Great Leaders Replace
Leadership is about building a team up and leaving it better than before. Great leaders don't try and do everything forever, great leaders replace themselves.
June 26, 2015
Great versus Average
The secret formula to building a great company is filling it with people that want to achieve greatness themselves and in their life's work. How can individual greatness lead to company greatness?
May 24, 2015
The Hiring Balance
Hiring based on hard skills is not enough. The balance between soft and hard skills is key to hiring success.
March 16, 2015
A Year With Unlimited Vacation
Unlimited vacation policies are controversial. The name sounds too good to be true. Do people take advantage or does the company take advantage of them? How did it actually work in practice?
January 24, 2015
Great People Everywhere
Immigration policy needs reform in the United States, yes. But let's not wait for that to happen to start hiring great people. Great people are out there today and they're ready to hire.
December 31, 2014
Fireside chats are an effective way to gather a company, or an entire country, and discuss collective goals and vision. How can we use the lessons of history to effectively communicate with our teams?
November 23, 2014
The Mediocrity Magnet
Creating special work is difficult. Special work requires extra drive, effort and fortitude. But there is an unseen force inside every one of us that drives us away from greatness, away from something exceptional and away from special work.
October 21, 2014