Leadership Quote: Be Decisive…

May 29, 2016

This month’s leadership quote: “Be decisive. Right or wrong, make a decision. The road of life is paved with flat squirrels who couldn’t make a decision.” -Unknown   Why Vistage Works Elisa K. Spain EKSpain

Do Titles Matter?

May 22, 2016

If you ask most founders of privately held companies, their answer is, ‘titles don’t matter’. In their eyes, everyone simply needs to do what needs to be done to make the company and all of us successful. If you ask most professional managers, their answer is, ‘of course titles matter’. Titles tell the people in … Read More

Boundaries Do Have Consequences

May 15, 2016

As leaders in the 24×7 culture of the 21st century, we all must set boundaries. And they are different for each of us. Some of us like to stay at the office until the work for the day is completed and separate work time from family or play time. Some of us like to be … Read More

Alignment: What’s In It For Me?

May 8, 2016

By now, you may have heard about the Jet Blue experiment, the gist of which was… on a recent flight, they gave away a free ticket to anywhere Jet Blue flies, as along as everyone on the plane agreed on the destination. Frankly I was surprised to learn that the passengers all agreed and tickets were … Read More

Leadership Quote: A Leader That Won’t Listen To Others…

May 1, 2016

This month’s leadership quote: “A leader that won’t listen to others will eventually be surrounded by people that have nothing to say.” -Andy Stanley When you ask most leaders if they listen, they will say yes. And yet, when you ask most employees if their boss listens, few say yes. Why is this? Here’s my … Read More