Category: Consulting

Validation

I don’t know if I’m ready yet. Will you ever feel ready?  I have trouble trusting people. Has this person proven his/herself untrustworthy yet?  You

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The Leader as Teacher

Of the many great professional opportunities I’ve had, being a teacher remains one of my favorites. The fun thing is that advising business owners and

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Slow Down

I often tell friends that because I write blog posts long in advance I am often surprised by much-needed advice in them! So, I am

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The Mission

Many business owners express frustration at their team’s lack of passion for the organization’s work. This lack of passion often gets misdiagnosed as apathy or

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Year-End Review

As a new year begins, many (most?) professionals will return from vacations, family gatherings, and other time off with a vague sense that some things

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The Keeper of the Spring

A short story with some commentary (shout out to ReStep Marketing for bringing this story to my attention!): In an Austrian village along the eastern

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