The economist is primarily concerned with incentives; it is also a science with statistical tools to measure how people respond to those incentives, Positive or negative. And we all learned that from the outset of life. If you toddle over to the hot stove and touch it, you burn a finger. But if you bring […]
Sometimes, giving your opponent the opportunity to walk away with his head held high, is all that’s needed to get him to relinquish control. It’s the ultimate mind f…. Make him feel trapped and desperate, and then become his rescuer. I read an interesting analysis and opinion piece of why Grant beat Lee in […]
1.Will it make you afraid, will you give up or are you going to take up the challenge? 2. This is not a theoretical exercise or a seminar on how to do business, but rather an exposé based on experiential knowledge. 3. What will you do with the skills that you have acquired when you […]
PROPHET, PRIEST & KING “You are a king!”… these words, spoken by a colleague, excited Eugene and stirred up something inside of him, even though he did not, at the time, fully grasp the intended meaning. After all, every man wants to be a king – there’s a romanticism about being a king; kings […]
“It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.” – Aristotle
by Stacy Karacostas Starting a business – or just keeping one running for that matter – takes a lot of energy. If the people you come into contact with all think you’re crazy or doomed for failure, it’s bound to take a toll on you. Here are five things you can do to combat that […]
Today was not about me. Today was not about you. Today was about us. Today is about us. A great leader works to build it with you, for all.
FICTITIOUS LETTER REALITY CHECK – A PERFECT STORM OR A PERFECT OPPORTUNITY? Only read this if you the right person, if not hand in your resignation, a new strategy can only work if the organization has the right people 2016 has undoubtedly started with a number of difficulties and challenges both in terms of a […]