Tag Archives: Leadership

Best Boss…

I experienced the good, the bad and the ugly of Chicago O’Hare airport last week. I am convinced there are maybe four weeks in total in the year when O’Hare is on time, tranquil and friendly. The rest of the … Continue reading

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Questioning Talent…

Talent and succession planning. That was my week last week. Engaging, enchanting, entrancing and enjoyable. Our people solve problems, seize opportunities and sell our capabilities. They partner, deliver and achieve. Without them nothing would happen. With them everything is possible. … Continue reading

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Mandate Card…

I have a mandate. More specifically I have a Mandate Card. It is not a real card of course, but rather it is one I made myself. I cropped and scaled a photograph to the size of a playing card … Continue reading

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Revolving Evolution…

Another week. Another exhilarating week. A tiring, busy, engaging, thrilling, disappointing, funny, frustrating and enjoyable week. All of the above at different times. But overall excitement and learning dwarfed any momentary negativity. I am proud and pleased about what we … Continue reading

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Sponsoring Executives…

I have long been intrigued by the concept that…‘the most important factor in success of a project is the right executive sponsor’. It’s the specific emphasis that hooks me – not the right sponsor…nor even the right executive…but the right … Continue reading

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Activity Circles…

I was back at work this week – on the US East Coast, attending meetings, meetings, engaging with great people in person, emailing, calling, texting. Coming back to work from vacation is never easy…but the only way to avoid that … Continue reading

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Week Before…

It was my last week before my vacation. Last week was hard work, good work and important work…but it was also my last week before vacation. Most weeks are hard work. In one way shape or form. Sometimes it is … Continue reading

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