This week I read an interview with Apple’s chief executives discussing their strategy in a tightening market. Apple has recently seen some challenges as its stock has fallen and critics contend that Apple has lost its mojo. Long known for its innovative design and superior … [Read more...] about But Can You Do It Right?
Today I’m thinking about assumptions. I’m thinking about a very common assumption that is in every mission statement or corporate values statement. It is usually a variation of: “Our employees are our most important asset” “We value our employees” “Talent is essential for our … [Read more...] about People Are Critical to Our Success. Really?
What is the best team you ever worked on? Who are the best people you worked with on that team? Did you stop to think what made that team great? In my experience, I’ve enjoyed working with and learned the most from people that I can laugh with. Some of my best team mates … [Read more...] about LOL – You could be changing your company culture
You can catch me over at Performance I Create today writing about words and phrases I hate. Here is a quick teaser for you: "I’m working on reviewing and revising the employee handbook at work… I’m not sure there is anything more soul sucking then wading through labor law … [Read more...] about Guest Post: Words and Phrases I hate
I think all of us agree that living in a bubble is a bad thing. It is good to get out there and challenge yourself and your firmly held beliefs. It is good to realize, acknowledge and accept that people live different lives then us. That is pretty much conventional wisdom. Every … [Read more...] about Beware the bubble