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Product Design

Product Design Strategies for a Sustainable Future

By , November 29, 2017
Climate change is on everyone’s minds. And it should be. After all, this is the only planet we have. Keeping Earth ... Read More

important initiative

This Too Shall Pass

By , November 16, 2017
As my consulting practice continues to grow, I've been fortunate enough to work with privately-held mid-market firms ... Read More

For Fintech, a Window of Opportunity

By , November 14, 2017
Regulatory arbitrage may provide some of the heat behind fintech's fire. Fintech, the common name for a wave of ... Read More

About a Customer

Discover Everything You Need to Know About a Customer in 5 Steps

By , November 10, 2017
Customers expect you to know everything about them before you attempt to contact them. Back in the day, salespeople ... Read More

Customer Apologies

Customer Apologies – Worth The Effort?

By , November 9, 2017
Seventy-Seven Percent is Worth the Effort! I think it's safe to say that most of us have had to deal with an upset ... Read More

Recent Market Share Woes

What Lessons Can We Learn From P&G’s Recent Market Share Woes?

By , November 2, 2017
Even huge, well-established companies can be disrupted by small, agile players who embrace the new rules of growth. ... Read More

Persuasion vs. Negotiation

By , October 27, 2017
Top-notch negotiation and persuasion techniques are essential to becoming a better leader. In this video, Columbia ... Read More


When Leaders Live the Vision

By , October 19, 2017
Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital, a part of Northwestern Medicine, is an elite performing healthcare organization in ... Read More

You’re a Leader – What Should You Tweet?

By , October 17, 2017
Social media has given us an incredible tool with which to reach millions and millions of people across the globe. ... Read More

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Why and How to Become a Purpose-Driven Company

By , October 11, 2017
One of the first questions I ask small business owners when I begin working with them is "What is your company's ... Read More

In the Digital Era, Growth is About More Than Technology

By , October 5, 2017
To bring a legacy business into the digital era, managers need to unlearn all the old rules. Companies are like ... Read More