Posts Tagged: leadership quotes

A Leadership Guru Talks About the Value of Peer Group Coaching

Monday, February 8th, 2016 | By: Mike Donahue

“A Japanese Zen master during the Meiji era received a visitor who came to inquire about Zen. The Zen master served his guest tea. He poured his visitor’s cup full, but then kept on pouring. His visitor watched the overflow with alarm until he could no longer control himself. “The cup is overfull. No more can go in it!” he cried out. “Like this cup,” the Zen master replied, “you…

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Six Quotes for Leaders to Ponder

Monday, July 14th, 2014 | By: Mike Donahue

I collect stuff. I have a hard drive full of articles, poems, quotes and pithy comments made by the famous and not so famous. Most come from books I’ve read and speakers who have addressed my leadership groups over the years. Over the July 4 holiday weekend, I went through my collection of quotes. I was pleasantly surprised at how often I refer to them in my executive coaching sessions…

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