Ask Penn State if They Can Measure the Value of Culture

Business leaders find it difficult to measure the impact of culture. However, culture has a real, tangible effect on the success of any company. Understanding its true value can help your company’s ability to grow and innovate. It can also impact the relationship your customers have with your brand. What is the ROI of your culture?

You’re Dying From Cancer, But I Didn’t Tell You.

Imagine your doctor failing to tell you that you were dying because he was worried you wouldn’t have the money to seek treatment. As trusted advisers to our clients we may be guilty of doing the same thing. Whether you are in banking, finance, or even coaching, it is important to have the courage to let clients know what they need to remain “healthy” in this economy.

Seven Steps to Ending Disruptive Behavior in the Workplace

Sometimes we take for granted the impact that attitude and behavior have on our company. The reality is people’s actions account for much of the growth, or loss, we experience. During difficult times these effects are amplified. As a leader, here are seven steps you should take to deal with poor attitudes.

The Impact of September 11

The events of a decade ago continue to influence us today. Can we apply our resolve to the current challenges we face?

Short Week Equals Short on Writing. So Here’s an Article From a Friend.

Believe it or not I took the holiday weekend off and spent time with family.  Now with the short week I have been playing catch up on work so until my posts start again tomorrow, I invite you to view an article from a friend and colleague of mine. John Ingrisano is a fellow consultant … Continue reading “Short Week Equals Short on Writing. So Here’s an Article From a Friend.”

When is OK No Longer OK?

In this country, we seem to be OK with being OK. Is that the best thing to be thinking given our economic condition?