Go BHAG or Go Home

How big is your goal? Last Friday’s post by Mark Miller, Go Big or Go Home, was a good reminder that leaders are big thinkers. Have you been thinking too small? Perhaps it is just as hard to attempt something small as it is to take on something big? Running...
Do You Take Time to Assess Reality?

Do You Take Time to Assess Reality?

Look out the window the next time you are on a flight and you will be reminded of the value of taking a 30,000 foot view of things. The ability to perceive the lay of the land is easy in a plane. Unfortunately, when it comes to our lives, most of us grind away on the...
Advice for Aspiring Authors

Advice for Aspiring Authors

After yesterday’s post, How I made it from Remedial English to Fifth Avenue, I received a several questions about the writing process. Today my friend, and fellow author, Mark Miller agreed to guest post with some advice for aspiring authors. I could not say it...
Oil in Your Intellectual Lamp?

Oil in Your Intellectual Lamp?

When it comes to learning, I meet people all the time who are living in neutral. I even had someone tell me that once they got out of school they made a vow to never pick up another book. The old adage leaders are readers is an old adage for a reason. Namely, because...