The Fifth Discipline: A Global Movement

I have been reading “Four Days with Dr. Deming”. His genius ideas helped Japan transform their economy after WWII. Today I opened up “The Fifth Discipline: The Art & Practice of the Learning Organization.” I found this incredible quote by Dr. Deming on page 2: “Our prevailing system of management has destroyed our people. PeopleContinue reading “The Fifth Discipline: A Global Movement”

Beware of Taking Advice

Next Friday I get to deliver a keynote at Phoenix’s biggest startup event. But beware of taking advice from me–or anyone else. Startup events are great. Successful founders, executives and investors share war stories, keys to success, lessons learned. But when I give advice to entrepreneurs, I’m hyper conscious of what I might call myContinue reading “Beware of Taking Advice”