The Decision Doctor®

Helping Outstanding Leaders Make Pivotal Decisions That Create Unprecedented Results

The Decision Doctor®

Helping Outstanding Leaders Make Pivotal Decisions That Create Unprecedented Results

How Succession Anxiety Fuels Crisis

How Succession Anxiety Fuels Crisis

The transition from one chief executive officer to another is a high-stakes situation. In the most difficult situations, the outgoing CEO leaves a trail of damaged relationships, financial statements that are suspect, and a sense of relief that they are, at last,...

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The Merger Mindset In Action

The Merger Mindset In Action

The business news is filled with stories of failed mergers or acquisitions, yet they remain appealing, not because leaders are unaware of the risks but because they don’t believe their deal will fail. The estimates of rate of failure (failure to deliver the value...

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Thankful for Opportunity

Thankful for Opportunity

The first time I was turned down for a job I wanted, it was for a reason I could not comprehend. The owner of the business didn’t like my answer to a question he thought was the be-all, end-all of interview questions. His question, “What do you expect from this job?”...

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Can You Trust Your Boss?

Can You Trust Your Boss?

When a leader is vague, says one thing and does another, or shows little empathy for his or her team, people lose trust. At first, it might not be obvious that we should withdraw trust. We may be wary, but not convinced one way or the other.How do you know if your...

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Delegation – It’s Not What You Think

Delegation – It’s Not What You Think

Over and over again, executives, managers and team leaders express that they are over-whelmed, over-scheduled, and just plain, over it.Every possible reason, real or imagined is given for their situation. Often people express deep unhappiness and even anxiety about...

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The

Merger

Mindset

The Merger Mindset illuminates how psychology gets down to business, why it matters, and why it should matter to you.

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