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Business Consulting

To See the Future More Clearly, Find Your Blind Spots

The past year was challenging and most leaders could not have accurately predicted what 2020 would bring. The ability to anticipate challenges and to plan for unforeseen circumstances are key to a leader's success. The following article on understanding and finding our blind spots is interesting and certainly valuable as organizations plan for the future and as executives create their strategic plans. A worthwhile read!   Read More...

Leadership Will Change Forever After The Coronavirus Pandemic

What made a leader successful many years ago is unlikely to be as effective in today's world. Having worked with many different clients over the course of the past 6 pandemic months, I have seen a lot of evidence that this is true. This article presented an interesting perspective on leadership in these tumultuous times. Read More...

The 10 Biggest Business Trends For 2021 Everyone Must Be Ready For

2021 is coming and for most of us, we are hoping the light at the end of the tunnel not too far away. This year has forced a lot of change and transformation - Next year businesses will need to continue to strive to stay ahead of the curve. This perspective on the 10 biggest business trends for 2021 is relevant for most businesses and if nothing else, a great reminder. A very quick read. Read More...

HR Consulting

The Secret Recipe for Organizational Culture is no Recipe - Culture emerges from a variety of ingredients within your organization, and cookie-cutter approaches won’t get it right.

Finding talented people and keeping your stars - Two key objectives that many companies work hard at and and often find challenging. The company's culture contributes significantly to these goals - but how do you actually set and optimize your culture. It's not a cookie cutter approach and it is certainly something that requires leadership walking the walk and talking the talk. A worthwhile read! The secret recipe for organizational culture is no recipe (strategy-business.com)   Read More...

Leadership Will Change Forever After The Coronavirus Pandemic

What made a leader successful many years ago is unlikely to be as effective in today's world. Having worked with many different clients over the course of the past 6 pandemic months, I have seen a lot of evidence that this is true. This article presented an interesting perspective on leadership in these tumultuous times. Read More...

There is Such a Thing as Too Much Freedom. The Challenge for Businesses is Finding a Balance in the Hybrid Working World.

How much freedom is the right amount? Is the freedom that can come with remote work good for productivity? Some companies are finding that there is such a thing as too much freedom. Such a timely article on a topic that many companies have and continue to be faced with in the times of COVID. Read More...

Professional Coaching

Revealing Leaders' Blind Spots

Most Executives/Leaders look to develop themselves and improve. Question is, are they working on the right things? This article points out there is often a significant disconnect between what they think they need to work on and what those with whom they work (peers, direct reports, and others in the organization) believe they need to work on. BLIND SPOTS! Good and important read! Read More...

Feeling Overwhelmed? Here's How These Entrepreneurs Stay Productive.

Ever wonder what is the secret of those people who should be overwhelmed but seem to have it all under control? What are their secrets to managing a never ending list of action items? I enjoyed reading about the tips these CEOs give for getting it all done (or rather, getting enough done). A good quick read Read More...

How to think like a CEO

I often think about the people I work with and what makes those that are in leadership roles stand out. This short article provides such an interesting perspective on the one thing that that is common to almost all successful CEOs....Are you curious what it is? Read More...