Decision Making

When Messing Up Is The Best Thing You Can Do

    Saturday did not go as planned. Paul, Alex and I were two days into a three-day backpacking trip in the Adirondack mountains of New York State.  Hiking north on the Northville-Lake Placid Trail, we were fourteen miles away from civilization.  Paul, one of my best friends from college and an experienced hiker, had planned out our … Read more

The Hidden Benefit of Disclosure

    I’m not passive-aggressive…I’m just aggressive.  I recognize it’s a problem for the teams that I work with. This was the start of my first leadership coaching session with Renée. Still early in her career but wise beyond her years, Renée has a healthy dose of self-awareness.  She knows her own strengths and liabilities. … Read more

Three Big Business Benefits to Being Curious

    Do you have to manage more information than ever before? Is change hitting you faster than ever before? Welcome to the two-headed monster of today’s work world. We’re living in an age of complexity—one that shows no signs of going away or slowing down. Everyone’s dealing with the challenges of more, faster and … Read more

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