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, 01 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400Weird 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.comHow to Stop Freaking Out? Start By Breathinghttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/05/how-stop-freaking-out-start-breathing/83809/Getting to know your triggers and early warning signs can help you avoid panic.Diane EblinMon, 05 May 2014 17:06:36 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/05/how-stop-freaking-out-start-breathing/83809/Management - Executive Coach baranq/Shutterstock.comWhen Is ‘Good Enough’ Good Enough?http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/04/when-good-enough-good-enough/83305/In the real world there’s not enough time, or resources, to do everything 100 percent.Scott EblinMon, 28 Apr 2014 16:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/04/when-good-enough-good-enough/83305/Management - Executive CoachButter45/Shutterstock.com10 Reasons Smiling Is More Than Lip Servicehttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/04/10-reasons-smiling-more-lip-service/82885/When you’re a leader, if you smile, they’ll smile.Diane EblinMon, 21 Apr 2014 17:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/04/10-reasons-smiling-more-lip-service/82885/Management - Executive Coachhobitnjak/Shutterstock.comSolving the Time Management Dilemmahttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/04/digging-out-time-management-dilemma/82501/You’re way behind the curve in terms of raw numbers, so make mindful choices.Scott EblinTue, 15 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/04/digging-out-time-management-dilemma/82501/Management - Executive CoachGajus/Shutterstock.comWhy You Need to Learn to Lead Positivehttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/04/why-you-need-learn-lead-positive/82408/For starters, the brain is programmed to scan for what’s wrong rather than what’s right.Scott EblinMon, 14 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/04/why-you-need-learn-lead-positive/82408/Management - Executive CoachSanthosh Kumar/Shutterstock.com5 Ways to Optimize Your Operating Rhythmhttp://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/04/5-ways-optimize-your-operating-rhythm/82039/Know when you do your best work, and know your limitations.Scott EblinMon, 07 Apr 2014 16:32:23 -0400http://www.govexec.com/excellence/executive-coach/2014/04/5-ways-optimize-your-operating-rhythm/82039/Management - Executive Coach Gts/Shutterstock.com