The Domino Effect, Not If – but When!

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...
When Someone Seems a Little “Off”

When Someone Seems a Little “Off”

For the first time since World War I, the life expectancy for Americans has declined — a troubling development linked to drug abuse, addiction, suicide, and worsening health problems in the United States. I was recently asked to write an article to help leaders deal...
Too Much On My Plate

Too Much On My Plate

When I go to a buffet and have every choice available, I can’t decide if I should start with the appetizer or dessert, so I take everything. My eyes are always bigger than my stomach. I can hear my mom saying, “think of the starving children…” and that voice in my...
Everybody Needs Rules!

Everybody Needs Rules!

Color in the lines. Don’t talk to strangers. Eat your vegetables. Don’t text and drive. Follow the speed limit. Do not enter. Show up on time. Wear appropriate dress code. Record all hours worked. You get the idea! These rules are common in our life and in the...