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The Discomfort of the CEO

  My father used to have a saying in our family: If Momma ain’t happy, nobody’s happy! and this little phrase helped me avoid getting deeper into trouble as a kid, and also sheds some light on organizational behaviour and … Continue reading

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Looking Over the Horizon and Strategic Leadership

The choice between right and wrong is easy; it’s the choice between two rights that takes real courage! I left marine biology in the mid-70’s to pursue a career in business but to this day I am still fascinated by … Continue reading

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