My friend MJ occasionally asks, "Are we running with scissors or an Olympic torch?"It makes me smile and then makes me think. We're a few weeks into our new year. Far enough along to relate this distinction to how we're using...
I have a great feeling about this particular team. The demands of working for the second largest bank in the world can be relentless, but they leverage strengths like:
- working with very bright people
- a palpable commitment to high quality work
- deep technical expertise
- and being extremely capable of delivering.
They also face challenges faced by many executive teams in...
What percentage of their time does your team spend doing things they already know how to do?
How much of their time is spent finding better ways to do things?
What's the balance of time you spend on each?
Sustaining success is a good outcome, it's just not good enough to...