10 Stupid Things Smart Leaders Do

“Stupid is as stupid does.” Forest Gump The danger of stupid is it seems smart. Smart people do stupid things. You must quit doing stupid things to make room for smart things. The… Continue reading

4 Things You Need to Quit Now

The first thing you need to quit is lying to yourself. Everyone who rejects their humanity lives a lie. Superman and Wonder Woman only exist in comic books. Arrogance destroys you, but you… Continue reading

How to Mentally Prepare for Your Next Meeting in only 3-Minutes

People who run from one meeting to the next end the day wondering what they got done. You will lead better if you give yourself three minutes to mentally prepare for the next… Continue reading

20 Questions You Can Use to Audit Personal Energy

“Being an energizer is 4X more important than your title, position in a hierarchy, position in an influence network, or your position in an information network.” Kim Cameron Teams with one deadbeat suffer… Continue reading

Initiative: 4 Ways to Act without Permission

New ideas always encounter resistance. Success requires initiative. Leaders act without permission. There’s too much permission-asking in organizations. You’ve been asking permission all your life. It began when you were a kid. How… Continue reading

5 Steps to Transform Your Life

The longer you go the wrong way, the more unlikely your best life becomes. Don’t wait for the perfect boss, job, or opportunity. Take responsibility for personal transformation. Take charge of your trajectory… Continue reading