Leadership in defeat

Leadership in defeat

Perhaps one of the most important time for any leader is when thing go wrong. Yes the good leader will be able to create an environment where things go right more often than if they weren’t in charge. But the real test of the leader is in defeat. The key to this seems...
When your boss is evil

When your boss is evil

Without doubt, the most important person in our work life is our boss. In fact, in reality it doesn’t really matter what they are like, the important thing is our relationship with them. I have spent a lot of time coaching people who struggle with their boss for all...
Why leaders use Lean Startup methods.

Why leaders use Lean Startup methods.

I wish I’d known about this method years ago as it would have saved me trying to force the wrong changes and pursuing hopeless causes. Looking back, when I did things that worked I was in some way following this method more or less by accident. I also really...