Means to an End

Means to an End

When the world is chaotic and everything’s uncertain, it’s easy to lose focus on our end goals. End goals define results that we’re unwilling to compromise, and center on what we want to achieve. Means goals, in contrast, center on how we want to achieve...
Practicing Reflection

Practicing Reflection

The past three months have seen our country battered by COVID and suffering through the pain of losing more than 100,000 of our fellow Americans and the devastating economic fallout. Then the attention of the country switched from the Coronavirus to the violent...
Leveraging VBL During Times of Uncertainty

Leveraging VBL During Times of Uncertainty

We’re in an unprecedented time — the world is trying to get its arms around the Coronavirus, the economy has taken a hit,and people are suffering. Leadership is important when things are good, but when things are troubled and uncertain leadership is vital. In...
Succession Planning in Family Business

Succession Planning in Family Business

Great vision without great people is irrelevant. – Jim Collins It’s an often quoted statistic that the majority of family businesses don’t get passed on to the second generation, and the vast majority of second generation businesses don’t get passed on to...
The Limits of Technology in Learning

The Limits of Technology in Learning

Recently, I’ve been seeing a lot of ads for an interesting weight-loss app. The company leverages technology to help people change their mindset to make long-term changes to achieve weight-loss goals. The app focuses on making tangible, sustainable lifestyle shifts...