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Why plans fail

Rhett Miller’s song, Singular Girl, has a line that says, “talking to you is like long division.” Charles Mingus states, “Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity.” Why do we over analyze situations? Why do we make the simple complicated? In general, business is a simple concept (and so …

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Two of the loneliest in their organizations- CEOs and Pastors. Looking for a confidant.

The term, “lonely at the top” has real meaning for many CEOs. In a CEO Snapshot Survey, 61% of CEOs report experiencing feelings of loneliness in their role, and they know it hinders their performance. If you are a first-time CEO, the percentage rises to 70%. It should not be a shocker that pastors have …

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Scaling Up – a great tool in our consulting practice and a must have in your business

Scaling Up – the 1 book that can have significant impact on your operational performance A must read for any executive team is Verne Harnish’sbook Scaling Up. I put this book on my personal top shelf alongside Jim Collins’ Good to Greatand Tony Bell’s Great Leadership.If you have not read it, you need to put this on your list to …

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