Monthly Archives: October 2014

To listen or not to listen—that is the question

I have a brother who is a cowboy and lives in Wyoming. High on the plateau behind his house you can see the Big Horn mountains to the East. To the west, you can see out across the central Wyoming … Continue reading

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Board chair transitions and CEOs

Board chairs come and go. CEOs come and go. But, often a CEO will need to deal with a transition in board chairs. I have served for 17 years as a CEO. I have now related to 5 different chairs. … Continue reading

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