Dr. Jackie Freiberg talks Cause! and Nuts!, culture and leaderhsip

A discussion with a bestselling author

TweetWhen you sit down with author, speaker and consultant, Dr. Jackie Freiberg it is a bit like sitting face to the wind on a fast-moving vessel. You can barely catch your breath as you take in the fresh air of ideas she brings to the table. This energy might be the reason the books Jackie […]

Hiring the Right People

Your competitive advantage

TweetIn the book “Good to Great” by business researcher extraordinaire, Jim Collins, we learn that having the right people on your team gives you a competitive advantage. Hiring the right people fulfills Collins’ advice of “First who, then what.” Today I received my daily email from Hugh MacLeod of Gaping Void. Hugh can absolutely nail […]

How to Give a Great Speech

TweetThe conference was large with 10,000 attendees in a major city at a great venue. The conference keynote speakers in the ‘big room’ were heavy hitters. They set the bar for the sessions throughout the conference. Plainly put, if you were a speaker chosen for the conference and you were not a heavy-hitting keynote speaker, […]