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Want Innovation?

To innovate, you must make.Innovation happens closest to where the making is happening. We are losing our edge in this country because we are not getting serious about making. Yes, we can endlessly debate WHY so much of our manufacturing has moved to China....

Fail Harder

I just came across this in a book I’m reading. This, Fail Harder, is a response to a question on the wall at Facebook. The question is, “what would you do if you had the courage?”¬† Fail Harder Good answer. The book in which that occurs is excellent...

One Word Can Kill Your Business

There’s a word out there when used at the wrong time can kill your business. It’s a word used all the time. It is a positive word under most circumstances. What is it? The word is “yes”. Start with the “yes” man. David Hume said if...

Communicate or Die

The most damaging disease in your business is caused by a very virulent organism called Commincato Lacktorium. This organism enters the host by way of a carrier, generally a co-worker and often a superior. The disease tends to spread laterally and down through an...