Good Advice

Good Advice

If we took 20% of the advice that we think would be great for others and applied it to ourselves, we would be at least 100% more effective. Maybe even more. Consider some of the things you have advised others to do (or even in your head thought they should do). For...
Rule Number 1 for People Investments

Rule Number 1 for People Investments

Smart people think carefully about where to invest for the BEST returns. This is true for retirement investments and philanthropic investments. It is also true for people investments. The most important rule is to invest in your best. But who are the best? These are...

A Birthday Wish

I was on a zoom call recently as an invited panelist to speak on innovation and leadership in conjunction with an event called Africa Tech Week. Participants attended from all over Africa including Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa. In the course of the discussion, it...
YOUR Path to Win

YOUR Path to Win

While the US works through the political process of sorting out the electoral votes to win, take a moment and think about yourself. As a leader what is YOUR path to win? Better mastery of your time? A highly functioning executive team? A new strategic direction given...
Don’t Get Candy Crushed

Don’t Get Candy Crushed

A friend of ours is a flight attendant and she’s bored. She’s not bored because she is at home, she’s bored because of how her job has changed. She says her work today is just giving flight instructions. She doesn’t like the fact that she doesn’t get to interact with...