Top Three Leadership Books of 2016

Each year I read dozens of books, many of them on leadership. Here are my three top leadership books of 2016. Note that these aren’t necessarily books that were published in 2016; they’re books that I read and have been impacted by in 2016.   The E-Myth, by...

What Restores Your Soul?

Recently me and Joanna have been asking each other a fascinating question… what restores your soul? There are certain things that make each of us come alive. Or to use a Stephen Covey phrase, they provide genuine re-creation. They bring true joy to us, so much so that...

Can You Say It In One Sentence?

Can you say it in one sentence is a great phrase to bear in mind when you’re trying to clarify vision and strategy. Last night I was talking with a friend who wants to write a book. We were talking through the core idea he wants the book to get across, and although...

Three Team Killers

Here’s three team killers that can quickly destroy your team environment: Lack of Clarity: When team members don’t have clarity on the roles they should each be playing, or clarity on the overall vision they are working towards and reason for the team’s existence,...