“When the eyes say one thing, and the tongue another, a practiced man relies on the language of the first.” Ralph Waldo Emerson so eloquently reminds us that our actions speak louder than our words. How clichéd that may sound, and yet, it’s so very true. A person’s body language can completely override their spoken [...]Continue Reading »
It is incredible how one phrase, with only 12 words could speak so clearly to me in the recent EO conference I attended in Berlin. And the more I read it, the deeper its meaning became to me.
“The price of discipline is always less than the pain of regret”
Over the last 12 months, I’ve worked [...]
It has been several weeks since my time in Las Vegas for the Gazelle’s FORTUNE Growth Summit and I continue to reflect on the dialogue around the changing dynamic of leadership – what good leadership is, why we so badly need it, and how to cultivate it.
Stephen M.R. Covey, author of The SPEED of Trust: [...]
What did you want when you started your business? Did you want to be “rich and famous”? On the cover of Fast Company, Fortune or Inc?Did you want to: Head to the top of your industry, invent a new industry, change the world?
How long has it been since you asked yourself what you really want?
What do Core Values have to do with shoes?
A lot actually, considering Zappos.com is the world’s largest and most successful online shoe store and has been ranked five years in a row as one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies. Coincidentally (or not), they also have a firm foundation of Core Values.
Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh (whom [...]