Leadership is about human relationships – in the real world.

A reflection by Jesse DePriest Inspired by and credit to Ashley Goodall, and Marcus Buckingham, authors of the book, “Nine Lies About Work” – and excellently discussed in the phenomenal “Lead from the Heart” podcast by Mark C. Crowley. Leading and following are not abstractions. They are human interactions. Human relationships. And their currency is […]

WHY WOULD ANYONE WANT TO BE LED BY YOU!??

LEAN is NOT “Less Employees Are Needed” – and LEAN is NOT about cost ‘cutting.’ LEAN is about continuous improvement of all processes to eliminate waste (and therefore improve efficiency) to ‘flow greater value to the customer’ while engaging and developing the people in the work.  Lean is an operational strategy that delivers the business strategy. It is a […]