Box of Crayons Blog



My Least Favourite Manager!

I sat down with the nice folks at the American Management Association to talk about my all-time favourite manager…Well in this case, my LEAST favourite manager, and the powerful lesson I learned from working with him. It’s a three-minute video, and I Read More


A Four-Point Health Check for your Team

I’m watching World Cup Rugby at the moment. C’mon Australia! Down with England! Fear the All Blacks! It’s straightforward being in a sporting team. You know what your position is. You know what you’re expected to do. You know who’s Read More


The One Question That Rules Them All

Are you going to WBECS? It’s a coach-focused Summit, designed to help people build the quality of their coaching skills to deliver more value and results for those you coach. I’m pleased to be speaking at the 5th annual World Read More

Hangout With Us!

What are you doing on May 12th? If you’re in L&D, HR, leading transformation at your organization or a time-crunched manager, you might want to circle that date. I’ll be co-presenting with Jonathan Hill of Catalyst PLD and together we will Read More


Twofer Tuesday: On Coffee & Coaching

Have you joined our Tools for the Time-Crunch Manager LinkedIn group?  It’s designed to inspire and help you conquer the day-to-day challenges of your workday! We often share resources like this… Why it’s smart to buy someone a coffee (And, it’s Read More


Sabrina Hasham’s Hard Won Wisdom

Sabrina’s a high-energy, super smart and highly focused friend of Box of Crayons, who’s revolutionizing an approach to health care with her company CHAYA. We met when we both went for tennis lessons, and while neither of us are much Read More