Leading Teams - The Art of an Effective Meeting


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Will Pemble is the founder of Goal Boss, an innovative executive coaching and leadership consulting firm that specializes in transforming managers into leaders and groups into teams by providing the tools, strategies and techniques to build enduring success with our coaches and clients. He is also the author of the book “Goal Boss: The Art & Science of Getting Stuff Done.” Will has crafted the art of building and running an efficient and productive meeting. In this episode, Will unpacks his highly successful process with exercises that you can take today and use with your team tomorrow.

What You’ll Learn in This Episode:

  • Why curiosity is a key ingredient in both business and personal life
  • The ground rules essential to a productive meeting
  • The “do’s and don’ts” to conducting a purposeful meeting
  • What happens when we “let things simmer” vs immediate reaction
  • How colors impact our intake of information
  • Why ownership is crucial to task completion and how to hold others accountable
  • Strategies to hit a problem head on as a team


Internet pioneer Will Pemble built and sold Web.com, one of the largest web hosts on earth. As a Top 100 Domain Name Millionaire and serial entrepreneur, Will has been building and growing businesses of all shapes and sizes for over 25 years. In addition to Web.com, Will built and sold a national technical training company, and one of the first Internet Service Providers in San Francisco. Through his executive and personal consulting and coaching, Will brings his passion for giving back to millions of people in person and online.

Will's success extends well beyond the business world. Known worldwide as “CoasterDad,” Will and his kids have built several backyard roller coasters which have been featured on Good Morning America, Discovery Channel, CBS News, NBC News, ABC News, and dozens of television shows worldwide.

Will has been featured in hundreds of online media outlets, including AOL.com, Hackaday.com, Popular Science, Popular Mechanics, Make Magazine, Edutopia, to name a few.

When people look at Will’s life, they frequently comment on how they wish they could live like him. The methods and tools he’s developed to achieve success and the techniques he continues to use to expand his life are all described, taught, and delivered in the many business, leadership, and peak performance workshops, seminars, and events Will delivers.

Will's dynamic style, his broad experience, and his insane enthusiasm for business, family and life itself bring out the very best in the leaders and teams he coaches. As a facilitator and keynote speaker, Will's feedback scores consistently rank in the 94th percentile, setting him apart from industry colleagues and peers alike.

Will coaches his clients on employee recruiting, onboarding, and retention, as well as peak performance, personal improvement, breakthrough leadership, team dynamics, scaling up, web strategy, branding, marketing, and business operations.

An avid learner, Will has earned certifications as a Stockbroker, Flight Instructor, Certified Product Manager, Technical Trainer, Commercial Pilot, Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, Cisco Certified Network Associate, Certified Professional Behavioral Analyst, and forklift operator, to name a few. He lives in Connecticut and California, where his hobbies include hiking, cycling, rowing, backyard roller coaster engineering, and recreational vehicle manufacturing.










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