January 7, 2013

Unfinished Tasks: Do “P”s Just Not Care?

We all have managed or worked with them. That certain type of team member who says they finished a task when the reality is they didn’t. […]
October 4, 2011

Yes – TEAM Has an I in It

For decades coaches have told their players there is no I in TEAM. The point they’re trying to make is that the interest of the players […]
January 13, 2011

Great Organizations Reward Prevention, Not Heroism

Killing Alligators. Putting out fires. These are common phrases used in business to describe a person’s workday. They sound macho, very accomplishing, and self-important. They denote […]
August 26, 2010

If You Want to be Efficient You Need Routine

In the corporate world, efficiency is a hot topic. Organizations are always striving to produce the most value for the least amount of effort. They attempt […]
December 12, 2009

How Work Gets Done

Most organizational leaders are compensated for executing on strategy and maintaining daily operations. While true, this is an overly glorified way of presenting their job description. […]