Monthly Archives: November 2015

Listen First then Talk – Really!

Most CEOs I know are pretty good at talking. I am one. We are schooled in and have lots of practice communicating, making points, positioning recommendations, making sense of matters. It’s hard to be a good executive without well-developed communication … Continue reading

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Chair as facilitator not “the decider”

We live in a silly time and in a silly season. It seems bravado and decisiveness from those who aspire to lead, trumps all else. Hum… I am writing this in Boston. I facilitated a panel presentation comprised of individuals … Continue reading

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