The Downside of Good

In his book, Linchpin:  Are You Indispensable?, Seth Godin writes: The problem with meeting expectations is that it’s not remarkable.  It won’t change the recipient of your work and it’s easy to emulate (which makes you easy to replace).  As a result of the tsunami of pretty good (and the persistence of really lousy), the … Continue reading The Downside of Good

Would You Pass the Leadership Test?

I'm re-reading, for probably the 4th time, Frank Pacetta's book, Stop Whining - Start Winning.  In it, he has list of leadership fundamentals that every leader should engage in.  The list includes: Take Action Now Cut down barriers between your customers and your company Create a vision for your team Find your top performers now and … Continue reading Would You Pass the Leadership Test?