insights

Insights on trends, strategies, neuroscience, teamwork, and leadership to help businesses better navigate the challenges of today and tomorrow.

How can investors reduce relative risk of bankruptcy by 900%? Learn from the lessons of Beautycounter.
A song has soared and swooped along with our sailing results the last few weeks. How the lyrics helped me understand how and why we got better.
Sometimes it is hard to know how to react to major disasters. That is okay. There is not a road map. We need to breathe before we act to adapt.
It is possible – in life and business – to avoid the drama and the pitfalls. Proactive risk mitigation and success management are essential.
Customers, employees, and investors want to see action on issues they care about. Action that delivers results on social issues, innovation, and the bottom line.
Celebrating, and learning from, a 20-year (so far) marriage. What are the ingredients that make relationships of all kinds go the distance?
How do you stay in your growth zone? How are you fed, and what do you do to keep it going? Here are some things that are working for me right now.
How will you know when you need to change course? Often we (and others) are so invested in our plan, or so enmeshed on one point of view, or so wedded to an idea, that we don’t know when to bail. Make decisions more objectively and less personally.
How can we capture the innocent toddler joy of conquering something new to fuel our growth zone?