Your Decisions Are Emotional

Your Decisions Are Emotional

I heard it again last week, “What’s the rush?” Sometimes I hear, “If it isn’t broken, don’t fix it” or the one that really makes me crazy, “We are so much better than we were.” Many a leader has said to me a version of, “You should have known me ten years ago, I was...

Strategic Firing to Prevent Crisis

The caricature of executives depicts them as heartless; people who fire others without a second thought. The reality is a far cry from this. Especially with unemployment at historic lows, leaders are acutely aware that talented people who are a good fit are not only...

Why Training Does Not Educate

You send people to training. They go but nothing changes. This is acted out thousands of times every day all over the world. Billions of dollars are spent to train people but lasting behavior change rarely results. Why? Training only addresses two of the three areas...