4 reasons to not announce your goals

In the middle of a meeting with an executive leadership team, the COO yells,¬†“we need to state our companies goals clearly, only then can the staff have the motivation to complete their work.” ¬†This is true and not-true at the same time. Much of the leadership development and planning literature states goal setting as if … Continued

Executive consultant you are f—ing with people’s lives

image When we sell ourselves as a business or executive consultant, remember that our advice will impact people’s lives and their livelihood. When selling me a more expensive shirt, shampoo, or a consumer product that only affects my life, a knowable deception is acceptable. I fully know that drinking a particular kind of beer or … Continued