Month: January 2016

  • Same song, different sound

    On my way back from a networking coffee this week, “The Man Who Sold The World” by Nirvana played on the radio.  Many of you may know that this is a remake of a version by the late David Bowie.  With Bowie’s recent death still very fresh in our minds, my thoughts began to wander from…

  • Does talking about strategy make you strategic?

    I participated in a two-day team strategy meeting in California a few years ago.  As an icebreaker, a consultant worked with us to determine how we approached business, strategy, and teams.  It was similar to a personality test, only geared towards work. During Q&A, one of my teammates asked the consultant “how do you become strategic?”.  His…