Better than who you know

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The old-boy’s network is powerful indeed, an unfair impediment to those that would seek to make a contribution, but it can be defeated with a combination of: Skill (the result of practice and effort) Technique (developing a point of view) … Continued

Weekend Favs November 25

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Weekend Favs November 25 written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into … Continued

Getting clear about risk

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There are potential horrible things in the future, perhaps your future or mine. Unthinkable illnesses, weird accidents, lightning bolts of misfortune at random moments. If you decide to focus on them, you can fill your days with despair. On the … Continued

Thank you means two things

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There’s the “thank you” that I say when you’ve been reading my mind, pushing the perfect buttons, saying exactly the right thing at exactly the right time. This is heartfelt, but it’s also selfish, in that it’s about my narrative … Continued

Yelling upstairs

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When you’re cooking breakfast and the school bus is coming in just a few minutes, it’s tempting (and apparently efficient) to yell up the stairs. If a recalcitrant teenager is hesitating before heading off to school (I know, sometimes it … Continued

The boss goes first

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If you want to build a vibrant organizational culture, or govern with authority, or create a social dynamic that’s productive and fair, the simple rule is: the rules apply to people in power before they are applied to those without. … Continued

Weekend Favs November 18

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Weekend Favs November 18 written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into … Continued

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