May 5th. At this time each year I think back to an earlier life and a Mad Men style Cinco De Mayo offsite meeting. Picture this: An entire company of 100+ people goes to work and then leaves almost immediately. Those folks on the clock
You trust your intuition. It's based on your experiences, facts from your history and evidence. Your intuition is your "truth". When making a decision you consult with your intuition. Yet, your intuition has failed you. When using your intuition, you piece experiences together. It's an
It's Tuesday morning, you make your coffee, you enter the meeting room, get settled. Then BAM it hits you like Rocky famously punching Apollo in their rematch. Right in the face. You've been reorganized within the company. Your boss has changed, your team has changed
Millions of people appreciated Prince’s talent, respected his privacy, and were devout super fans.
There’s no question that his passing affects millions of people who related to him in the 80’s and 90’s right up until today. He left a mark. A positive force
You're trying to improve sales results. You're trying to decrease expenses. You're looking for that next innovation. Regardless of your organization's current goal, the outcome is often the same. A chain of unintended impacts that are negative and unsettling.
An ambitious goal in one area of
Recently I was asked to address a class of high school students on Career Day at The Career High School, a bright, clean magnet school in New Haven, CT. Great, but there was just one little problem. My presentation was scheduled for the last