Four Pieces of Solid Gold Old School Advice for New School Millennials

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Most readers of this blog are business owners, execs, leaders, and managers looking for ideas and strategies for engaging and developing the emerging workforce. This particular post, however, is written for the emerging workforce, i.e. millennials. While this generation is not lacking in talent, many are somewhat deficient in the revered social skills, primarily because…

Life’s Golden Nuggets Are Reserved for Those Who Work Like a Dog

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My wife and I have three lazy dogs.   Given the choice, I know Ozzy, Olivia and Toby would like to be out chasing the deer, elk, and fox that run free in the mountains surrounding our house, but we can’t trust that they’ll come back so we don’t give them that freedom.  As a result,…

Without Execution, the Best Laid Plans of a Time-Crunched Leader Go Astray

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One of the questions that I am asked most frequently by business leaders after a presentation is this one: “With all I am pushed to do already, how am I ever supposed to find time to implement your ideas and tactics?” Time is, of course, the great equalizer. It’s the one resource that business owners,…