Stop Downloading your Resolutions

How many resolutions do you have on your list this year? How many did you have last year? Seems that no matter how hard we try, less than 10% of us seem to be able achieve success with said resolutions. Even worse, I’d argue…our global leadership seems equally afflicted…the proof being that despite best efforts,…

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Waze and the Wise Kings

If Moses had Twitter, would the Ten Commandments have received wider coverage? If the Wise Kings had Waze, would they have found the manger more easily or maybe missed the traffic jam in the Galilee? If Muhammad had Facebook or Buddha LinkedIn, would the essential pillars of major religions be different today? Let me be…

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What is the Best Buy….really!

Have you ever heard of Hubert Joly? No worries – no one else had either when he was named the CEO of Best Buy in mid 2012. NB – I’m sorry to feature an American retailer – but Joly is French and the story I believe is universal and important. Back to my narrative… Not…

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You Say You Want a Revolution

What is it that “social media” actually does? Does it sell? Does it change opinion? Does it foment revolution? If you believe the digibabblists, it does all of the above…and more. Truth is…the death of one of my great heroes, Nelson Mandela, got me thinking. Clearly, Mandela led one of the great revolutions of all…

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A Shoebox of Memories

My Father passed away last week. He was 87, left an amazing legacy that has touched thousands and died peacefully with great dignity. In preparing to celebrate his life and achievements, my siblings and I combed through files, opened countless drawers, stood on chairs to get to high shelves and basically left no nook or…

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