WORRY? Y?

WORRY? Y?

December 31, 1999- Chicago, Illinois I am walking home after a wonderful New Year’s Eve dinner filled with great food, great wine, laughter, reminiscing, and lots of love. My fiancé and I wanted to get home before midnight to welcome the New Year with our...
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...
This is Scary!

This is Scary!

This is frightening! This is scary! Halloween? No, MANAGING PERFORMANCE AND PROVIDING FEEDBACK! I recently asked a client how his new hires were doing, and he responded, “They are doing well but are not very consistent. They take a long- time cleaning apartments,...