Assessing versus Improving

Just as there is a big difference between knowing and doing, there is a huge difference between assessing and improving. Speaking to a large group of leaders recently, I asked how many there had taken the MBTI (aka Myers-Briggs) assessment.  Ninety percent of the...

Winning the Tour — and leaders

Sports metaphors abound in business, but the Tour de France (which recently concluded) offers some interesting perspectives for business leaders.  There are obvious similarities between the Tour and business, like the need for a captain and an intact team. There are...