If your boss calls himself a leader… If executives refer to themselves as The Leadership… If a leadership committee or council exists in your workplace… If you are required to attend leadership meetings… …then you don’t work for leaders. Being…
Here’s Why They Reject Your Ideas

  In order to recognize creativity in others, they must have some degree of creativity. If something is totally outside of their experience, they tend to ignore it. Everything now accepted was once ridiculed. In the business world today it’s not familiarity… but curiosity that…
The Six Word Dream Killer

  “I Just Don’t Feel Like It”. Nobody just feels like it. There aren’t too many people who wake up and say, “I can’t wait to start the struggle against conventional wisdom.”  The trick I think isn’t to ‘just do…
When Is Your Job Not A Job?

(image from google:life archive)   Your job isn’t a job when you’re not in it for the paycheck. It’s not a job when you’ve accomplished something. Your job is not a job when Mondays aren’t something you dread. Your job is not a job when…
Trust Your Gut – Not Your Data

  Data doesn’t tell you what happens next. Yes, it will give you a history of past performance and human nature being what it is… ..may reveal what people will likely do. But if there is one thing data cannot help…
Success Is A Drug

  Success is a drug. Once you’ve experienced success all you want to do is keep being successful. You want more success and you’ll do anything to get it. and anything to keep it. And then you’re hooked. -m