How to Boost Your Performance through Rituals with James Lipton

How do you prepare yourself for a new activity? I didn’t put too much thought into this until I was at a conference a few…

Why Leaders Cannot Be Indifferent to the Truth: Part 3—Deceiving with Fact-based Lies

Check out Part 1 of this series where we discuss the logical fallacy of believing you are entitled to your opinion and Part 2 involving…

Wu-Tang Clan on Long Term Planning

How far ahead do you tend to think? Five years? Five months? Five days? What about 88 years? That’s Wu-Tang Clan’s strategic time line. If…

The Blacklist’s Elizabeth Keen on the Perils of Unearned Status Gain

Last week, I started binge watching The Blacklist. I realize this show has been a hit for a few years and I’m behind the times,…

Humblebragging Your Way to the Top?

I was in an interview recently when one of the managers asked the dreaded “What’s your biggest weakness” question. I do not like this question.…