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, […]

The Image of Leadership

TweetHow Leaders Can Package Themselves Authentically While skimming through my Twitter feed one day, I saw a request for tweet submissions on the image of leadership. The request came at the right moment. I needed a break from what I was working on and spent 15 minutes pounding out some tweets. After I sent the […]