Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone

Do you ever get that feeling of overwhelm, or of not being sure what step to take next in order to be successful? I do. I was feeling a little overwhelmed with a number of things this summer, so I decided what I really needed was a vacation! During my vacation, an...

YOU Are Successful

The score is 1 – 1 and there are 2 minutes and 16 seconds left in the District Championship Boys High School soccer game. Number 19 and the rest of the team set up for a corner kick play that they’ve practiced hundreds of times. The ball is kicked in, floats through...

I Was Wrong

I can admit when I am wrong. Could I always do this? No. I remember when I was afraid of the consequences of being wrong, so I just remained silent. Or, I didn’t even try at something new because I didn’t want to be wrong. Luckily I learned fairly quickly, that it is...
Making CEO Compensation Decisions Easier

Making CEO Compensation Decisions Easier

We are well into the first quarter of the year. Have you done your CEO’s performance review and set up 2014 performance expectations for him/her, and therefore your organization? If your board of directors is like many others that I have worked with, this is not a...