Monthly Archives: November 2010

Outstanding Manager Tools

If’ you’re not familiar with Manager Tools, start here on their Basics page:  http://www.manager-tools.com/manager-tools-basicsIf you really want to start easy, try this:  “Effective Meetings Starter Model – Part 1″While my focus remains…

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Hiring "A" Players

Several clients are hiring and it’s time to share some guidance on how to hire “A” players.First, how are we doing right now? Not well. The typical business, when they rate how well their people perform their job functions, finds that they have perha…

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Setting HARD Goals

Most of us set plenty of goals, but very few of them get achieved. For example, 85% of New Year’s Resolutions fail within 3 months. To truly achieve our goals we need to radically change how we set them, says Mark Murphy in Hard Goals : The Secret to…

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Setting HARD Goals – Nov 19,2010

Most of us set plenty of goals, but very few of them get achieved. For example, 85% of New Year’s Resolutions fail within 3 months. To truly achieve our goals we need to radically change how we set them, says Mark Murphy in Hard Goals : The Secret to…

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The CEO and Organizational Development – Nov 05,2010

The CEO must know enough about Organizational Development to either do it, or delegate it intelligently and oversee it. A great resource for that is Steven Balzac’s new book, “The McGraw-Hill 36-Hour Course in Organizational Development.”TomOnLeadershi…

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