Atypical boss and subordinate conversation

  (photo: Co-founder of Nike, Bill Bowerman was also the USA’s head track coach for 1972 Munich Olympics – he used his wife’s waffle iron to custom make running shoe soles… and make them lighter than the store bought ones) Subordinate: My job is to be the deepest thinker in the classroom. Boss: Quietly listening. […]

Everybody wants to be somebody and that creates tension here

  Everybody wants to be somebody and that creates tension here – the workplace. I’ve found that we get more when we need less. Less approval. Less money. Less status. The only way to know this is to give up much. And to do it without giving up who we are. Most of you know, […]