A woodsman was once asked, “What would you do if you had just five minutes to chop down a tree?” He answered, “I would spend the first two and a half minutes sharpening my axe.”

Improving your native strengths gets you a bigger return than trying to fix what you are not good at. What great leaders have in common is that they truly know their strengths and pull the right one when needed


Book contract signed

I have signed a book contract that will be published by next spring. I am co authoring a chapter on Being the Manager People Won’t Leave