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Without Much Effort

Without much effort, we can tune to an endless stream of opinion that things are bad–getting worse–and we’re all on the brink […]

Light Up

At times like this, it’s good to remember: one of us shining a light helps hundreds, thousands, or millions to step away […]

Tell Us Why

To fix a long-standing problem in a company, step away from it. Start over-communicating why fixing this problem is so important.  When […]

Solutions Simply Emerge

Many of the solutions we want and need are only available when we pause, notice, set aside judgment, and wait. Guided by […]

We Need New Truth

Truth is what we say it is. We leaders need this newer definition of truth. The old way is ruining things. Thinking […]

Presenting Problems

Doctors and others in the helping professions know to take presenting problems (“My arm hurts, Doc.”) and presenting solutions (“I need a […]


Accept and Pivot

One way of navigating a problem is to say, “If only…” If only that person would change. If only this situation would […]