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LESSONS FROM WORLD CHAMPIONS

by admin on September 16, 2014

  When you really think about it, building a team for your company is a lot like rebuilding a sports team. And the fun part? You get to be the General Manager! And unless your business is like the New York Yankees and you can afford to throw money at your industry’s top performers, you’ll ...

The 6 Point One-On-One Process

by admin on September 02, 2014

The purpose of One-On-One Coaching Meetings (see more on what it is here) is to maintain focus on achieving the goal (something of value) and to provide the necessary levels of direction, development and support with people that report directly to you.  When  implemented, this process will make each or your direct reports more focused ...

A (Vivid) Vision of Your Company

by admin on August 18, 2014

  I’ve worked with a lot of young, ambitious entrepreneurs in my time as a business coach and mentor. They are a diverse group, from tech savvy Silicon Valley insiders to CEOs of major blue chip companies. They’ve wanted a lot of different things, from more press to a better corporate culture. But underneath it all, ...

A Stark, Clear, Vivid Vision…

by admin on August 11, 2014

Have you ever observed an athlete right before a competition? The next time you watch the Olympics take a look at the high jumpers.  You’ll see many of them standing very still just before they start running to the bar.  Then they’ll close their eyes and you’ll see their head bobbing up and down as ...

Hugs Matter More Than Your Products or Services…

by admin on July 25, 2014

Do you hug your customers ?  Even virtually ?  Watch this – and you may start to…  ...

Neutron Jack

by admin on July 08, 2014

  Jack Welch, the former CEO of GE, may have been nicknamed “Neutron Jack” for his reputation of restructuring companies and firing people at warp speed. However, he was also brilliant at building teams. He didn’t fire indiscriminately, and to those he kept on board, he was fiercely loyal. In many ways he was fantastic ...

Title Creep is Nuts…

by admin on June 30, 2014

  20 years ago, a VP or C-level title meant everything.  Now it seems, Gen Y has pushed for bigger tittles, and weaker leaders have given in to them. With larger titles comes higher pay, and at times unwarranted expectations from those we give them to. Instead of giving out titles quickly.   Do this instead.  ...

5 Steps to Get the Press to Talk About Your Biz

by admin on June 24, 2014

  If you’re doing good work, you’ll have good stories to share. One of the best ways to get these stories out—and to build awesome exposure for your company—is to get the media to cover your stories for free. That’s the essence of great PR. But just as with any business endeavor, good PR requires ...

Are You Sure You’re Thinking Big Enough ???

by admin on June 09, 2014

  Read this poem – courtesy of a very close friend of mine…  Then ask yourself, if you’re thinking big enough for your business… The Curious Cat was called Think Big and he thought so much that he needed a wig. The wig was too small for the thoughts in his head.  His thoughts spilled ...

Want to Know What Your Employees Think of Your Core Values???

by admin on June 04, 2014

  Your employees think you‘re full of crap don’t mean anything you say about anything, because you don’t LIVE your Core Values. Simply posting your Core Values up on a wall does nothing.  In fact, unless you live them, simply posting them up on a wall hurts you more than helps you.  It says, you ...

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