Build Opportunity Zones

Build Opportunity Zones

In real estate, Opportunity Zones are areas prioritized for development by the government and provide special tax advantages for investors. The idea is to create more opportunity for those who live in those communities. A leader should think about their team and...
Charlie Munger and Being You

Charlie Munger and Being You

Charlie Munger, Warren Buffet’s partner at Berkshire Hathaway, passed away this week at the age of 99. People loved him because of his deep insights and cutting wit. He was what he was and nobody could ever excuse him of not being genuine. Just like there are a...
Give It Your All

Give It Your All

Every leader and every business goes through challenge. Some have even said that business is like war without the bullets.While there are a ton of people rooting for you, there’s lots of people working against you (your competition) and lots that have their own...
Be Grateful for Your Gifts

Be Grateful for Your Gifts

Never reject one of your gifts. We all have many gifts and a leader should lean into as many of them as they can. Leaders should also encourage each of their team members to do the same. Just because something comes easy or natural to you doesn’t mean it’s not...
Success Decisions

Success Decisions

Improving is not always about learning. You can also improve by DECIDING. A leader can improve by learning or honing skills like: how to give feedback, run an effective meeting, link culture to performance, read the financials, interview for fit, or lead through...
Red Flags

Red Flags

You know I like to collect colorful words, phrases, and metaphors to make a point. This one comes from Vic Valliere at CCS Presentation Systems: “Everyone has red flags in their pockets.” What this means is that every member of the team is here to help each other… and...