Lost Dialog = Lost Growth

All the advertisements about voice mail, email, texting, and social media give the impression that these move your business along faster and without them you’ll fail to grow. However, without good dialog before using them, they tend to muck things up and slow...

A Steady Diet of Input

At this weekend’s Inner Circle Symposium, another facilitator (John Engelman, of Ames, Iowa) said the following.  “Business Leaders Need a Steady Diet of Input.”Thinking about this over the weekend, I have to say I agree.  All the great...

Building Trust — Lencioni Style

Lots that is wrong in today’s business environment comes from a lack of trust. Be honest with yourself. With stories coming out almost daily like the Stanford Financial story on Tuesday, it’s hard to have faith in a lot of things. Government, Suppliers,...