Juicing the Orange

Started reading a cool new book yesterday: Juicing the Orange: How to Turn Creativity into a Powerful Business Advantage by Pat Fallon and Fred Senn, cofounders of Fallon Worldwide.  Fallon has been the source of some of the most creative

Silos, Politics and Turf Wars

Took a little time yesterday to read Patrick Lencioni’s newest book Silos, Politics and Turf Wars.  It’s another of Lencioni’s great business fables and a very fast read.  This one focuses on the story of a young business executive who

Drucker and Decisive Action

Got an wrinkle in your structure or strategy that just isn’t right?  We’re working through 7 Practices of Effective Ministry right now and I’m specifically thinking about practice #2, Think Steps, Not Programs.  The idea is to determine that each

Pull is the New Push

Have you begun to understand the paradigm shift the culture is undergoing?  For instance, when was the last time you looked up a phone number in the yellow pages?  Opened up your newspaper to the movie section to get the

The Culprit

Ok…TypePad is the real culprit.  The idea that posts don’t autosave along the way is ridiculous.  Ever worked really hard on something only to realize that the little beep you heard an hours ago was the sound of your dog