Colin Potter: Extraordinary Leader
Colin Potter has a passion for intersecting the strategic and analytical with the creative and human. This has manifested into 10 years of leadership experience providing brands a strong value proposition & cultivating deep relationships with their team. Colin's capacity for love and kindness is astounding and he creates success, everywhere he goes.
What is Empathic Leadership?
“Empathic Leadership is taking the initiative to understand someone else's point of view. Treating others the way they want to be treated; not the way that I want to be treated.”
What skills or competencies did you enhance through the coaching process?
“I'm so proud to have enhanced my self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, & relationship management.”
Share an example of a goal that you have realized as a result of coaching.
“I had a goal of better understanding & improving my Self-Management. It's been a gift to better understand my emotions to stay flexible & positively direct my behavior. Feelings are not facts!"
What do professionals need to start anticipating as the change needed to be a strong leader?
“It's a blend of personal competence with social competence, while leading with trust & empathy.”
Describe Michael Sgro as a professional coach.
“Michael is wonderful & one-of-a-kind. He has a deep care & belief in the individuals he works with. Everyone would benefit from Michael's knowledge & wisdom.”
Anything else you want to share about leadership?
“Leadership is applicable to all areas of life (both personally & professionally). It's a constant evolution!”
Our mission is to coach extraordinary leaders and to develop empathy as a core competency. We work with business owners, nonprofit organizations, professionals, universities and community members who are facing challenges in their personal and professional effectiveness or want to reach their full capacity as a leader.