Mindblown: a blog about philosophy.

  • Making Decisions for Dummies

    Making Decisions for Dummies

    Are you having a tough time making good decisions in your career? Leading in the face of constant change is tough. Especially in this age of COVID-19, uncertainty is our norm. Being prepared in the face of uncertainty is necessary amidst the struggles of the national pandemic. Today, we will discuss some tips to help […]

  • Coaching Your Client To Action With SMART Goals

    Coaching Your Client To Action With SMART Goals

    When I’m working with busy professionals in my coaching practice, my clients often reach a point where they gain a deeper awareness of themselves and their current situation. Many are seeking growth and development and are exploring ways they can overcome a hurdle or create change in themselves or their organization and are eager to […]

  • We know why you want a Business Coach

    We know why you want a Business Coach

    Growing a business is one of the many tasks required of a start-up or entrepreneur, but there may also come a “tipping point” in your businesses where you have to make big decisions. In his book of the same name, author Malcolm Gladwell describes a tipping point as “that magic moment when an idea, trend, […]

  • CenTex Coaching Relocates to Temple, TX

    CenTex Coaching Relocates to Temple, TX

    (Killeen, TX) Topsarge Business Solutions announced the relocation of its training and coaching center in Temple, Texas to 319 S 1st Street. The center remains strategically located in the downtown area to facilitate our one-on-one coaching and mentoring programs and to assist us in working with individuals and organizations to grow leaders.  Our 1-year long […]

  • TBS Centex Coaching’s Dan Elder accepted into the Forbes Coaches Council

    Forbes Coaches Council Is an Invitation-Only Community for Leading Business and Career Coaches Jan 10, 2020-Killeen, TX Dan Elder, Founder/Managing Partner of Topsarge Business Solutions, has been accepted into Forbes Coaches Council, an invitation-only community for leading business and career coaches. Dan Elder was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth […]

  • Introduction to Professional Coaching (Video)

    Introduction to Professional Coaching (Video)

    What is coaching? ICF defines coaching as partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential. In this video, the International Coach Federation (ICF) offers an introduction to professional coaching, and explains the benefits of partnering with a coach to achieve your goals. International Coach […]

  • Survey and Assessment Interpretation

    Survey and Assessment Interpretation

    Using a Coach with 360° Data I believe that a participant is not likely to interpret 360 results in a meaningful, constructive, and proactive way without the help of a coach. -SANDRA MASHIHI, Interpreting 360-Feedback Results: WHO Should Do It?, Envisia Learning Taking part in personal assessments, surveys and using 360-degree multi-source feedback are all very […]

  • What is Professional Coaching like?

    What is Professional Coaching like?

    Sometimes a client in considering professional business coaching, but they don’t know what coaching session would be like. This is a short tutorial that we created to summarize some of the things we do with our clients. What is a Coaching Session Like? TBS Coaches work with our clients to focus on personal growth and development or […]

  • Coaching Markers by Professionals

    Coaching Markers by Professionals

    At TBS, our personnel follow the Professional Certified Coach Markers, as established by International Coach Federation. These are the competencies that are exhibited throughout each coaching conversation by our personnel: ➢ Competency 1: Ethics and Standards ➢ Competency 2: Creating the Coaching Agreement ➢ Competency 3: Creating Trust and Intimacy ➢ Competency 4: Coaching Presence ➢ Competency […]

  • Skillscope® the 360-degree Assessment tool

    Skillscope® the 360-degree Assessment tool

    Skillscope is a 360-degree assessment that provides individuals with straightforward, practical feedback on job related skills necessary for effectiveness in a management role. Skillscope’s simplicity – short survey and easy-to-read reports – also makes it an ideal first step for organizations that are new to the 360-degree assessment process. Special Features Based on research designed […]

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