About Bob Tallon

Bob Tallon has earned a national reputation for the last 25 years as an executive coach, writer, teacher, and corporate trainer. He focuses on executive coaching, life coaching, team building, and emotional intelligence assessment and training. Bob is the author of THE ENNEAGRAM CONNECTION: Using the Enneagram and Emotional Intelligence to Transform Work and Personal Relationships (Presence Press, 2016) and co-author of AWARENESS TO ACTION: The Enneagram, Emotional Intelligence, and Change. (University of Chicago Press, 2008), He has written extensively on how personality and emotional intelligence can enhance effectiveness and fulfillment in all aspect of living. He is a sought after executive and personal coach and works with small as well as Fortune 500 companies and non-profits such as Goodrich ISR, UTC, the USDA, and Kantar Health. For information on coaching and team building services and to read Bob’s blogs visit www.bobtallon.com

Living a Situational Life

Imagine if you never changed your communication or decision-making style, that it was always the same, regardless of circumstances. You’d be similar to Star Trek’s Mr. Spock, who was always predictable, and in his case, always logical, unemotional, and factual. He frustrated his opposite: the passionate, emotional, and intuitive Captain Kirk. Kirk was just as [...]

By | May 5th, 2016|Articles|0 Comments

The Enneagram and A Clash of Cultures

This is a story about cultural differences, the challenges they create for achieving team results, and how the Enneagram can help. I was recently asked to help Brad, a company president, an American, and a type Three, to take over a smaller British company that had been acquired by his company. The British company, let’s [...]

By | April 14th, 2016|Articles|1 Comment