Don’t Duck the Bad News

29th February, 2012 - Posted by janebeard

Good business leaders speak the truth. Leaders of past eras used to be able to get away with soft peddling bad news. Slide it in under the radar, they thought, and that was just easier for everyone. Refer to things obliquely and everyone will know what you’re talking about. It just makes for a more […] Read More

Kitchen Sink Meeting Themes: They Never Help

15th February, 2012 - Posted by janebeard

We know you’re spending a lot of money on your meeting. We know a committee of people is creating the agenda, and each member has an idea about what he or she wants the audience to take away from the meeting. And we know you’re all basically polite people, who want your colleagues to be […] Read More