What Is Your Baton?

What Is Your Baton?

What Is Your Baton? I love track and field events. I am captivated by the speed, strategy, and in the case of the relay races, by the collaboration required to pass a baton at record speeds. But, watching the 4×400 relay race at the 2016 Olympic Games, I couldn’t...
When Your Brain Is Overloaded

When Your Brain Is Overloaded

When Your Brain Is Overloaded You know that feeling that comes when you are in back to back meetings all day long. Somewhere between meeting number three and seventy three, your brain starts to hurt. It’s real. And it makes it harder to listen, make meaning, and...
Escape The Productivity Trap

Escape The Productivity Trap

Escape The Productivity Trap “We had record breakthroughs in operational efficiency last year, but our client complaints went up.” Margaret, director of client services at a workforce training center, went on to tell me that the chair of the board was thrilled with...