I believe the world is full of potential. In people and organizations, potential lies fallow. My greatest satisfaction and happiness is driven unleashing potential.
Look around this site; you’ll find posts driven by this purpose. You can also find me around the web on the social sites below.
We don't cook meals by randomly throwing ingredients into the oven, yet we sometimes approach our businesses this way. We need a plan.
No business is the same, so the recipes must be adapted to the unique circumstances. This requires thought, planning, and testing. Sure, that sometimes this means failure, but with each failure comes refinement for success.
I've been tweaking these recipes for a while and leading teams to success.
Every organization has the potential for success. Most fail for lack of planning and measurement.
I'm not perfect by any means, but I've baked a lot of meatball cakes--enough to make the future betterImage used via creative commons license by Enric Martinez.
I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.Michael Jordan
“I didn’t have to wait to be picked, I picked myself.”Mark Schaefer
Your art is what you do when no one can tell you exactly how to do it. Your art is the act of taking personal responsibility, challenging the status quo, and changing people.Seth Godin
We typically don’t say, “I’m afraid.” In my experience in life, I will say, that those that identify their weakness and act are truly the strongest among us. Their vulnerability gives them strength greater than any overcompensation tactic
Everyone seems exasperated these days.
We are all designers. We must master the experiences we create.
I really wanted my love affair with the New Macbook to work. It just wasn’t meant to be. Here is my breakup letter. Even if you’re not a techie, I hope you’ll enjoy.
Recently, I realized that a few off-hand comments had a major impact on my journey. More importantly, I realized the power of the spoken words on the lives of those around us.
What is essential? What is important? Nourishing our bodies is no different than nourishing our souls. Sometimes we need to push away.
There are pat answers about what it means to be a leader, but what really matters to you. Here is a list of things that I like and dislike in leadership.