Teams that Last Aren’t Built Fast

Teams that Last Aren’t Built Fast

If I have learned anything working with high performance teams it’s this …“Teams that last aren’t built fast.” Building a great team is a journey. There are times along the way when we make great progress and other times when we become...

The Thursday Three Volume 1

One of my favorite parts of building a company is thinking about stuff. This week I’ve been thinking about ways to freshen my blog content. One idea I had was to introduce a new post I will call The Thursday Three. My goal is to share 3 things I discover each...
What Dad Taught Me Through Baseball

What Dad Taught Me Through Baseball

Over the past four years I have had the privilege of spending time encouraging the leaders in the Pittsburgh Pirates organization, which means last night was awesome … only it wasn’t. It was awesome because the Pirates won in dramatic walk-off fashion over...

If You Want to be Great, Empower Your People

For the past few weeks I keep being reminded it is political season. The upcoming presidential election will be the first opportunity to vote for a couple of my kids. Taking my youngest to vote on Super Tuesday reminded me of the first time I had the chance to vote....

Do You Have an Iron Man by Your Side?

The past couple of days I traveled with a friend of mine to encourage leaders in a couple of companies near Chicago. On the flight home last night we had time to debrief and discuss the events. There were several highlights we could point to and a few things we hope...