The Five Words that May be Killing Your Business

How to destroy employee engagement in five simple words “Let me think about that…”  In a recent Gallup article, Jim Clifton said, “Most lousy-to-good cultures are well-meaning. God bless them for that. They just don’t know what to do. So they do what is easy — they deliver ‘satisfaction’ to the troops.”  Good cultures have […]

Read more ...

It’s Halloween… Beware that which lurks in the Shadows

Solving Issues

It is yet another dark and rainy day in Portland – perfect weather for ghouls, ghosts, goblins, and other creatures of the night. It’s also a time to play dress-up, wear your alter ego or be someone or something you’re not. Years ago, a mild mannered, mouse of a woman came to a party dressed […]

Read more ...

The 5 Qualities of an Awe-Inspiring Level 10 Meeting Facilitator

At a recent workshop at EO in Portland, I was asked who within a company should lead the EOS® (Entrepreneurial Operating System) Level 10 meetings. We know that after a meeting many people feel that they’ve just walked through a corn maze… in the dark… and without a flashlight. The EOS Level 10 meeting facilitator […]

Read more ...