ON MY MIND: Learning to THiNK Before You Speak

ON MY MIND: Learning to THiNK Before You Speak

I’m a big believer in free speech. But, when it comes to my own freedom of expression, I’ve learned that there’s such a thing as speaking too freely – too hastily, too re-actively, too fervently — especially when I am trying to influence others. Asking myself the...
ON MY MIND: Back to Meeting Basics with OARRs

ON MY MIND: Back to Meeting Basics with OARRs

I recently walked into a client’s conference room and smiled when I saw this sign on the wall: No Objectives? No Agenda? No Ground Rules? NO MEETING! Most would read this sign and think: “Duh. I already know that.” But, knowing is different than doing. And just doing...