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...
Calling in Well

Calling in Well

I feel so good I’m going to call in well!  It’s been 20 years, but I still remember these words a colleague would say on sunny days when he wanted to get out to the golf course. He didn’t want sick days, he wanted well days! He believed that golf was essential to his...
How to Lead with Love

How to Lead with Love

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, how can we get better at leading with love in the workplace? At its best, leading with love begins with a choice to be involved in work that is aligned with what is important and to connect what we do every day to the values that we...
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...
Greatness determined by service, generated by love.

Greatness determined by service, generated by love.

I like football, especially LSU football. LSU football and Joe Burrow, this year’s Heisman Trophy winner, have been all over the news and have become the darlings of my beloved home state. Joe Burrow has broken all kinds of records. His personal story is one of...