Invisible Leaks Lower Value

The Room and Board store in Atlanta is an attractive place, in a hip area and offers very nice furniture, window treatments, etc. Recently, I purchased a custom made ottoman from them and waited the usual 6 weeks for it. Last week, my husband drove to the warehouse to...

Tesco Gets Out the Microscope

The accounting irregularities at Tesco have forced the company to move it’s Chairman out, without a successor in sight, suspend a handful of senior executives and bring in auditors to get to the bottom of the issues that have devastated their share price and...

Top Five Reasons for Coaching Failures

Billions of dollars are spent annually on coaching people in corporations from the Chief Executive Officer on down. I’ve seen very good coaching and some so poor that it would be laughable if it were not for the missed opportunities, wasted time, money and loss of...

What is Your Question?

Recently, clients have been asking me about assessments. Not specifically, rather they are looking for advice about the process. The people I’m speaking with have been around long enough to see a few variations on the theme and they are far from naive. However,...