The Safe Path

The safe path is the one you already know. It leads to where you’ve already been.

One of the things I notice as I work with organizations around the world is that the more expert people are – the better their reputations as knowledgeable doctors or lawyers or engineers or managers – the less likely […]

Sudoku Strategies

I’ve noticed a tendency for C-Suite executives to emerge from planning retreats with what I call Sudoku Strategies — plans predicated on the comforting assumption that the future is just waiting out there, and if we can only describe it clearly enough, we can project ourselves into the neat picture we’ve painted.

Of course, unlike […]