4/19/17 -Training Industry: Pause and Inquire: The Core of Leadership Training

This article in Training Industry outlines two of the foundational aspects of Dr. Brendel's PITTA Model  for Executive Coaching: Pause and Inquire. The actions help leaders to step back and further access a situation…

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4/6/17 -Inside Higher Ed: How Coaching Can Help

Leading Minds Associate Stefan Kalt, PhD recently published an article about  using coaches effectively in Academia. Read to get insights into how coaches can improve life for academics at all levels, and for more about…

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3/24/17 -Huffington Post: Leadership Development: Overcoming Limiting Beliefs and Behaviors

In this article, Dr. Brendel describes "PITTA", a 5-step process he developed to empower positive cognitive and behavioral changes in the workplace. PITTA is one of several models executive coaches can draw upon to help…

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3/10/17 – LinkedIn Pulse: How the Human Quotient Improves Careers and Companies

Dr. Brendel and Ryan Stelzer of Strategy of Mind co-authored this post on LinkedIn Pulse introducing the Human Quotient. The Human Quotient is  both a metric by which companies can assess their employees and a set of…

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2/1/17 – MetroWest Daily News: Differing management styles for Pats, Sox

Now and then, I receive calls from reporters who are interested in my opinions as an Executive Coach or Psychiatrist. I am always happy to talk about a wide range of interests, but I particularly enjoyed working with…

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12/21/16 – NCR Silver: 4 Ways Meditation Can Make You a More Effective Business Owner

In this post on NCR Silver, Allison Abrams, LCSW-R (our NYC-based mindfulness expert) explains the impact of meditation on the lives of business owners.

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12/16/2016 – Huffington Post: What Every New Leader Needs To Know

This article, co-authored by David Brendel, Md, PhD and Allison Abrams, LCSW-R outlines the "4 Ms" model of leadership training that is used in our practice to help leader's minds grow. (What Every New Leader Needs To…

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10/11/2016 – Huffington Post: Coaching Executives to Regulate Their Emotions: The Role of Mindfulness Strategies

For most executives, the ability to recognize and regulate their emotions is an important part of their success. This Huffington Post blog discusses the use of mindfulness techniques to help executives better…

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5/16/2016 – Harvard Business Review: To Succeed as a First-Time Leader, Relax

In this Harvard Business Review blog post, I discuss a method I use in my executive coaching practice to help new managers succeed. The method focuses on four crucial areas and the importance of some of the related hard…

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09/30/2016 – Huffington Post: Stepping Into a Strategic Leadership Role: Lessons from Ancient Chinese Philosophy

Chinese philosophers have much to offer the modern executive. This Huffington Post blog post discusses one of the important concepts offered by Chinese sages: wu-wei -- the idea of succeeding by learning to try not to…

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