Category: Uncategorized

18
Sep

Getting rid of the vultures

You know all too well what it’s like to be approached by the occasional self-seeker… They get closer, like raptors, only to take something from you and then sneak awayContinue Reading..
12
Sep

Your support groups

Let me clarify: if you are not in some sort of difficulty, you are probably being lazy, settling for comfort that success brings. Yes, we swim in trouble because obstaclesContinue Reading..
17
Aug

A thousand opportunities

One of the most strongly held beliefs relative to the concept of scarcity is hidden behind the phrase “opportunities like this only come once in a lifetime.” We must distinguishContinue Reading..
13
Aug

Firing blame and murdering entrepreneurship

One of the most insidious, tempting and corrosive habits regarding the empowering your employees is to assign blame for the lack of success of a project, whatever it may be.Continue Reading..
07
Aug

Sorry, my mistake

Many believe that because they require themselves to be exemplary leaders, they are obliged to not make mistakes. However, that does not stop them from doing so anyway. We allContinue Reading..
19
Jul

Be wary of your reality

If you had lived in France in the eighteenth century, influenced by the mainstream of physiocrats, you would probably have been led to believe that all wealth derives solely fromContinue Reading..
15
Jul

Know what you do not know

Ignorance is a common attribute to all human beings. Therefore, as knowledgable as you deem yourself to be, you are also ignorant. Or do you, by chance, know everything aboutContinue Reading..
10
Jul

Leading someone better than yourself

Mourinho does not play better than Cristiano Ronaldo. Ferguson does not play better than Wayne Rooney either. They don’t need to. The Mourinhos and Fergusons of any organisation are greatContinue Reading..
21
Jun

Addicted to thoughts

Addictions are not generated solely by chemical agents, as is commonly thought. There are also psychological addictions. Although more subtle than their chemical counterparts, they can be as harmful orContinue Reading..
08
Jun

Mental frugality

Few CEOs would disagree with me about the importance of maintaining an attitude of prudence in the use of resources in their organisations. No matter the proportion of abundance, oneContinue Reading..