The SBA reports that 50 percent of new businesses fail within the first five years. How would you like to know what the 50 percent knows? Plain and simple, they acknowledge that they don’t know everything. They hire smartly and partner with other experts for the rest.
I am so lucky to have the opportunity to speak to people across the country. I returned to one of my clients, an automobile assembly plant, to deliver a day-long productivity seminar. However, I wasn’t the only productivity expert in the room!
Matthew was the world’s worst tourist. He acted like he owned the place, made a mess, left, and forced the locals to clean up after him. Walking through my house for perhaps the last time really put my “stuff” in perspective.