Fear and Faith

Your job is to transcend what fear and mistrust do to an organization, how it pollutes people's problem solving passion and abilities. Remember this -- excessive and rigid processes, systems, rules and procedures are a tax you pay for being afraid and suspicious.


A Path for Inspired Problem Solvers

In their daily lives, inspired problem solvers embrace a clear path to achieve mastery over six crucial roadblocks to success and happiness.


The Rotten Leader's Guide to Feedback

What you're about to read is advice on how to give feedback like a rotten leader. It's good advice. We've tried some of it, and we've watched others try it, too. Believe us, it works.

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I am a teacher, coach, and advisor.

I believe great leaders (and their companies and organizations) must strive to think and act small in a large world, simple in a complex world, and caring in an indifferent world.

Work is broken. It will be fixed not by technology, or a process, or a system, but by fixing our humanity.

Let's have a conversation. Drop me a note, or call, anytime.