What A Salad Chain Can Teach You About Corporate Culture

What A Salad Chain Can Teach You About Corporate Culture

Recently I stopped for lunch at one of the D.C. locations of Sweetgreen, and it got me thinking about how a company’s corporate culture and environment plays a critical role in its success. The salad chain launched in D.C. in 2007 and, over the past 10 years, it...
Big Company Decisions Are Only An Empty Box Away

Big Company Decisions Are Only An Empty Box Away

As a leader, you’re probably always thinking about your company and its performance. Your focus is on making sure that it’s always heading in the right direction and continuing to grow. There are lots of different strategies out there for ways to think...
Meetings Hack: The Ultimate Technology

Meetings Hack: The Ultimate Technology

We spend a lot of time in meetings. We waste a lot of time in meetings. What if there was a technology that could cause meetings to advance collective thinking, align meeting participants, increase satisfaction in how the meeting was run, and radically enhance...
Studies Show The Downfall of Any Merger or Acquisition

Studies Show The Downfall of Any Merger or Acquisition

We are the people who, for whatever reason, still have our chips on the table. We are the folks who own equity in businesses. For some of us, we intend to increase the value of our equity by acquiring another company. For others, we intend to take our money off the...
3 Rules All Great Leaders Follow When Facing Change

3 Rules All Great Leaders Follow When Facing Change

This time of year, a lot of people have made their New Year’s resolutions and are beginning to see whether or not they’ll stick. As is always the case, the bigger the change, the more challenging to implement. I work with a lot of leaders when...
Do You Spend The Your Time To Advance Your Career?

Do You Spend The Your Time To Advance Your Career?

Leaders and employees who are ready to move up in the ranks see opportunities to get involved and make significant contributions all around them. To be successful, it’s critical to focus on the right activities with the right people in order to maximize your...