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Business Consultant

How to Mind The Gap from Business Consultant Greg Bustin

May 3rd, 2016  |  Published in Leadership, Uncategorized

If you live in or have travelled in the United Kingdom, you likely recall being told to “please mind the gap.” This phrase—first introduced in the UK in 1969 and …

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NY World’s Fair 50 Years Later

September 16th, 2014  |  Published in Event, Uncategorized

What will you do in the coming years to move from success to significance? Check out my complete post here on LinkedIn.

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Bon Voyage

July 29th, 2014  |  Published in Strategic Planning, Uncategorized

You’re the captain of your ship. What shape is it in? Is everyone in your organization doing what’s expected or do employees blame each other for missed deadlines, broken promises …

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Field Goals, Touchdowns and Punts

December 17th, 2013  |  Published in Organization Health, Strategic Planning, Uncategorized

Professional football teams have just two games to play in their regular season. A few teams will advance to the playoffs.  Most will think back on another season squandered. Inside …

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Kennedy, History and You

November 5th, 2013  |  Published in Organization Health, Strategic Planning, Uncategorized

The following includes excerpts from Accountability: The Key to Driving a High-Performance Culture, Greg Bustin’s latest must-read book for leaders that will be published February 2014 by McGraw-Hill. There are …

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Better or Worse?

October 22nd, 2013  |  Published in Leadership, Uncategorized

“The measure of success,” said John Foster Dulles, “is not whether you have a tough problem to deal with, but whether it is the same problem you had last year.” …

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More Powerful Than Words

October 9th, 2013  |  Published in Branding, Uncategorized

“The soul,” said Aristotle, “never thinks without a picture.” What’s more, we process images 30 to 60 times faster than words. How could you make better use of visuals inside …

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The Lone Ranger Rides

August 6th, 2013  |  Published in Leadership, Uncategorized

In 1933, thanks to the modern-day marvel of radio, the Lone Ranger rode into our lives. The Masked Man and Tonto are still alive and well 80 years later as …

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Call for Back-Up

July 30th, 2013  |  Published in Strategic Planning, Uncategorized

Summer’s here and that means vacations are here, too. Will your organization maintain its momentum during summer, or will your plans slow down or fall behind as your talented team …

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Top 10 Performance Hurdles

March 5th, 2013  |  Published in Strategic Planning, Uncategorized

In the last six weeks I led strategic planning sessions for three successful companies in Maryland, Florida and North Carolina. Three different industries. Three different cultures. Three different sets of …

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10 Commandments from Knute Rockne

October 16th, 2012  |  Published in Uncategorized

Knute Rockne is recognized by the College Football Hall of Fame as “without question, American football’s most renowned coach.” As Notre Dame’s head coach from 1918 to 1930, Rockne set …

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project phases

A Question for Leaders

April 1st, 2011  |  Published in Leadership, Uncategorized

When things don’t go as planned, it’s tempting to point fingers. After all, we chuckle at the cynic’s view of the six project phases because there’s some truth to it. …

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business lifecycle

Get Out of the Way

March 1st, 2011  |  Published in Leadership, Uncategorized

As the economic recovery continues to gain momentum, many leaders are finding themselves in a delicate balancing act. A year ago, I alluded to this balancing act while watching leaders …

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time management

How Many Hats?

June 2nd, 2010  |  Published in Leadership, Uncategorized

In the consulting firm I founded and led, we had the privilege of working with leaders at dozens of large, highly respected companies, including Avery Dennison, Burger King, Ericsson, Nextel, …

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