August 17, 2020

Be Yourself—Everyone Else Is Taken: What We Can Learn from Tim Cook at Apple

The August 8th issue of the Wall Street Journal featured an article called “How Tim Cook Made Apple His Own.” I was immediately drawn to this piece because I know […]
August 10, 2020

Good Leaders Choose Character, Not Comfort

There are numerous times in a person’s life when they are at a crossroads. One road is marked comfort. The other road is marked character. When people are asked which […]
August 3, 2020

The Mid-Year Employee Check-In: Why It Matters and How to Do It

Over the years, with the companies I am part of, we have put in place a mid-year check-in with all employees. It starts with me checking in with my direct […]
July 27, 2020

We All Lose Eventually. What Matters Is How We Handle It.

No one goes undefeated. We will all face a disappointment, failure, or some other form of loss at one time or another. How a loss is handled says a great […]
July 20, 2020

Taking the High Road: How Employees Leave an Organization Really Matters

In every organization, there will be situations in which the “fit” is not right for some employees. As a result, employees are let go. In other cases, employees may decide […]