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Culture By Design, Culture By the Numbers

In my executive speeches and my recent book, LEVERAGE: The CEO’s Guide to Corporate Culture, I use the case study of Zappos.com, the internet shoe and clothing retailer to illustrate the power of culture by design. If you don’t know … Continue reading

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Wrong! 8 Common Assumptions about Culture Change

Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.  ~Henry Ford   One of my greatest insights about culture change came early in my career from an assignment with AVCO Everett Research Labs. Basically this was a defence … Continue reading

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LEVERAGE Infographic: A New Look at a New Book

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New Business Book Now Available Now in Paperback

LEVERAGE: THE CEO’S GUIDE TO CORPORATE CULTURE JUST PUBLISHED IN PAPERBACK ON AMAZON Few concepts in business contain so many powerful truths, and at the same time so much crap, as corporate culture. 35 Years of Asking the Hard Questions … Continue reading

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My Thriller Novels Now in Paperback

Perfect for Holiday Reading  Historical and Political Thriller Novels by John Childress Now Out in Paperback After over a year in e-book format, all four of John Childress’s thriller novels are now available in paperback on Amazon and other on-line … Continue reading

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Another Business Lesson from Mother Nature . . .

It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.  ~Charles Darwin In 1975 I left behind my Ph.D. degree in marine biology … Continue reading

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FASTBREAK now a Kindle eBook

Announcement: My recent business book:  FASTBREAK: The CEO’s Guide to Strategy Execution, is now a Kindle eBook and can be easily downloaded to the iPad or PC (with free Kindle app) or to your Kindle reader from both Amazon.com and … Continue reading

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