Jack’s Now-And-Then Blog
Published just once or twice a month.
All postings are mercifully 39 seconds reading time or less!
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Focus v2.0 -Jan 02, 2018Reading time – 66 seconds – slightly longer for the first post of the year; Viewing time – 2:29 . . . Vince Lombardi famously started each of his training camps for the Green Bay Packers with a speech to the team. These veterans and rookies alike, all great athletes, Read More
Facilitation -Nov 21, 2017Reading time – 31 seconds; Viewing time – 1:34 . . . Recently, I did a facilitation and training for an entire company. They’re poised for dramatic growth and needed both focusing and a vehicle to bring all the voices into the conversation, so that’s where I guided the session. Read More
You’re a Leader, So What Do You Believe? -Oct 17, 2017Reading time – 39 seconds; Viewing time – 1:37 . . . What do you believe? Can you make a short list of those things you believe down to your DNA, or at least your most important beliefs about being a leader? I suspect that crafting your own list would Read More
Leading Where It’s Needed -Sep 01, 2017Reading time – 26 seconds; Viewing time – 45 seconds . . . The people of the Gulf Coast are going to need help for a long time. Tens of thousands of residents have lost everything but what they’re wearing. Tens of thousands more are and will be digging the Read More
Clarity From a Choir -Aug 08, 2017Reading time – 39 seconds; Viewing time – 1:15 . . . It’s an amateur choir, but the sound these folks make is stunning. They performed for years under the leadership of their much beloved director, who died suddenly and unexpectedly. The search for a new director began and they Read More
On The Brink -Jul 18, 2017Reading time – 36 seconds; Viewing time – 1:33 . . . Andi Simon is a corporate anthropologist. “A what?” you reply. Corporate anthropologist. She self-describes this way: Andi Simon is a Corporate Anthropologist who helps executives see their companies with more observant eyes, achieve “aha!” moments, and discover new Read More
Culture, Change & Authenticity -Jun 29, 2017Reading time – 39 seconds; Viewing time – 1:56 . . . In a recent discussion with a group of fellow leadership development people I offered that what we do is to provide guidance to generate the culture that creates the success clients want. Sounds simple, right? Not so much. Read More
Your Influence and Their A-Game -Jun 10, 2017Reading time – 39 seconds; Viewing time – 2:17 . . . The first test to determine if you’re a leader is to look over your shoulder to see if anyone is following. The second test is to identify whether they’re giving their best. Why that second question? Because everyone Read More
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