Month: January 2019

Play Card Methodology, Pt. 4

If there is one area that is universal to teams and is in constant need of improvement, it is communication. Whether it is extending clearly defined deliverables, or requesting help to overcome obstacles we have bad habits of vagueness, hesitancy, or unfortunate timing. Additionally, our listening skills are used to identify pauses in the dialogue …

Seven Lessons #3: Only an empowered team reaches their full potential

A well-distributed meme in social media is a photo of Steve Jobs in a thoughtful pose with the quote, “It doesn’t make sense to hire smart people and tell them what to do; we hire smart people so they can tell us what to do.” written in an italicized font above his head. Indeed, this …

Stability and Adaptability

A stable business environment provides many benefits to a business. Clients crave a consistent product. Walk into any McDonald’s and the Big Mac that you order will be prepared according to a well-documented process, with recognizable ingredients, and predictable quality. Coca-cola experienced, first-hand, the consequences of changing a much-beloved cola formula with their attempt to …