Three Brand Lessons from Walt Disney World

Are you looking for brand inspiration? Spend a few minutes at Walt Disney World and you may just find what you need.

Collaborate Like Music Row and the Honky Tonks

A look at Nashville’s famous music row and the downtown honky tonks teaches us about the benefits of ‘partnering’ with your competition. It doesn’t have to be a win-lose world. Perhaps there is something your organization can learn from Nashville’s music scene.

Taking Employees from Disengaged to Fired Up

Do you have people in your organization who are unmotivated, disengaged, perhaps even ‘unreachable’? This video challenges you to consider one major factor in the engagement formula.

Turn Ordinary into Spectacular for Your Customers

We often hear about the need to delight customers. Take a look at one company that has done it extraordinary well. How did they do it? They took something ordinary, repurposed it, and made an amazing experience for their customers.

Jump Into Career Fulfillment

I jumped from a plane that was 800 feet in the air with 1,500 hundred other paratroopers exiting 22 total aircraft – in the middle of the night.  I learned a lesson that has served me well throughout my career.

Tapping Into Frontline Fixes

Are you looking to solve an organization problem? Make sure you tap into the ingenuity, resourcefulness, and perspective of the people who touch the work daily.

Building Careers & Customers with Purpose

In this video, I invite you to consider your resume, your career, your business, etc. Ask yourself the question, “Am I building something worth building?”  Hopefully this video will get you moving toward successful building, not just building for building sake.

Strategy – Easy as PIE

A process for planning, implementing, and evaluating organizational strategy. The approach, called the PIE Chart, is simple, but not simplistic.

A Team Process That Works

Learn a five step process to improve your team’s performance. The tools page includes items you can use to bring that process to life in your organization.

True Strategy or Cow Crap

Take a look at how these cows behave and ask yourself if you and your business are falling into the same trap.  In less than two minutes, you will be challenged to revisit your strategy.

Measuring Busyness

Have you and your team confused busyness with results? It’s a dangerous and common trap. Watch this video to learn about the problem and gain insight into how to improve performance.

Underdog – 4 Keys to Winning

At one time, we are all underdogs. Learn a valuable lesson about being an underdog and how to win despite the odds being stacked against you.

Messages that Work – A Lesson from Nashville

There is a lot of noise in today’s world. That noise can cause your emails, ads, presentations, etc. to be lost. Take a look at a message that cuts through the noise and learn what you can do starting today.