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.
April 22nd, 2014 | Published in Event, Strategic Planning
There are two big sports seasons in Texas: football and spring football. Last Saturday, the University of Texas played its annual Orange-White scrimmage. New head coach Charlie Strong made three …
February 18th, 2014 | Published in Event, Social Media
Hard to believe that Facebook was launched 10 years ago this month. It feels as though social media has been with us longer than that. Perhaps it’s the realization that …
January 28th, 2014 | Published in Event, Strategic Planning
This Sunday is Groundhog Day. It’s a custom begun in the 18th century among Pennsylvanians who brought this tradition from Germany: a groundhog that sees his shadow returns to his …
July 9th, 2013 | Published in Event, Reputation
Aaron Hernandez was arrested June 26 on charges of murder, and two days later the New England Patriots waived him from the team. This past Saturday, the Patriots opened the …
February 5th, 2013 | Published in Event, Leadership
Abraham Lincoln’s Leadership Style Abraham Lincoln was born 204 years ago this month, on February 12, 1809. He was the President of The United States during the Civil War, which …
January 22nd, 2013 | Published in Event, Leadership, Strategic Planning
Starting today, nearly 1,000 people from at least a dozen countries will begin arriving in Dallas for the Vistage International Conference. The successful men and women executives gathering for the …
January 1st, 2013 | Published in Accountability, Event
Happy New Year! Whatever you do, don’t make any resolutions. Instead, take a moment to ask and answer this question: What will I be celebrating one year from today? Then …
November 13th, 2012 | Published in Event, Leadership
Former University of Texas football coach Darrell Royal died at age 88 on November 7, 2012. He left a rich legacy and many essential leadership lessons. I grew up watching …
October 23rd, 2012 | Published in Accountability, Event
Today is my 30th wedding anniversary. I’m sharing an otherwise private celebration with you because I’ve found in my work with leaders that people can weather the turbulent seas of …
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