Change

Do you throw good money after bad?

Do you throw good money after bad?

When I run strategy workshops I often open with a quote from Roger L. Martin:…
Change? You Go First

Change? You Go First

I’m sitting on a train in Toronto waiting for departure…and waiting..and waiting. Finally, a voice…
Your Services Are No Longer Required

Your Services Are No Longer Required

Previously I encouraged you to get naked with your team. It’s only fair that I lead…
It's Time to Terminate

It's Time to Terminate

“They never pick up when I call and frequently skip my meetings.”“Why is everyone so…
Why Keith Richards Should Run your Succession Planning

Why Keith Richards Should Run your Succession Planning

In 1988 I was working in a department store and scored a huge poster of…
Hiring is hard, so stop hiring!

Hiring is hard, so stop hiring!

A recent US survey from Kantata indicates that 53% of leaders are having trouble hiring full-time employees…
The Easiest Thing to do is Nothing

The Easiest Thing to do is Nothing

As my friend rounded the track, the car entered a long straightaway and accelerated to…
How to Help People through the Limboland of Change

How to Help People through the Limboland of...

One of my clients is working on a huge project. Lots of systems, lots of…
Clean up after your project or kill your credibility

Clean up after your project or kill your...

In most offices there yet remains a very old technology: the bulletin board. And I’m…
If we believe in change, we believe in redemption

If we believe in change, we believe in...

Our society is rife with discontent these days. We are easily outraged at gun massacres,…