The Facts and Stories We Tell – Ourselves

A book I have enjoyed greatly and have commented on is Tony Schwartz’s The Way We’re Working Isn’t Working.  In Chapter 12, I found something very powerful.  It is about facts, how we interpret them and, more importantly, the stories we tell ourselves based on those facts.  Unfortunately, most of the time we tend to… Read More

Are Your Leaders Teaching the Next Generation of Leaders?

Good article in Harvard Business Review online on the importance of leaders developing leaders: In the best [organizations] senior leaders play the critical role in teaching the next generation. It’s become an acid test for me of [organizational] greatness: if your senior leadership isn’t investing a significant amount of their own time in educating high-potentials,… Read More