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Navigating Organizational Change? We’ve Got Your Answers

What to consider before you get started, overcoming obstacles, fighting fires, spreading the message and even knowing when it's time to go...along with a few laughs. How to get started: Ten … [Read More...]

Pain Math and Magical Thinking. What Dating has to Do with it.

Andrew Chen sums up the magical thinking done by Entrepreneurs and by more than a few turnaround teams in a beautiful way. Because you need to do the math. And sometimes, you need a little magic as … [Read More...]

What I’ve been up to!

Its been an exciting summer as I get ready for the launch of our sister site, TheNext5Things.com in early 2015. We've gotten so much great feedback from our readers on articles about transforming your … [Read More...]

Rolling out your Plan for World Domination? Do this first!

Eureka! You've done it! You figured out the master plan to explode your team's revenues, destroy the competition, and single-handedly catapult your company to the head of the Fortune 500 list. But … [Read More...]

Public Libraries: Dancing through the Minefield of Change

If you had to put an underlying theme on my career, or even my life, its that I try to level the playing field by clarifying the rules of the game for those who are outside the “in-crowd.” That’s … [Read More...]

Adventures in Interviewing: Shoot Straight or Not?

  Ever wondered if you should bite your tongue in an interview?  Is it ever a good time to say "Wow, that sounds like a really bad plan?" (It is assumed you don't follow that up by rolling … [Read More...]

What are you prepared to do?! (cue Sean Connery)

Business success requires you to get down in the dirt and fight. It's not theory in a business book. It's day to day, minute to minute, choices. Your "non" choices can hurt you even more than your … [Read More...]

Charging Back Uphill: Blasting out of a Stall.

(Just joining us? Read our series on "3 Great reasons why what worked before isn't working now" Start it here) So, you got Stuck. Your future used to be "So bright you had to wear … [Read More...]

#3 of 3 Great Reasons why what Worked for you Before, isn’t Working Now.

It was Working. Now it's not working. Why? It's hard to continually grow success. With rare exceptions, the line to the top of the success platform is more often a series of "one step forward, two … [Read More...]

3 Great Reasons why what worked for you Before isn’t working Now (Pt. 2)

  It was Working. Now it's not working. Why? It's hard to continually grow success. With rare exceptions, the line to the top of the success platform is more often a series of "one step … [Read More...]

3 Great Reasons why what Worked for you Before isn’t Working Now. (pt. 1)

It was Working. Now it's not working. Why? It's hard to continually grow success. With rare exceptions, the line to the top of the success platform is more often a series of "one step forward, … [Read More...]

Taking Stock of this Week: How Effective were You?

It's Friday. How did you measure up this week? Did you: 1. Drive revenue? 2. Cut expenses in a way that will allow the business to grow? 3. Solve an ongoing challenge in a way that will … [Read More...]

Is your “Confirmation Bias” Backing you into a Corner?

Confirmation Bias is a common phenomenon where humans view large quantities of evidence and choose to give greater weight (or even all the weight) to those items that support their theories. Think of … [Read More...]

How the Election Cycle can Affect Your Success, Even if You’re Not Running for Office

Not running for political office this year? Then what does the election cycle have to do with you? Whether you are a multinational corporation, a lean startup, a tiny mom and pop store, or … [Read More...]

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