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I am someone who loves to learn.  I like thinking hard about issues that either are or seem to be complex, and trying to find simpler ways to understand and approach them.  I always wanted a big electronic library to house resources I have built and found so other people who love to learn, or are looking for better answers could access it.  Look for new additions on a regular basis.  I also frequently post unique and useful content on LinkedIn at


A ninja-fast tool to help you complete 2017 so you're ready to create 2018.  A GREAT first step to any annual planning process.



There is no such thing as "got too big" or "grew too fast."  There ARE a lot of organizations growing quickly without the right infrastructure and skills to handle the size and speed they're dealing with.

10 Minutes of the right kind of thinking can make a BIG difference.  Get your company's most important priorities on paper so your team can get to work.

From "It's Time to Pick a Fight" July 4, 2017

From "It's Time to Pick a Fight" July 4, 2017


Sometimes great stuff doesn't get it's own article.  Shorter thoughts on building high performing teams and cultures and whatever else looks fun to write about.

This version takes a slightly broader look, focusing on company priorities, key areas and what you personally need to crush to have a great year.



This is what happens when an undercover introvert, who happens to know a lot about human behavior and process science, tries to figure out how a smarter way to approach professional networking.  Originally written in 2010, it's been updated with a new worksheet to help you stay organized.