Power Up Your Productivity

Since first discovering David Allen’s now classic book, Getting Things Done, many years back, I’ve been somewhat obsessed with strategies for maximizing personal productivity. Allen’s GTD approaches aside, h...

What’s Your Super Power?

— Understanding our performance deficits, in order to manage them. “What’s your Super Power?” The business leaders attending my training program look perplexed by the question. “Come on,” I press, “we each h...

Fostering Workplace Engagement

Leaders have a responsibility to make sure employees are dialed in, inspired, and ready to drive success. If you picked ten average workers from across the U.S. representing ten different lines of work, how ...

LEDs Come of Age

The future is bright for energy-saving bulbs. Lighting is better, and prices are coming down. The old CFL bulbs I had in my kitchen can lights finally started giving up the ghost. I’d been expecting it. Anti...