Category Archives: Leadership

You Can’t Scale if You’re Drifting

Interstate 75 isn’t what I’d call picturesque. Well, maybe some parts of it are as it snakes its way from…

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What’s YOUR Why?

What’s Your Motivation? Share your story in the Reply section on this page.

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It's the principle of the thing ….

  “I’m done. I’m done! I’m not giving him anything else. The man practically destroyed my business. He doesn’t deserve…

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Have you earned the Brass Ring?

“I can’t reach it!” cried little Billy. He hung his head, embarrassed. His father, Jim, was standing outside the carousel,…

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DIY and Fail

If you ever watched cheesy Saturday afternoon B movies featuring the Hydra—the many-headed mythological sea serpent—you’ve seen an image of…

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What can you learn from Bill the Bull?

Bill the Bull stares at me with brown glassy eyes. He sits forlornly in the middle of a large, padded…

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Where’s ‘some happy’ in your business?

The article screams “ICU Nurse Finds Joy (and Money) Launching Skin Care Line!” Alright, maybe it doesn’t scream, but it…

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What I learned from a lobster

“We’re like lobsters,” said Nancy. “If we don’t grow, we die.” Nancy and I are at a speaking workshop in…

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What Are You Grateful For? (Don’t Be a Turkey!)

“What are you grateful for?” I ask that question in my pre-Thanksgiving issue of All Systems Go! I said: I’m…

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