Feeling Stuck?

This summer I had more conversations than ever before with executives who used the word “stuck” when they described ... Read More By September 15, 2022

Here’s Why the #2 Pencil Isn’t #1

Let’s look ahead to the Fall. Seriously. Next time You receive one of these notes from me, the NFL season will have ... Read More By August 22, 2022

Don’t Let the Market Tides Deflect You From Your Goals

Why do so many people think it’s not worth looking for a new job in the summer months? There’s a reason our ... Read More By August 15, 2022

Aaron Judge, Shohei Ohtani, Mike Trout and…You?

This year the Major League Baseball All-Star Game was filled with a cast of stars. Not surprising, I know, since it is ... Read More By July 28, 2022

Life Lessons of a Military Brat

It’s interesting how one’s family situation while growing up can shape who they are, what they become, and how they ... Read More By May 17, 2022

A Note From My Mom

With Mother’s Day coming, I can’t help but think of the first leader in my life: Mom. She’s passed now, but I ... Read More By May 6, 2022

Take a Vacation From How You Think About Work

It’s vacation season. K-12 schools all over the country typically give the students a week off in mid-April. As a ... Read More By April 12, 2022

You Have More Options than Mike Trout

I’m not saying Mike Trout doesn’t have it a great situation, and of course most of us would love to have his career ... Read More By March 30, 2022

What Would You Be if You Dared to Break the Habit?

Haven’t we all had times when we felt we wanted to be a rock star? For most of us that is nothing more than teenaged ... Read More By March 25, 2022

The Role of His Life

Whether it is your family, career, or country, one of the hallmarks of an effective leader is how much you inspire ... Read More By March 3, 2022

Your Next Great Next: Tick, Tick…BOOM!?

What’s your perfect role? There’s a very good chance it’s something you haven’t seriously considered before. ... Read More By February 16, 2022

Even Tom Brady Thinks About What Comes Next

Thank you! I enjoyed hearing from many of you who wrote in: some to tell me how the story made them think about their ... Read More By February 5, 2022