Archive for April, 2016

Questions Every Leader Must Ask To Run An Effective Organization

April 28th, 2016 - Comments Off on Questions Every Leader Must Ask To Run An Effective Organization

One of my most interesting jobs at eBay was trying to find a replacement for myself. No, I wasn’t going anywhere, but any great organization values the importance of succession planning. Meg Whitman was so dedicated to getting the best …

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I Thought I Was Short on Time; Now I’m Long on Meaning

April 11th, 2016 - Comments Off on I Thought I Was Short on Time; Now I’m Long on Meaning

Having a metric to help you measure success is imperative. But so is being willing to change the metric when appropriate. I’ve learned that specific metrics that once seemed to define everything can — and should — evolve over time. …

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What To Do When Your Boss Is Driving You Crazy

April 1st, 2016 - Comments Off on What To Do When Your Boss Is Driving You Crazy

So, your boss is driving you crazy. Sadly, you’re not alone.  A massive–and alarming–70% of people surveyed in a Gallup poll either hate their jobs or are completely disengaged in their work. Now that’s a crisis. I’m sorry that people are struggling with unhappiness at …

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