What do you do when you’re stuck? You know, when no matter how hard you try you just can’t make it work. And it seems like there’s really no way the things going to work. Alan Kay said that "perspective
Is what you do designed to reach the masses? Or a carefully selected niche? Are you attempting to be all things to all people? Or have you chosen a target and then designed what to do to reach that target?
Wondering what has your change initiative stalled? It could be one of the three killers of continuous self-renewal. Take a look at this deadly lineup: The first is the tendency of management teams to deny or ignore the need for
You’re getting ready to launch a new program or initiative. You’ve brainstormed the creative elements. You’ve put together the team that will run it. You’ve even begun to develop the marketing concept (you may not call it the "marketing concept,"
Don’t know about you, but I’m always in the market for productivity help. Don’t have an assistant. Have enough attention deficit to always be interested in something just outside my peripheral vision, and love learning about new things. Potentially a
Ever think about the concept of "forfeiting the future"? Sometimes when I read a line it almost causes a shiver. Check out this line from Hamel’s, The Future of Management. Sometimes the real hurdle to renewal is not a lack
Today was the day that the decorations came out of their boxes. Hard to sit out on the patio on that day. So instead, I took charge of the front yard. I’ve been looking forward to wrapping the dwarf palms.
Gary Hamel’s newest is in the briefcase right now. Interesting stuff. I have to say I really enjoyed Leading the Revolution. The Future of Management is off to a great start. Already quite a few ideas that will lead to
Tomorrow’s the day! Hope you have a great one! In the meantime, there’s lots to do around here to get ready. I’m already hungry for the great Greenberg Turkey. Nothing says "Thanksgiving" like the smoky, peppery taste of Greenberg. Well,
Don’t know if you’ve caught this yet, but there’s an interesting and FREE podcast of the sessions from the recent Personal Branding Summit. Some really good stuff on here. I listened to Phil Gerbyshak’s talk this morning. Very helpful. If