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Take a moment to keep up with The Bailey Group and let our influential professionals keep you up-to-date with what is going on in the world of business and executive leadership. Whether you prefer to digest your information in the form of informative blog posts, in-depth white papers, or engaging podcasts, we have you covered.

Heeding My Calling

One of my favorite quotes is from Frederick Buechner - “The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet.” I have long been intrigued by the notion of discovering one’s calling or true purpose in life – that each of us...

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Confession: I am a CEO… and I have a Coach

I meet with my coach on average twice per month. Three reasons: Her experience and insight on client, employee and personal situations are invaluable (she doesn’t make decisions for me, but acts as a sounding board and shares her experience). She reminds me of my...

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#1 Reason To Hire A CEO Advisor

It drives me up a wall to read popular articles about coaching CEOs. Case in point: a blog posting in the Huffington Post on Why CEOs Don’t Want Executive Coaching. In the blog, the author argues that coaches don’t make the case strongly enough to CEOs and other...

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The Power of Three for Business: Focus for CEOs

Would you refuse a $500,000 payday to give a one-hour speech because you were too busy? According to an article by Adrian Dayton that is exactly what Sir Richard Branson did. It seems that Sir Richard only focuses on three main priorities; speaking for a...

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Vigilance is the Price of Safety

As a Navy veteran, I have empathy for the crews of the U.S. Navy Western Pacific based ships that have experienced recent collisions and groundings. My experience, albeit from decades ago, has been echoed in the press and in private conversations I’ve had...

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Decisions, Decisions!

Decisions….Decisions…. I have been talking with many of my clients about decisions lately. Big, complex, uncertain, no-easy-answers decisions. The ones executives get to make about strategy, implementation, talent, and risk. Such decisions may be about...

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Why Do Business With The Bailey Group?

We recently interviewed several of our clients to get a better understanding of why they choose to work with us. At the risk of bragging a little, here’s what we learned: Trusted Advisors Many of our clients came to us through referrals from existing clients and cited...

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The Key to Acting Like a Business Owner

What does it mean for employees to act like business owners? If an employee acts like a business owner, is it a result of financial incentives, personality, or a combination of both? These questions came to mind while reading an article about Tony’s Diner in the...

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