Create a big dream, ensure your heart is in the right place and recognize it won’t be easy…and that’s why you’ll do it!Read More
Making It… Making the life and livelihood that we choose.
Breakdown… When the previous ways of Making It no longer work.
Breakthrough… When new ways of creating a life and livelihood emerge, often in totally unexpected ways.
Today is an extremely confusing environment in which to shape a career, where there are no clear paths, where all bets are off…
Does your status quo need screwing up? The short answer is: “Yes” — either now or soon. The longer answer is that this is an era of rapid change and we all need to take a clear-eyed look at the world around us. Carefully consider the realities inside your organization and in the larger context, and you might discover the next drivers of change before they surprise you…Read More
Do you really understand your company values? We find most people in organizations don’t. Even if people can recite the official values, if they’re generic and off-the-shelf they probably don’t evoke meaning for most people. Values need to be true, compelling and distinct. If they’re not, they won’t drive and unite your culture…Read More
“Don’t worry be happy” has it all wrong…deeper conversations make for happier people, and better innovation…Read More
Our Lyft driver tells us he was a former Olympic Broad Jumper from Senegal. At home in L.A. he works as a kids’ sports coach while running two startup businesses and in his “spare time” drives for Lyft. He’s also a face of a new economic reality. He’s one face of the new Gig economy and there are millions more…Read More
“If you only have a hammer, everything looks like a nail.” If you think you only have one type of solution, you use it for every challenge. Sounds stupid, doesn’t it? Well, that is exactly what companies do when they solely use upward promotion to motivate and reward success…Read More