Just Do The Opposite.

“Pay more attention to what losers do wrong than to […]

Do Whatever It Takes.

If you read Stop Playing In The Kiddie Pool the other day, […]

Treading Water Is The Same As Drowning.

Many people today feel they are just ‘one bad decision […]

Are You Risk Averse? That’s Why You’re Going Nowhere.

I had a great session with one of my favorite […]

How to Live Your Dream When You’re Scared to Death.

Did something scare you today? This week? This year?

What really […]

Why Your Good Leadership Isn’t Great.

Good To Great. An incredible book by Jim Collins — relates how certain companies overcame their obstacles and pushed themselves from being just good companies to the stars of their industry. How they made the leap, what they did, and what they didn't do. How can you make the leadership leap with your team and go from just being a good leader (and that isn't bad at all) to a great leader? Here are some basic qualities most leaders use and how to kick each one up a notch to great:

Are You Crushing It Every Day?

“Love your family, work super hard, live your passion.” – […]

Top 3 Mistakes Made In Family Businesses.

I run Multi-Generational Peer Review Groups — and boy do we have fun discussing many issues inherent with family businesses — especially ones where the younger sons/daughters work for the older parents. And the parents have one foot out the door into retirement, yet they feel they need to keep active and still make decisions. Or they are still working 60-70 hours a week and never delegate key responsibilities to their sons/daughters.

The Secret To Getting Things Done.

Candidly, it hard to get things done. Of course, some things are easy, but many of them are quite difficult. We are always looking for ways to do things better, faster, and with less worry and work.

Years ago, I came upon one of the most simple and powerful quotes I’ve ever read. It’s from Mohandas Gandhi, who in his 78 years of life, gave us so many great quotes (and his actions too!).

“Action Expresses Priorities.”

That’s it. That’s MY secret to getting things done.

Think about it — All of your actions, […]

Dirty Little Secret: Dealing With Quick Thinkers

Are people thinking and making decisions faster than you? It might be you . . . or them.