A.C.T.s

Social Entrepreneurship

buy clomid pills online Social Entrepreneurship is a concept that has been around since the 1950’s but has only really gained traction in the last 15 or 20 years.  The idea is that a for-profit business is created where the primary motivation is social impact, rather than financial.  This type of business is different than a charity in that,…

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Learning from Leadership

Judaically We are beginning a series on Leadership and what that means for your organization.  This is a snippet from a CNBC article about Secretary of Defense,  James Mattis that points to one simple, yet powerful attribute of a leader. Defense Secretary James Mattis, a revered Marine with a military career spanning four decades, credits his…

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A.C.T.s

As I posted my blog “story” this morning, I realized that while I have them categorized as stories, they really aren’t.  So, I decided I should re-name te blog category.  I started out thinking it should be something like “Inspiring Topics” or “Inspiring Conversation Starters”, but realized that A)  the acronyms ITs and ICS aren’t…

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The Run-Rest Cycle

The concept of “periodization” dates back to the ancient Greek Olympics and was documented by physician, Flavius Philostratus (A.D. 170- ca 245). The Run-Rest Cycle requires you break up your training into various periods, for example; working on strength, endurance, peak performance & then rest on a regular schedule. The same concept continues to be…

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What Is Your (dis) Advantage?

Brian Buffini and Aimee Mullins are about as different as 2 people can be, yet they have one common attribute. They both have what we would all think of as major disadvantages, that they each consider their greatest strengths. Buffini is an Irish immigrant who came to America in the mid-80’s with $92 in his…

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Words

There is one Universal Business Theme. Great business people constantly study their strengths and weaknesses, maximize the former and minimize the latter. I took a few minutes to mentally go around the room and think about each of you. I tried to assign a word to each of you to describe your best attributes. Here’s…

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