(530) 467-5690 Chris@TeachU.com

Why Don’t THEY get It?

Playing Taps.   You’ve got a clear vision of the company’s direction. You know exactly where you want to go. Why in the heck is half the organization going in a different direction at any one time? Why did sales do that? Why is marketing...

Shrink ‘Em!

Fix it!   I saw an article yesterday that hit a nerve. It said you’ve got some depressed or stressed employees at your business. All businesses have them. It’s your responsibility to pay for therapy.   This kind of thinking makes me want to...

An Experiment

It’s not as big as it looks.   We’ve all seen this illusion. The full moon is rising huge over the horizon. It’s unusually big and dramatic.   It’s not real. No kidding. Here’s an experiment you can do yourself. In fact, the...

Fear

What scares you?   The fear of being different is scaring the heck out most managers. If I try something bold and it fails, I’ll get too much negative attention. Better play it safe. Better stick to the rules. Better do it the way it has always been done....

Too Important. Sorry.

I apologize. It’s blunt and offensive.   I saw this “spoof” ad on theonion.com and was immediately struck by a sharp edge of the blunt message. It’s like a paper cut. The message is far too important to overlook so I decided to use the...