Culture Is Your Business!

Culture Is Your Business!

Every year I create a year in review for clients to recap wins, accomplishments, and create the focus for next year. A common theme emerged in all companies this year, a focus on culture and engagement!  The leader would ask, “People are leaving, how do we...
RESTRAINT!

RESTRAINT!

I recently went on a trip to Florida and drove across Alligator Alley from Miami to Naples. I am fascinated by alligators and hoped to see one lazing on the side of the road with a big smile, waiting for me. Instead, all I saw was highway and wire fences keeping the...
Keep Your Hands On the Wheel!

Keep Your Hands On the Wheel!

Just imagine your business is like a car. You are driving forward, focused on the road in front of you, and intent on reaching your destination. Along the way, there are signs and points of interest that grab your attention. A billboard reads, “In ten miles purchase...
The Skills Suitcase!

The Skills Suitcase!

Just imagine, you carry a suitcase with you everywhere you go. As you get older the suitcase gets heavier and heavier. Perhaps the outside of the suitcase has stickers that represent the places you have visited and the experiences you have had through your lifetime....
The Light at the End of the Tunnel

The Light at the End of the Tunnel

We thought it would only be a few weeks in quarantine. Three weeks turned into three months. Three months turned into nine months, and now… This year the “What the Hecht?” blogs have held similar themes. When you do not know what the future holds, you look...