The Forgotten Foundation of Human Performance

Memory techniques to become superhuman! Productivity tools do more in less time! The ultimate workout to finally get in shape!  We’ve all seen these headlines before. Hell, I’ve even written some of them. The concept is simple enough — do this little thing and X will improve dramatically. The trouble with these promises is that […]

The Handcrafted All-Star Team, Your Personal Board of Directors

Corporate Board of Directors: a group of people elected by shareholders to represent their interests. Not responsible for day-to-day decision making, the board provides high-level guidance for the ultimate success of the company.  Usually found at public & private companies, and nonprofits. (sources) But why should a board of directors be limited to billion-dollar public […]

The New Manager Series

“I’m sorry, can you repeat that again,” I asked my manager.  “Sure,” he smiled, “I said, congrats, you’ll be leading a team starting next month.” And with that, I entered the world of management.  After working diligently at the same company for two years I was now a manager, responsible for growing and developing a team. […]