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  Today’s Guest on the Winning Teams Podcast is Jeff McManus, Director of Landscape Services at the University of Mississippi, and author of “Growing Weeders into Leaders”.  Jeff grows plants and he also grows people. Like humans, plants need many things in order to grow and survive.  Plants need to be nurtured, they need to... Read more »

Today’s short video shares the story of the impact when trust gets damaged – I will let you go here to check it out. Trust is not just some “fluffy” concept and is in the “nice to have” category! If you want to deliver strong results consistently, then there is a direct correlation between the trust levels you have... Read more »

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  Today’s Guest on Winning Teams is Barbara A. Trautlein, Ph.D., Principal and Founder, Change Catalysts, LLC.  Barbara A. Trautlein, PhD is author of the best-selling book  Change Intelligence:  Use the Power of CQ to Lead Change that Sticks, principal and founder of Change Catalysts, and originator of the CQ System for Developing Change Intelligent... Read more »

The basic principle is that if you have the Ship of Theseus, and each year, you change one plank and replace that plank with a brand new one, at the end of a given period, do you still have the Ship of Theseus? Or have you got something completely different?

What do the Ship of Theseus and Leadership have in common? When we think about ourselves, we are dynamic; we are always changing. Nothing stand still – for good or for worse, we are changing and evolving into a newer version of ourselves. Spend a little bit of time reflecting on the Ship of Theseus... Read more »

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  Today’s Return Guest on Winning Teams is John Rossman, author of The Amazon Way: 14 Leadership Principles Behind the World’s Most Disruptive Company. This is the second of 2 interviews with John Rossman, a former executive at Amazon.com where he launched the 3rd party selling platform and ran the merchant service business. In this... Read more »

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  Today’s guest on Winning Teams is John Rossman, author of The Amazon Way: 14 Leadership Principles Behind the World’s Most Disruptive Company. This is the first of 2 interviews with John, the second one will be published next week. In The Amazon Way, Rossman introduces readers to the unique corporate culture of the world’s largest... Read more »

Managing stakeholders is not as much a priority as it should be and is one of the key reasons projects fail! At least that is my opinion, and with some good reason, may I say! I work a lot with global companies – many of whom have a matrix type structure, where there are lots... Read more »