Grit

There are a lot of talented people in the world. And there are a lot of smart people in the world. And there are a lot of influences today that convince folks that since they’re not one of the smart ones, or one of the talented ones, then they may as well not try. Too … Continue reading Grit

Authenticity

Introduction Years ago I worked at a company fraught with politics. I was hired to manage a program that, before I joined, had become part of a power-play between the executive I reported to and her rival (the classic CLO vs CTO showdown). It was essentially a struggle between the team that produced and managed … Continue reading Authenticity