The Surprising Solution to Office Politics

The Surprising Solution to Office Politics

Bureaucrats can be mean-spirited, but usually they are overly enthusiastic organizers who lose sight of their roles in the business. Office politicians, on the other hand, are far worse. They are people who harbor very bad and destructive ideas about how to get ahead....
What Matters Most in Business

What Matters Most in Business

I was taking my morning walk today, listening to TED Talks, as I often do, and the second talk that came up on my feed was a speech by someone named Bill Gross. The topic of the conversation was, “What factors matter most for startup success?” Before listening to this...
How to Avoid a Surprise-Attack Firing

How to Avoid a Surprise-Attack Firing

Getting fired is not fun. But getting fired when you think you are doing a good job — that really sucks. The purpose of today’s message is to alert you to an important danger: Someone at your business may be thinking of letting you go. In fact, it may be more than one...