A Magic Lesson

David Blaine is a magician who has done amazing, death-defying things.  He was buried alive in New York City in a coffin for a week living on nothing but water. He froze himself in a block of ice for three days and three nights.  He stood on top of a hundred-foot pillar for 36 hours, … Continue reading A Magic Lesson

Does your business really want to help people?

I recently saw an interview with Adam Lowry, who, along with Neil Renninger, founded Ripple Foods, the makers of Ripple plant-based milk.  In the interview, Fowler said they created their product because they wanted to help people. This simple reason for existing might not seem like a big deal but it really stuck with me.  … Continue reading Does your business really want to help people?

Getting Your Business Aligned to the Real Business of Business.

A key to success in business or almost any organizational endeavor is alignment, and by alignment I mean everyone on the team being tuned to one objective, a common goal.  In sports, it is typically winning, and more specifically winning a championship.  I can’t imagine any sports team that wouldn’t list that as their ultimate … Continue reading Getting Your Business Aligned to the Real Business of Business.