Tom Brady’s Great Leadership Tips

Okay, for those of you who hate Tom Brady, hold your nose, because we’re going to talk about him in this column. Not so much Tom Brady the Patriot, or the Buc, but Tom Brady the paragon of leadership.  I just read this new book titled 12 Lessons in Business Leadership from The Championship Career […]

Leadership Secrets From The Old Man Himself

That’s right, even Santa Claus has his own book of leadership secrets. We’ve heard from everyone from Jesus, to Churchill, from the Roosevelts Teddy and Franklin and  to the whole gang of bad guys in my friend Steve William’s great book Notorious. And now Santa himself has entered the leadership arena with a book of […]

I Should Have Thought Of That!

What do all these companies have in common? Disney, CNN, MTV, Hyatt, Burger King, FedEx, Microsoft, Apple, AT&T, IHOP, Eli Lilly, IBM, Merck, Hershey’s, Coors, Texas Instruments, Fortune, GE, and Hewlett-Packard. Can you guess? Well first of all they are all very successful companies right? All names that you recognize right? But no, that’s not […]

Business As Usual

Yes, things are hard right now. Things seem to be as bad as they have ever been and that’s probably true. But we have to move forward, we have to try our best to conduct business as usual, if we are going to survive. Mark my words, no matter how bleak things are right now, […]

7 Traits Of Effective Leaders

I once had a boss who wanted to sit in his office all day, never participate in any meetings and then ask us, his managers, to write long tediously detailed reports and give them to him so he would know what was going on. In short he wanted to know everything we were doing without […]