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Employee Turnover: 10 Mistakes Executives Make [PODCAST]

9 August, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
LISTEN: Today we are continuing our focus on employee turnover, one of the biggest unreported expenses in business. These costs — direct and indirect — are very real and cut into profits and reduce shareholder value. Why then do we seem to tolerate it? Why do most boards and far too many senior leaders pretend […] Read more»

The Risk, Rewards of Relying on Your Gift

3 August, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
“Growth is painful. Change is painful. But nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong.”   Anonymous   In my job, I run into many executives who are committed to their careers but they are not happy. Some have enjoyed an impressive trajectory, climbing the ladder of success. Others have not been […] Read more»

Managing Your Career: Don’t Get In A Hurry [PODCAST]

2 August, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
LISTEN: Today our theme is “Don’t Get in a Hurry.” Our show covers three dimensions: The early careerists, anxious to get to the top of their chosen profession Those executives and managers who are well on their way in their careers but who should periodically hit the their pause button and take stock of their […] Read more»