterstock.comESPN’s Stuart Scott Brings You the Best 15 Minutes of Your Dayhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/espns-stuart-scott-brings-you-best-15-minutes-your-day/88942/What it means to never give up.Scott EblinThu, 17 Jul 2014 11:29:30 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/espns-stuart-scott-brings-you-best-15-minutes-your-day/88942/Management - Executive CoachJohn Shearer/Invision/APWhat Leaders Can Admire in LeBron James’ Letter to Clevelandhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/what-leaders-can-admire-lebron-james-letter-cleveland/88717/The best leaders take time to reflect on their decisions and what they’ve learned from them.Scott EblinTue, 15 Jul 2014 11:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/what-leaders-can-admire-lebron-james-letter-cleveland/88717/Management - Executive CoachLeBron James attempts a dunk in 2009 against the Spurs in his original run with the Cleveland Cavaliers.Eric Gay/AP file photo3 Executive Productivity Hacks That Any Leader Can Usehttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/3-executive-productivity-hacks-any-leader-can-use/88420/How to focus your limited time and attention wisely.Scott EblinFri, 11 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/3-executive-productivity-hacks-any-leader-can-use/88420/Management - Executive CoachSergey Nivens/Shutterstock.comPut the Phone Down, and No One Gets Hurthttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/put-phone-down-and-no-one-gets-hurt/88129/On vacation? Please, please, please give yourself and your family a break.Scott EblinWed, 09 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/put-phone-down-and-no-one-gets-hurt/88129/Management - Executive Coachhaveseen/Shutterstock.com7 Ways to Keep Wizard of Oz Syndrome From Killing Your Organizationhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/7-ways-keep-wizard-oz-syndrome-killing-your-organization/87805/Are you that man behind the curtain?Scott EblinThu, 03 Jul 2014 09:24:16 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/7-ways-keep-wizard-oz-syndrome-killing-your-organization/87805/Management - Executive CoachMGM Habit Hacks That Make a Differencehttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/habit-hacks-make-difference/87571/How one small tweak in your routine can improve your outlook.Scott EblinTue, 01 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/07/habit-hacks-make-difference/87571/Management - Executive CoachPhotoSGH/Shutterstock.comThe Three Things You Can Controlhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/06/three-things-you-can-control/87412/How to recover your emotional balance when life takes a sharp turn.Scott EblinFri, 27 Jun 2014 10:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/06/three-things-you-can-control/87412/Management - Executive CoachWassana Mathipikhai/Shutterstock.comTwo Minutes That Will Make You Feel More Relaxedhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/06/two-minutes-will-make-you-feel-more-relaxed/87052/If your feeling stressed, here’s one way to rest and digest.Scott EblinMon, 23 Jun 2014 17:17:54 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/06/two-minutes-will-make-you-feel-more-relaxed/87052/Management - Executive CoachPhotoXpressAccepting the Help When You Need It Mosthttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/06/accepting-help-when-you-need-it-most/86596/Life-changing challenges can strengthen your connections at home and work.Scott EblinTue, 17 Jun 2014 16:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/06/accepting-help-when-you-need-it-most/86596/Management - Executive Coachsezer66/Shutterstock.comWhat Good Did You Do You Today?http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/06/what-good-did-you-do-you-today/86104/Ask someone, and the answer might inspire a new connection.Scott EblinMon, 09 Jun 2014 17:20:29 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/06/what-good-did-you-do-you-today/86104/Management - Executive CoachFirma V/Shutterstock.comWhy You Should Be Brief and How to Do Ithttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/06/why-you-should-be-brief-and-how-do-it/85840/Keep in mind, your audience is drowning in the information flood.Scott EblinThu, 05 Jun 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/06/why-you-should-be-brief-and-how-do-it/85840/Management - Executive CoachLYphoto/Shutterstock.comAre You a Segmenter or an Integrator?http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/06/are-you-segmenter-or-integrator/85627/Work-life balance is a myth, but it still helps to set boundaries.Scott EblinMon, 02 Jun 2014 16:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/06/are-you-segmenter-or-integrator/85627/Management - Executive CoachElena Elisseeva/Shutterstock.com3 Must-Do’s for Leading Through Changehttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/05/3-must-dos-leading-through-change/85351/When restructuring gets tough, real managers don’t run and hide.Scott EblinThu, 29 May 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/05/3-must-dos-leading-through-change/85351/Management - Executive Coachcarlo fornitano/Shutterstock.comWhat Does Your Boss Really Want From You?http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/05/what-does-your-boss-really-want-you/85051/A three-step process for understanding the expectations.Scott EblinFri, 23 May 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/05/what-does-your-boss-really-want-you/85051/Management - Executive Coach JrCasas/Shutterstock.comWhy Leaders Need to Learn How to Get Angry Without Being Stupidhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/05/why-leaders-need-learn-how-get-angry-without-being-stupid/84544/Three ways to avoid crossing the line.Scott EblinFri, 16 May 2014 09:10:17 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/05/why-leaders-need-learn-how-get-angry-without-being-stupid/84544/Management - Executive CoachBlueSkyImage/Shutterstock.comNothing Changes Until You Dohttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/05/nothing-changes-until-you-do/84397/How to train that inner critic to lighten up.Scott EblinWed, 14 May 2014 10:55:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/05/nothing-changes-until-you-do/84397/Management - Executive Coachromrf/Shutterstock.com