The Infinite Game

The Infinite Game

I recently read “The Infinite Game” by Simon Sinek. Great book. I highly recommend it. It certainly fits nicely into this idea that I’m so passionate about: helping organizations succeed by getting healthier through trust, clarity, alignment and...
Focus Like a Barn Swallow

Focus Like a Barn Swallow

A Barn Swallow is a little bird found abundantly across North America…and it has a strategic focus unlike any other. It’s recognizable by it’s cobalt blue and orangey-gold color, it’s long, forked tail unique to the swallow family and the annoying habit they...
Chief Vision Officer

Chief Vision Officer

When it comes to visionary leadership, they say “sight” is seeing the seeds in the apple, while “vision” is seeing the apples in the seeds.   In Simon Sinek’s book, The Infinite Game, he talks about how critical it is for leaders to play the game (leading a...
Don’t Stop ‘Til…

Don’t Stop ‘Til…

For many of us, those three words put an iconic song in our heads that will hang around for at least a week. Michael Jackson’s 1979 single “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough” is as catchy today as it was when it was released over four decades ago (even as I type this…it...
The Difference Between How and Why

The Difference Between How and Why

The Brooklyn Nets were a heavy favorite to win it all in the NBA playoffs this year. Emphasis on “were.” They’re currently sitting at home and have been since they lost to the Boston Celtics during the first playoff round in late April.   On the surface, it...