Why Did He Quit His Dream Job?

Damian Jackson made it. As a Navy Seal, he achieved what very few others had. So why did he quit at age 24? In this article, we continue our discussion on risk and innovation. Here we examine a provocative story of a man who did what many wouldn’t. In the end, my purpose is to challenge you to do something that you have always wanted to do but didn’t. I want you to take the next step in becoming a disruptive leader. Read More

How do you take the Right Disruptive Action?

A strategy without action is Wishing. There is no hope without a plan of action. Just as there should be no action without a strategy. Wouldn’t it be insane to take the time and energy to create a disruptive strategy but then not to take action? And wouldn’t it be just as ridiculous to create the… Read More

How do You Prioritize 2019 Disruption?

Everyone knows that Warren Buffet is one of the wealthiest people in the world.  Many are surprised to learn that he lives in Omaha in a house that he purchased in the 1960s.  In an interview many years ago, he was asked why he did not live near Wall Street. “There are too many distractions. … Read More

How to Strategize Disruption like Sun Tzu

Sun Tzu believed that as you assess five elements you will quickly be able to develop a winning strategy. This is the third article in a series on developing your disruptive strategy for 2019. In the two previous articles, I detailed the disruptive vision and focus. One of the critical advantages I provide to my executive… Read More

How to F.O.C.U.S. on Disruptive Success in 2019

It’s all about focus. To disrupt, you need to concentrate on what others never thought possible. To disrupt is to go beyond change or even radical change. Disrupting is changing the rules, shifting the paradigm and purposely positioning ourselves to focus on a new market.  This post is the second in a series on planning… Read More