Month: December 2012

Making Work Personal

Ever watch a movie where the bad guy says to one of the innocents: “It’s not personal, it’s just business”? Yeah, we all have. Michael Corleone said it to Sonny in Godfather II: movieclips.com The thing is, we all the think the same thing when the bad guy says that. It IS personal.  If you’re on …

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On mastering new skills

A couple years ago I wrote a about how important it is to have more than one skill. The Harvard Business Review Blog Network just pushed out a little ditty from Amy Gallo, entitled How to Master a New Skill. In it she quotes Joseph Weintraub: [zilla_alert style=”yellow”]“We need to constantly look for opportunities to …

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