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Doug Thorpe MBA, CLC, CEC

Small business owners will hit an invisible wall that can stall the growth of the company. The key reason there is a wall is that owners need to shift from manager to leader. The question is, how to do that?

Doug is a coach for CEOs and Senior Leadership Teams with 30 years of leadership experience. He is the president & CEO of Doug Thorpe Group. Doug is also a podcast host.

He helps owners understand the ways they need to reshape their thinking and attitude to make a successful break through the wall.

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How Does Personality Impact Your Leadership? &Raquo; Executive Coaching
How Does Personality Impact Your Leadership?

People talk about charismatic leaders having “big” personalities. Powerful leaders are often known as “Type A” personalities. We know about introverts and extroverts. But how does personali…

People talk about ch…

People talk about charismatic leaders having “big” personalities. Powerful leaders are often known as “Type A” personalities. We know about introverts and extroverts. But how does personality really impact your effectiveness as a manager or owner of a business? If we take away celebrity status from high paid CEOs and public figures, what else does personality have to do with how you run a business? For starters, I will argue LOTS! Anyone choosing to start a business or get promoted into management must face the challenge of influencing the people around them. Before you ope…

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Compassionate Leadership: Inspiring Individual Goals And Dreams | Ep268 &Raquo; Podcast 2
Compassionate Leadership: Inspiring Individual Goals and Dreams | Ep268

Unleashing Potential: The Intersection of Leadership and Personal Growth in Business I had the pleasure of sitting down with Matt Shoup, a multifaceted entrepreneur and business coach from Colorado. M…

Unleashing Potential…

Unleashing Potential: The Intersection of Leadership and Personal Growth in Business I had the pleasure of sitting down with Matt Shoup, a multifaceted entrepreneur and business coach from Colorado. Matt’s ... The post Compassionate Leadership: Inspiring Individual Goals and Dreams | Ep268 appeared first on Leadership Powered by Common Sense.

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Maximizing Your Return on Invested TIME

Many years ago, a business coach and mentor I knew named Gerry Fusco introduced me to a phrase he invented. Return on invested time (ROIT). As business owners and leaders, we know about ROI, ROE, E…

Many years ago, a bu…

Many years ago, a business coach and mentor I knew named Gerry Fusco introduced me to a phrase he invented. Return on invested time (ROIT). As business owners and leaders, we know about ROI, ROE, EBITDA, SDE, etc. But have you ever spent any waking hours measuring ROIT? We make plans, build budgets, measure KPIs, and do many other quantitative things to assess business performance yet we seldom ask about the time we spend and the return on THAT! However, time is the one thing that can be the most valuable commodity you manage. Or does time manage you? There are so many related questio…

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Achieving Top Performance In Leadership: Insights From A Former Hospital President &Raquo; Podcast 2
Achieving Top Performance in Leadership: Insights from a Former Hospital President

The Journey to Executive Coaching Hello everyone, I’m Doug Thorpe, your host at “Leadership Powered by Common Sense,” and today I want to share with you some profound insights from ... The post …

The Journey to Execu…

The Journey to Executive Coaching Hello everyone, I’m Doug Thorpe, your host at “Leadership Powered by Common Sense,” and today I want to share with you some profound insights from ... The post Achieving Top Performance in Leadership: Insights from a Former Hospital President appeared first on Leadership Powered by Common Sense.

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It’s Hard To Recognize Boredom In Super Top Performers &Raquo; Podcast 2
It’s Hard to Recognize Boredom in Super Top Performers

Unveiling the Human Side of Leadership: Insights from Vanessa Broers Hello, fellow leaders and aspiring change makers! I’m Doug Thorpe, your guide on the journey to enlightened leadership through my…

Unveiling the Human …

Unveiling the Human Side of Leadership: Insights from Vanessa Broers Hello, fellow leaders and aspiring change makers! I’m Doug Thorpe, your guide on the journey to enlightened leadership through my ... The post It’s Hard to Recognize Boredom in Super Top Performers appeared first on Leadership Powered by Common Sense.

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