Richard LeKander, is founder and President of WorkGroup Resources, The Business Coaching Company. Since 1982, he has worked with hundreds of organizations world-wide, helping their executives and business teams to learn, innovate and master both personal and organizational issues. In 1998, he joined the Newfield Network as Vice-President and subsequently has taken on a leadership role in teaching others to become certified business coaches. Along with his executive coaching, public speaking and learning pursuits, Richard continues to develop new coaching practices to successfully intervene in organizational and business concerns. He is developing new distinctions and methods to enhance "Business Coaching" as a new profession. He has written numerous papers and articles on The WorkGroup Method, business process design and business coaching. His new book Coaching, the Newfield of Learning will be published this year. He personally coaches executives, leaders and high performance teams to produce outstanding results as well as personal well-being.