Falling Off the Bicycle!

Falling Off the Bicycle!

I recently took a vacation to Key West and tried to cram a lot  into a few days. It was one of those,  visit eight European countries in four-day types of trips. One day I rode my bicycle  all over the Conch Republic, paddle boarded for two hours, and visited museums....
Throwing the Bouquet!

Throwing the Bouquet!

I was recently on a flight and sat next to newlyweds on their way to their honeymoon. I asked about the wedding, and they were excited to share their joy through a vivid description of the event. Join me…and no need to get dressed up! Just imagine, you are...
An HR Horror Story – Passion vs. Policy!

An HR Horror Story – Passion vs. Policy!

I am a vegan, yes, one of “those” folks who gets excited over a head of broccoli. I frequent restaurants that allow me to use a platter for my salad. As a “regular”, I know the employees and they know me. I recently visited one of my favorite...
LONELY LUNCH

LONELY LUNCH

I recently developed and trained a class for senior leaders titled “Building High Performance Teams”. The discussions were lively and focused on leadership skills, team dynamics, engagement, coaching, and the relationship matrix. When discussing teams, I stated that...
Resolutions…AGAIN!!

Resolutions…AGAIN!!

The holidays are behind you and perhaps so are the New Year’s resolutions you have made for your business. Deep sigh. Like most leaders we create strategic, people, financial, marketing, and technology plans to accomplish during the year, and then life gets in...

The Domino Effect, Not If – but When!

Every year we create a “year in review” for our clients to summarize wins and areas of opportunity. A consistent theme surfaced this year, the area that was most often neglected in organizations was contingency planning. To set context, contingency planning is the...