Profit vs Impact: Is there a tension?

Profit vs Impact: Is there a tension?

You’ve seen that my schtick is all about growing a business that matters. That is, one that provides the owner with attractive profits while helping make the world or your corner of it a better place. I talk about that a lot. Recently, I had someone ask me if there’s...
Epictetus and The 3 Trainings

Epictetus and The 3 Trainings

Epictetus and the 3 Trainings It’s the end of the first month of 2019.  This year, I decided not to add my voice to the cacophony of experts telling you how to make this year the most successful and prosperous one yet.  No.  This year, I thought I’d wait for that...
The Ultimate Question

The Ultimate Question

Decision-Making Part 3: The Decision Making Rosetta Stone   In 1799, a stone was found with writing in 2 scripts of Ancient Egyptian (including hieroglyphics ) and Ancient Greek, with each telling the same story.  This allowed researchers to unlock the Egyptian...
Decision Making Part 1: The Prism vs The Coin

Decision Making Part 1: The Prism vs The Coin

    This is the first in a short series on Decision-Making.   Businesses live and die on the quality of decisions made by their leaders. So, it’s kind of odd that there is so little time spent on how we go about making decisions. If you want to improve your decisions...