Had To Do It

Many of you are waiting for the economy to pick up, before you’re willing to work harder and more creatively than in your entire life. Meanwhile, you complain about your situation. We’re human. These things happen. But why? Work with me here. When I’m at the track doing speed work and it’s a windy day, […]

Are The Long Hours Worth It?

Age-old question. What do you think?  What’s your opinion? “It depends,” is the first thing that comes to mind.  Mostly the long hours are worth it.  If. If? Yes, if. If it drives your ego, your title, your salary, your corner office, your feeling of self-worth – then no. If it drives your ability to […]

Leadership Thinking

Leadership thinking 101: Saturate – gather all data Incubate – sit on it Illuminate – BFO BFO = Blinding Flash of the Obvious. Then: Launch Learn Revise Finally: Repeat Got it?  Good.  Now let’s all go do GREAT work today!  Bring it on!

jungle jeff Rant

Are you satisfied? When you wake up every day, what are some of the first things you do or think about?  Did you start thinking about today last night? The workday begins the night before. So last night, in thinking about yesterday’s post and the reference to the Fast Company article, I’m good with it […]