Picked up what looks like will be a great book, What Got You Here Won’t Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful by Marshall Goldsmith. If you’re not familiar with Marshall, you’ve been missing out. For a
Everybody is reasonable aware of the importance of getting their message out to your customers. Some do it better than others. Honestly, some do it WAY better than others. Some know to do it but don’t really make the effort.
I’ve talked about TED several times in the last year or so. Great source for a very eclectic cast of speakers on a wide variety of topics. One of my readers pointed me to Pop!Tech, described as an East Coast
Tripped across a really good podcast today that honors Peter Drucker and it features Marshall Goldsmith, Frances Hesselbein, Tom Peters and David Maister. Very interesting stuff. Lots to learn in a conversation like this. You can listen in right here.
Is your business geared towards today’s realities? Maybe I need to debug a couple things. First of all, we ALL are in a business of some kind. It may not be "for-profit". You may not think of it as a
Every once in a great while I stumble across a way of saying something that is just perfect…at least to me. So often as I’m reading or listening what is hitting the synapses in my brain do nothing to trigger
Here’s a test of your analytical ability. And don’t worry…I’m just as much in this as you. We all are. Here’s the test: If you were walking through a subway tunnel, about to board your train, would you stop to
You’ve done the hard work of clarifying the win for your organization. And let’s say you’ve even clarified the win for each of the individual components of your operation. And let’s say that you’ve actually clarified the ultimate win. You
Ever wondered what the predictors of wild success are? Wouldn’t it be helpful if we could know on the front end how to spot what will succeed? One of the major conclusions of The Strategy Paradox is that one of
More and more I’m enjoying The Strategy Paradox by Michael Raynor. I’m finding so much to wrestly with…maybe that’s not your goal, but I love looking for ways of thinking (and then acting) that moves my team forward. If you’re