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Five Keys to Extending Your Career

26 June, 2018 Posted by John G. Self
Would your boss hire you today with the same skills you have now? This from Sue Shellenbarger writing in The Wall Street Journal. It is a great question and one that anyone past the age of 45 should begin asking themselves at least a couple of times a year, especially if you plan to postpone […] Read more»

Leaders Who Cannot Communicate Are Toast

6 June, 2018 Posted by John G. Self
Today’s Big Idea:  Leaders who cannot communicate are toast.  We are revisiting a blog post from earlier this year that really resonated with me today as I was planning this broadcast.  “Do you understand what I just said?” That was one of my mother’s questions that always got my attention. I can recall dozens of […] Read more»

Adapting to Change

31 May, 2018 Posted by John G. Self
  When the meeting began late on a Friday afternoon, the CEO got right to the point.  Dan was a 15-year executive with the company and, the CEO believed, a friend.  He deserved the direct approach. “Dan, as you know we are in the midst of a lot of changes, many of which impact your […] Read more»