Why “I was only trying to help” is not compassionate.

The opposite of compassion is selfishness. The problem is that the selfish action creates pain instead of helping to alleviate it. In the end, it divides teams and frustrates innovative opportunities. Read More

How will Technology Disrupt Your Work?

It has been said that a recession is when your friend loses their job, a depression is when you lose yours. Last week I outlined 5 trends that will disrupt every business in the next five years. The first trend we will examine is the one that has the potential to create a depression in your world. Read More

Are You Aware of this Secret to Leadership Power?

There is an easier way. For years we have heard that the best way to lead is to build a power base upon networks of powerful people in important positions. Read More

What did their Insensitivity Cost Them?

Pain costs our companies billions every year. Trauma is bad enough but when leaders make insensitive decisions it increases the intensity of the pain. This is a true story. I wished it wasn’t. Read More

Ask Yourself the Critical Question: “Am I Prepared for a Natural Disaster?

In this post, we discuss the need for a plan for a wide variety of natural disasters. In the coming posts, we will discuss the scope of the plan and other traumas that also require a plan. Read More