Quote of the day

"“Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.”"


-Dale Carnegie

Member of the NECC

July 2019

25
Jul

"Have you yet to create a near perfect work/life balance"?

Talk of work life balance is often, at best, naïve and almost always unhelpful. The individuals who are so smitten by the entrepreneurial bug that they forgo the safety of a normal job to lay everything on the line to start and grow a business are almost by definition outliers

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18
Jul

"Can you differentiate between fact and fiction?'"

Like any master of any craft the great CEO will have access to and complete mastery of a great set of tools. A CEO is a craftsman, although the craft she is master of is distinctly different from many other who bear the name.

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11
Jul

The Seven Attributes of The CEO Part 2

I have been very lucky in my working life. I have had the pleasure of working with some truly excellent leaders and also of working with some pretty poor leaders. I would literally walk through a wall for the great leaders and even though I am embarrassed to admit it, there were times I wouldn’t pick up the phone for the poor ones.

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04
Jul

The Seven Attributes of The CEO

People aren’t logical, they are psychological. It is important that we understand the full import of this simple meme. Human beings are not logical beings who are capable of doing emotions. We are emotional beings and we can occasionally do logic. Everything that we do, the clothes we wear, the words we choose, way we stand, the thoughts we think are all driven by emotions.

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