Grab the Helm

Navigating with Purpose Charting a Course through Life’s Journey

In Grab the Helm, you‘ll learn the skills to take command of the moment and the life you were called to lead. You‘ll gain the insights and confidence to grab hold of the life you want and make a lasting impact on your team and organization. This transformative journey begins by asking yourself a simple yet profound question:

What is my purpose?
The answer will emerge as you work through the eight spokes of the author‘s Leading from the Helm model:

  • Purpose/Strategy
  • Self-Awareness/Leadership
  • Values/Culture
  • Crew/Team
  • Passion/Engagement
  • Talent/Process
  • Opportunity/Customer
  • Impact/Results

As you navigate this book, the focus will be on your unique individual helm. To gain a holistic understanding of its potential, you will also explore how this model works within the framework of a team, organization, group, and community. Using a collection of modern-day fables and proven, research-based techniques, Grab the Helm will give you the direction, clarity, and inspiration you need to chart a purposeful course through life‘s journey.

ISBN: 978-1-64543-796-3
SKU: 08-872-01
Categories:Amplify Publishing, Business and Finance, Leadership and Management, Inspiration and Personal Success, Self-Esteem and Personal Success

“More than ever in today’s fast-paced, ever-changing world, an organization requires leaders at all levels. Grab the Helm provides you and your team the necessary tools to develop the leadership skills that will give you a platform for growth and advancement. Organizations and individuals that demonstrate these skills will always be in demand, and will always advance toward achieving their desired goals.”— Bob Thele, Former President, CEO, Covey Leadership Center

“New author Dr. Robert Sicora is about to revolutionize the way we think about the intersection of leadership, engagement, and creating a culture of trust with his debut book, Grab the Helm. This is your playbook for building trust in your organization, setting sail on employee engagement, and facing the winds of change with your keel stabilized in purpose. This is not a book to be placed on a shelf. It is a practical guide with practical instructions on how to get your hands on the helm and steer toward success.”— Charles F. Montreuil, Senior Vice President Human Resources, Best Buy

Dr. Robert T. Sicora

Employee Engagement and Organization Performance Expert

Dr. Robert T. Sicora, founder of Sicora Consulting and creator of Leading from the Helm, is a recognized organization development and human resources thought leader, consultant, facilitator, and speaker. He brings more than thirty years of experience in business and consulting to his practice and has helped thousands of employees and leaders rediscover themselves and their organizations with his four main programs: Leading from the Helm, Discover the Leader Within, 8 Factors of Engagement, and Purposeful Culture of Trust.

With a background in strategic human resources, organization development, and process management, Dr. Sicora has successfully delivered results in multiple industries, including for-profit, nonprofit, academic, and government agencies, and small-, medium-, and large-growth companies. Specializing in strategy, organizational culture, trust, employee engagement, leadership development, and team effectiveness, Dr. Sicora’s aim is to provide every individual, team, organization, and community with a holistic and unique perspective on how to transform themselves and grow to their full individual and collective potential.