Early in Marshall Goldsmith's consulting career, his mentor gave him some very good advice that launched him into a wildly-successful career as the planet's top executive coach. Marshall was also just named #1 Leadership Thinker at a ceremony in London. He know's his stuff - and then some.
Here is the crux of the coaching Marshal's mentor gave him. Check it out and then go over to Marshall's personal blog for the full story.
Mentor to Marshall... "I’m going to give you two options: Option A: Continue to be angry, negative, and judgmental. If you chose this option, you will be fired. Option B: Start having some fun. Try to make a constructive difference in a way that is positive for you and the people around you. Life is short. Start having fun. Which option will you choose?”
Read the full article here - it's an invaluable lesson for all of us.
Martin Fox with the Game Changer Network
Martin Fox is a Cornell & Columbia trained Organizational Psychologist and award-winning global expert in leadership, change, and high performance.