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Coaching By The Balls

Oklahomans! SAVE THE DATE. Here is our project planning board for the launch of our business in Oklahoma City on April 14. Venue to be announced …

12 Tools For More Mindful Living

Living a more mindful life is worth the effort, but remembering to focus and keep your mind in the moment is difficult. Here is a toolset designed to help you achieve your goals.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story contains one of our 11 New Years resolutions you can actually keep in 2014. For the full list,</i> …

7 Trends Impacting The Workplace

Last month I wrote about some research that revealed that a huge number of us believe we can actually do a better job than our boss. The research …

The Best Way for New Leaders to Build Trust

When I took over as CEO of Intralinks, a company that provides secure web based electronic deal rooms, the company was hemorrhaging so much cash that its survival was at stake. The service was going down three times per week; we were in violation of the contract with our largest client; our chief …

Bureaucracy Must Die

Almost 25 years ago in the pages of <i>HBR</i>, C.K. Prahalad and I urged managers to think in a different way about the building blocks of competitive success. We argued that a business should be seen as a portfolio of “core competencies” as well as a portfolio of products. By building and nurturing deep, …

The Core Incompetencies of the Corporation

Large organizations of all types suffer from an assortment of congenital disabilities that no amount of incremental therapy can cure. First, they are <i>inertial.</i> They are frequently caught out by the future and seldom change in the absence of a crisis. Deep change, when it happens, is belated and …

How Zappos CEO's obsession with raving helped him create a billion-dollar company

On the way to his very first rave ever, Tony Hsieh, 26 years old and not yet the CEO of e-commerce site Zappos, was already excited for the night to be over. He found electronic music annoying and didn’t understand the appeal of packing into a space to dance to some repetitive beat without words. …

Productivity Tips: 11 Ways to De-Clutter Your Day | Inc.com

Success tends to create clutter: more meetings, more projects, more decisions, more items on your to-do list. But often doing more can mean achieving less.<p>That's why subtraction can be the best addition, especially when you streamline your workday and, in the process, your professional life.<p>Instead …

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5 Ways to Create a Winning Culture | Inc.com

<i>“We train for war and fight to win.”</i> -- Navy SEAL Creed<p>I’ve never met a business owner who didn’t say he or she wanted to create a winning company culture. But I’ve met plenty whose actions exhibited something different.<p>That's because building a winning culture isn't easy.<p>The most focused, most …

Hung Up

Facing Reluctance

Don’t waste yourself. You can – you must – lead.<p>Every connection, challenge, problem, pain-point, opportunity, or exchange, opens doors to leadership …

Five ways to improve communication with your teams - Lead Change

Everything you do and say communicates SOMETHING. In fact, the most effective leaders know that their team’s performance hinges on being a great …

Happiness and Well Being at Work | Events

21st of June 2013, One George Street, Westminster, London<p>Upcoming Events<p>Joint conference with CRESS on happiness in London, UK, 2013<p><b>Happiness and</b> …

Seth's Blog

It's probably not an accident that rapid (as in rapid change) shares a root with rapids (as in Lava Falls in the Grand Canyon).<p>The river guide, …