Playing the Fool

Playing the Fool

Skip Bayless is a hack. For those of you unfamiliar with Skip’s work, he can currently be found on the craptastic ESPN production, “First Take.” On the show, Skip and Stephen A. Smith (a buffoon in his own right) debate the current issues of the day....
Ball 4 – Karla Robertson

Ball 4 – Karla Robertson

Every couple of weeks, I thought it might be nice to dig a little deeper into the mindset of one of our HR Hardball™ colleagues. Put on your thinking cap as this brave journalist ventures into the realm of the mind…please welcome “The Executive’s NeuroCoach,” Karla...
JFK – The Allure of Conspiracy

JFK – The Allure of Conspiracy

“LBJ killed John F. Kennedy.” Wait…..WHAT? “Yup, I just have a gut feeling, look at his smug face.” That’s commentary from the Mrs., but could be from any one of thousands of JFK conspiracy theorists. Depending upon your preferred...
You Are The Problem, Part 1

You Are The Problem, Part 1

During times of organizational change, it’s estimated that at least 30% of those impacted can be categorized as “Resistors,” actively opposed to the change initiative; another 50% will be “Undecided.” While I usually spare you the math,...
Monday Morning PSA – The Nobility of Gratitude

Monday Morning PSA – The Nobility of Gratitude

“In the beginning of a change, the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot.” —Mark Twain For those (like me) who have never served our country, it’s too...