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  Less than a week into the new year and there will likely be one consistent lament from a great many employees in these critical first hours of 2018 – too much work and too little time to get it done.   A number of years back...

  All things being equal, a company with great leadership is more likely to win the war. All things not being equal, a company with great leadership is far more likely to win the war.   Want to know the best predictor of your company’s success over...

  “When everything is important nothing is important.” ~ Brian Mulroney   Premise – Employee engagement and overall poor morale threatens our economic future – both in this country and globally. Up to 70% of today’s workers freely indicate they are no longer engaged and/or burned out in...

Abusive Leaders and The Deafening Sounds of Silence   There’s a jagged headline that will scrape across the public conscience sometime over the next few days. It’s as predictable as the next senseless armed robbery or drunken driver arrest.   Somewhere a person in a position of influence will...

Zombie – a will-less and speechless human held to have died and supernaturally reanimated   Career Zombie – a will-less and speechless human held to have died on the job and marginally reanimated   So what’s the difference in the two? The first makes for good television. The second...

  Want a thriving career? One that will withstand organizational restructures, mergers, acquisitions, and all the other landmines that can complicate?   Here’s a hard-earned lesson for a great many – but one you can apply today.   Whether you are six months into your first job – or ten...

Today thousands of Americans will go to work – most of them will start a job.   A few will grow that job into a career.   A job means that If I do my work then someone will pay me.   A career means that if I do...

The following is excerpted from The Compass Solution: A Guide to Winning Your Career.  This is the definitive manual for navigating the greatest investment of our lives - our careers. Now available on Amazon.   “A leader is admired, a boss is feared.” – Vincente Del Bosque Live...