August 31, 2020

Are the Three Cs Holding You Back?

“We always get the short end of the stick.” Or, “We’re getting shafted…again!” Or, “Why do we draw the short straw?” For decades I have heard people make statements like […]
August 24, 2020

Quint’s Mailbox: Two Letters from Readers

Each week after my column appears, it is neat to see the reactions. It also leads to some questions and observations. This column is based on a couple of recent […]
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 […]