• The Two Things Killing Your Ability To Focus
    HBR - Aug 4
    I used to wake up, stumble over to my phone, and immediately get lost in a stream of pointless notifications. This digital haze continued throughout the day, keeping me from accomplishing important tasks. I was distracted,... Read »
    1 month ago
  • The Seven Habits Of Real Leaders
    Entrepreneur - Mar 1
    Ever wonder what life was like before we had gazillions of self-help books and blogs to tell us which habits and routines will make us more effective, productive, liked and even happy? How we should and shouldn’t talk,... Read »
    7 months ago
  • Five Ways To Be A Better Leader (And Get A Lot More...
    CEO.com - Mar 1
    Leaders wear a variety of hats: part manager, part employee, part CFO, part COO… and, whether, formally or informally, part salesperson. (After all, every leader spends some portion of the day “selling” his or her... Read »
    7 months ago
  • Seven Keys To Making The Right Decision The First...
    Entrepreneur - Feb 5
    Every entrepreneur has to be a decision-maker, even with information overload, emotional employees, angry customers and competitors hovering from every direction. Making a decision without thinking or over-thinking things... Read »
    7 months ago
  • How To Decide What Skill To Work On Next
    HBR - Jan 25
    Most of us know that success in today’s work world requires continuous growth and learning. You can’t just rely on your current knowledge and expertise if you expect to keep up, let alone advance. But how do you identify... Read »
    8 months ago
  • Why Focus Should Be Your Company’s No. 1 Priority
    CEO.com - Jan 25
    Before Larry Page reclaimed control of Google in 2011, he turned to an ailing Steve Jobs for advice. The Apple co-founder offered Page a crucial insight: focus. Zero in on only four to five products and make those the best... Read »
    8 months ago
  • The Mostly Unknown Leadership Lessons From A...
    Huff Po - Jan 13
    These executives know they have to train their replacement. If asked, they can often name a handful of up-and-comers within their organizations that they "have their eye on." Unfortunately, the reality is that these... Read »
    8 months ago
  • Why Transparency Creates A Clear Path To Success And...
    Entrepreneur - Nov 20
    Before leaping in, make sure you’re confident about your motivation for tackling the problem. This will strengthen your credibility and, in turn, your partners’ willingness to listen as you suggest that changes in the... Read »
    10 months ago
  • How To Boost Your Productivity By Adding...
    Inc - Nov 18
    As an entrepreneur, I tend to run hot and cold. I'm burning the midnight oil for weeks, then I have several days where my intensity and, seemingly, my passion seems to dissipate. Unfortunately, that means wasting excess... Read »
    10 months ago
  • 4 Habits Of Incredibly Focused Leaders
    Inc - Nov 11
    First of all, start to understand the why. If you have a clear understanding of why you have to/wish to do certain things, it will increase your willpower and keep you motivated until you achieve your goals. Read »
    10 months ago
  • 5 Superpowers Of The Most Successful Entrepreneurs
    Entrepreneur - Nov 4
    Entrepreneurs are superheroes. They strive to solve the world’s problems, inspire social change and improve quality of life. They perform heroic feats with scarce time, limited resources and against all odds. Yet, most... Read »
    10 months ago
  • Preparing The C-Suite For Security And Resilience In...
    CEO.com - Oct 30
    Senior executives at businesses of all sizes understand that the global economy is still not adequately protected against cyber-attacks, despite years of effort and annual spending in the multi-billion dollar range. A recent... Read »
    11 months ago
  • Why Focus Is The Number One Element Of Business...
    Entrepreneur - Sep 25
    As a business leader trying to think big and act bigger, if you don't relentlessly focus that ownership on what drives your business, create a culture that reflects who you are, and stay grounded as you make things happen,... Read »
    1 year ago
  • What Most Entrepreneurs Don’t Know About Focus
    Inc - Jul 23
    Any entrepreneur will admit that it's important to focus. The task of the entrepreneur is intense and mentally-demanding. The surefire way to fail is to lose focus. You've got to focus. But focus on what? It's one... Read »
    1 year ago
  • How To Create A Game Changing Scorecard
    Great Leaders Serve - Jul 22
    Every leader and team should have a scorecard… I tried to convince you of this in my previous post. Today is part one of a post on how you can create a scorecard capable of driving real performance improvement. The... Read »
    1 year ago