The funny thing about life and business is that when faced with an opportunity, most of us are quick to see the upside, yet few can articulate and evaluate risk. We all want the stars and the moon to align, bringing joy and happiness to all. A novel thought, yet a little unrealistic. Savvy leaders […]
In business as well as personal life, people make mistakes. In fact, some of the world’s most successful companies have made more than one. Yet for leaders, the wrong decision often comes with a big price tag and it can be tough to pick up the pieces financially after a colossal mistake. While no one […]
People dislike change; it’s a well-known fact. Yet in many ways, it’s the nature of the organization to resist change and folks will do pretty much anything to avoid it. Knowing that, it makes sense for the CEO or leader in charge to lead the initiative. Having a unified voice and a clear direction shows […]
I’ve said many times that life is a contact sport – it’s one of my favorite analogies. Everyone you meet, every single day represents a potential opportunity, personally or professionally, down the road. In fact, every single opportunity that I’ve had in my life has come from someone I knew, or from some relationship I […]
After 40-plus years in business, some of my most useful lessons stem not from formal education, but rather as a result of the encounters as experiences I have every single day. With that in mind, here are six tips for success that you won’t find in a business book.