Monday, May 6, 2024

Is Micromanagement Good for Your Business?

Can leaders get the most from their people if they micromanagement them?  I was asked about very specific situations of micromanagement and when or if it is appropriate.    

As a leader, your job is to produce results through others.  The accomplishments are most effective when the outcomes are in the best interest of the whole.  Those results include

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Meet Ted Santos, CEO of Turnaround Investment Partners

Ted Santos, Founder and CEO of Turnaround Investment Partners, is in the business of creating miracles. Also known as the CEO Whisperer, he works exclusively with CEOs of midsize to large corporations who are in need of radical change and transformation in order to maintain growth and relevance. He helps them to become

Monday, April 22, 2024

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Why Do Leaders Fail?

There are thousands of books on leadership.  They all claim to have the answer.  However, most people have an image of leadership before they read a book.  From where do those images come?  Are those images

Monday, April 15, 2024

Is a CEO a Failure When He Does Not Have a Successor?


These are thoughts I had at the end of 2023.  I had them because Morgan Stanley was an under performer in their industry.  

Now that Ted Pick is CEO of Morgan, we will see if he is able to keep pace with his industry in a way the former

Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Can Corporate America Transform US Culture?

In the face of constant change, our personal and professional lives will be filled with new challenges.  Some of those challenges will be unfamiliar to us and present problems for which we have no solutions.  That will require

Monday, January 15, 2024

What Are the Two Most Important Skills of a Great CEO?

While it takes a powerful and well organized team to effectively run a company, there are some aspects that can only be done by the CEO.  To help leaders be