Category: Strategy

On Luck

Don’t humans love the lucky break? The idea that someone going along minding their own business suddenly gets a life changing opportunity popped into their

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Show Up

Ever have one (oh who are we kidding…several!) of those days where you just aren’t motivated? Can’t get going? Have the luxury of dragging a

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Consistency

I’ve been a fan of Jim Collins’ work since it was recommended to me in 2008. His essays are thought-provoking, his books are guides to

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Prepare for the BEST Case

We all know the importance and value of planning for worst case scenarios. Backup and redundancy plans are critical for business success in difficult and

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Planning or Doing?

I recently saw this quote from one of my favorite authors, bloggers, and thought leaders, James Clear: “Before you begin, think as if you are

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Backward

In my management classes, I teach students the basic six-step decision making process. You know: identify the problem, develop some decision criteria, generate solution options,

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