Multipliers – Multiple Good & Useful Ideas; Now the Trailer!

Some books are filled with multiple key thoughts and concepts — many important and useful teachings and concepts and ideas.  Multipliers:  How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter by Liz Wiseman (with Greg McKeown) is one such book.  The book is good.  The over-all concept is great.  And the implications just keep coming. A Multiplier… Read More Multipliers – Multiple Good & Useful Ideas; Now the Trailer!

Women in Management: Progress Has Stalled

A quick update, pointing you to this article: Women in Management: Why Progress Has Stalled, by Nanette Fondas (Author of The Custom-Fit Workplace). A recent Government Accounting Office report found that the number of women managers increased only 1 percent between 2000 and 2007, from 39 to 40 percent. Women’s progress into management has stalled despite their… Read More Women in Management: Progress Has Stalled

How Many Books Do You Read? – 24 A Year Might Be A Good Target (A Finding From Brad Smart)

In a recent Weekly Insights newsletter from Verne Harnish (sign up for this newsletter here), Verne included this paragraph:   A-Player Execs Read 24 Books Per Year — Brad Smart, father of the Topgrading concept, researched 6500 top executives. The difference between the A-Players and the C-Players? The A-Players were continuous learners, reading on average… Read More How Many Books Do You Read? – 24 A Year Might Be A Good Target (A Finding From Brad Smart)