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Think / Meta-Think

In a Nutshell:  Far from being a navel-gazing exercise, thinking about thinking is a critical skill of any executive who needs ideas turned into practical results faster, better, and at less cost.   Thomas Watson commanded his people to THINK Kevin Maney, in his book, The Maverick and His Machine: Thomas Watson, Sr. and the Making of [...]

By | 2017-05-23T19:16:07+00:00 August 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Crucial Conversations about Elephants

In a Nutshell: The reluctance to have honest conversations puts Big Ideas at risk, costs a lot of money, and leads to ineffective teams.   What are crucial conversations? I recently attended an excellent conference on Crucial Conversations, based on the book of the same name by Kerry Patterson, et al. (I recommend it: You can get it [...]

By | 2017-05-23T19:16:07+00:00 August 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments