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Creativity Second to Integrity Means…?

About 60% of CEOs polled cited creativity as the most important leadership quality, compared with 52% for integrity and 35% for global thinking. Creative leaders are also more prepared to break with the status quo of industry, enterprise and revenue models, and they...

Why I Still Don’t Give Team-building Seminars

When teams don’t function properly, there are issues at play that run far deeper than a seminar can address. (An already functional team can benefit from team-building) I’ve just finished reading “The Big Lie” [Buy the book below] which is...

Don’t Fear Being Imperfect. Fear Being Normal.

No, this post isn’t going to be perfect. I’ll flub some grammar. Some sentences may not be the best in terms of readability.  I’m a very busy guy and unless you’re looking for a writer, the tip I’m about to give you will outweigh the...

Failure Analysis

I believe it is very important to look closely at why things went wrong when things go wrong. We can learn from our mistakes. But how can you look closely at failure without your desire for ‘better’ devolving to a blame game? Before answering that...

A Bad Plan is Still Better Than No Plan—Usually

What are the goals of your business for the summer months? Have you made a plan or are you just hustling to get through each month? I know what I need to get done tomorrow. I will get those “must complete” items finished no matter how many interruptions...