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Predicting the future is useless without the courage to act

One of my favorite sayings about the technology business is that it is very easy to predict the future….the problem is getting the timing right! For example, everyone knew electric cars were an inevitable innovation that would attract customers, but many companies went broke trying to sell an electric car before… 247 more words

CEO Leadership

When it Comes to Recruitment Right Trumps Good Everytime

By Chris Gandy

How often have you heard a CEO or Chairperson procrastinate about taking action on a poor performing employee or Board member by using an excuse like… 522 more words

Chris Gandy

Cattle Dog Leadership

By Attila Ovari

Last year at the Scouts Australia International Conference I was responsible for the transport of the participants from Camp Cottermouth to Dinner at the Crown Plaza Hotel. 381 more words

Executive Leadership

UNDERSTANDING HUMAN NATURE

Unique though we all are in our individual ways, there remains this thing called HUMAN NATURE.  Specifically, the vast majority of we humans tend to behave in rather predictable ways confronted with similar situations, … 810 more words

Advice For Managers

The Benefits Of Getting Back To Basics

By Sara Harrup

Deadlines! KPIs! Meetings! Projects! Paper piling up! Email box full! Targets to meet! Sound like a normal week at work? It is for many. 695 more words

Executive Leadership

Speaking Truth to Power

Pounding heart, dry mouth, sweating hands.  Reactions and results unknown.  These are among the things that characterize speaking truth to power.  Trust and respect, the nature of a relationship, receptivity, and timing are all important considerations.  523 more words

Public Service Leadership

From ICD-10 to "ICDelay Again": Meaningful Use 2.5

The recent passing of the “Doc Fix” bill that delays the ICD-10 Compliance date at least a year to 2015 was surprising to many, due to the fact that ICD-10 was included in the bill. 392 more words

Executive Leadership