The #1 lesson from 2020 and a challenge.

The #1 lesson from 2020 and a challenge.

This is a year that will be written about for years to come. I have been drawn to one particular, world-changing feature of the Covid crisis.  That is the reduction in the time it has taken to produce a validated Vaccine, from a typical 10 years, down to just 10...
A Deserving CEO

A Deserving CEO

“In my mind, internet is more important than water,” says Nathan Stooke, CEO of Wisper Internet headquartered in Mascoutah, Illinois. “As an individual, you can buy water. You can transport water, and you can store water. But you as an individual cannot do any of that...
WHAT THE HECK IS A MEASURABLE?

WHAT THE HECK IS A MEASURABLE?

Imagine you’re playing a sport but you can’t see the scoreboard. You don’t know the score and you don’t know how much time is left on the clock. You’re not sure if you’re winning or losing, and the frustrated coach tells you, “Just play harder.” I know that sounds...
When you should say no to new business

When you should say no to new business

Have you ever said yes to something and then regretted it? If so, you’re normal. Saying no is difficult, but being able to say no is essential in creating the capacity to say yes to, and to be successful at, what is truly important. I’ve been working with a particular...