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.
Ok…I don’t know if you’ve seen Bono’s acceptance speech at the NAACP Image Awards, but this is clearly an incandescent moment. I heard about it over at Leave It Behind and it is awesome. You’ve got to watch the whole
Have you ever really thought about the things that you just can’t not do? Preparing for a meeting where I’ll only play a color commentator role…I warned the presenter that there are times when I have great difficulty not saying
In the work I do I have a drawing that illustrates an important element of what might be thought of as Customer DNA. Here’s an example of it. Before I go any further, let me say this: This is a
Kent Shaffer has a great list of the top 22 churches in America over at over at Church Relevance. I love the way he’s developed the thinking. He took churches from 7 different lists compiled from 2004 – 2007, aggregated
When you prepare for what’s next, do you find yourself taking last year’s results and adding 10%? Do you set goals by looking at another organization’s trajectory and overlaying your dreams on top of it? Or maybe you just "know
Looking for some great ideas in leadership development? Or maybe you’re ready to develop a marketing strategy? churchrelevance.com points us to an interesting set of links to free online resources assembled by suite101 that are definitely worth checking out. For
There’s been a lot of talk in the last few years about "getting the right people on the bus". Even getting them in the right seats using something like the StrengthsFinder! Some of us, though, are finding that even after