Wisdom of the Ages – Don’t Miss This!!

Some of you may be aware of the Wisdom Project, an effort produced in cooperation with Bishop Desmond Tutu. I had lost track of it and thanks to a colleague,…
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Kicking Top Talent to the curb?

Here’s a grim reminder of something we talk about a lot around here. I can’t emphasize enough the critical process of hiring and maintaining top talent and the need to…
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17 Mistakes that Startups make

In 1999 John Osher started Dr. John’s SpinBrush to sell a $5 electric toothbrush. In 2001, he sold the company to Procter & Gamble for $475 million. He put together…
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You make money when you buy it.

That’s an old saw from the real estate industry . . . “you make money when you buy it – not when you sell it.” It’s a savvy insight that…
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“Building a Business”: Vol. 30

The North Bay Business Journal, a publication of the New York Times, is a weekly business newspaper which covers the North Bay area of San Francisco – from the Golden…
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Practical Strategies for Turbulent Times

Recently, I organized The Leadership Forum and we held our first event entitled Cash is (still) king: Practical Strategies for Turbulent Times. At that event, I spoke about some of…
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Jack Welch and I are still in tune . . . .

There are a lot of voices out there with ideas about how to brave the economic storm, and none more experienced than Jack Welch. During this rainy Saturday, I had…
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Maximize Margins . . . the General Mills way!

The Nov 11 issue of Fortune carried an article entitled Cereal Cost Cutters, about how General Mills has scrupulously sought to manage margins. Even if you’re not in the cereal…
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New Marketing Approach needed?

Nelson Peltz is better known as a corporate raider than a marketer but his fresh marketing approach to  Tiffany’s, Heinz and Wendy’s carries a valuable lesson. A fresh look at…
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About Me

I am a professional author and speaker as well as a leadership coach facilitating leadership groups among CEOs and senior business leaders in the SF Bay area.

I am the author or more than 125+ newspaper columns published by the SF Bay affiliate of the NY Times among the 550+ articles here. I have also written 3 ebooks about Leadership & Business Finance.


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About Me

I am a professional author and speaker as well as a leadership coach facilitating leadership groups among CEOs and senior business leaders in the SF Bay area.

I am the author or more than 125+ newspaper columns published by the SF Bay affiliate of the NY Times among the 550+ articles here. I have also written 3 ebooks about Leadership & Business Finance.


Read more ….

Testimonials

Wisdom of the Ages – Don’t Miss This!!

Some of you may be aware of the Wisdom Project, an effort produced in cooperation with Bishop Desmond Tutu. I had lost track of it and thanks to a colleague,…
Read More

Kicking Top Talent to the curb?

Here’s a grim reminder of something we talk about a lot around here. I can’t emphasize enough the critical process of hiring and maintaining top talent and the need to…
Read More

17 Mistakes that Startups make

In 1999 John Osher started Dr. John’s SpinBrush to sell a $5 electric toothbrush. In 2001, he sold the company to Procter & Gamble for $475 million. He put together…
Read More

You make money when you buy it.

That’s an old saw from the real estate industry . . . “you make money when you buy it – not when you sell it.” It’s a savvy insight that…
Read More

“Building a Business”: Vol. 30

The North Bay Business Journal, a publication of the New York Times, is a weekly business newspaper which covers the North Bay area of San Francisco – from the Golden…
Read More

Practical Strategies for Turbulent Times

Recently, I organized The Leadership Forum and we held our first event entitled Cash is (still) king: Practical Strategies for Turbulent Times. At that event, I spoke about some of…
Read More

Jack Welch and I are still in tune . . . .

There are a lot of voices out there with ideas about how to brave the economic storm, and none more experienced than Jack Welch. During this rainy Saturday, I had…
Read More

Maximize Margins . . . the General Mills way!

The Nov 11 issue of Fortune carried an article entitled Cereal Cost Cutters, about how General Mills has scrupulously sought to manage margins. Even if you’re not in the cereal…
Read More

New Marketing Approach needed?

Nelson Peltz is better known as a corporate raider than a marketer but his fresh marketing approach to  Tiffany’s, Heinz and Wendy’s carries a valuable lesson. A fresh look at…
Read More
1 94 95 96 97 98 100

About Me

I am a professional author and speaker as well as a leadership coach facilitating leadership groups among CEOs and senior business leaders in the SF Bay area.

I am the author or more than 125+ newspaper columns published by the SF Bay affiliate of the NY Times among the 550+ articles here. I have also written 3 ebooks about Leadership & Business Finance.


Read more ….

Testimonials

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