The world has been captivated this week as details emerge about the US raid to "kill or capture" Osama bin Laden
. Of particular interest is the Navy SEAL
team that … Continue Reading ››
"Can it be taught?"
She asked me point-blank. She's swimming upstream, trying to get her leaders to properly engage in social media
—to capitalize on the potential. I hear this a lot. Some leaders won't even consider it. Others stumble … Continue Reading ››
There’s a thin line between leadership
Both can be defined as influencing others. Both deal with trying to get someone to do what you want them to do. Both use many of the same tools. Both try to leverage an individual's … Continue Reading ››
As I ran by the East River the other day, I saw a familiar sight out in the water: A little tugboat guiding an enormous barge through Hell Gate
. Hell Gate is a narrow strip of the East River … Continue Reading ››
The season of giving (and getting) is upon us. Although the tradition is simple enough - get together and give gifts to each other - we succeed in complicating it.
Should I get Jim a gift? Will he get me something? How much will … Continue Reading ››