You’ve probably heard that attending church doesn’t make you a Christian anymore than standing in a a garage makes you a car. And owning leadership books doesn’t make you a respected leader anymore than owning Dog training books makes your Dog listen. The key, as if you don’t already know this, is to make common […]
People need certain things in life. Things that are critical to success. A young boy might crave a puppy. A new employee might crave a great leader. In either case, it is a very real craving. A need, if not fulfilled, might manifest itself in unproductive ways. A need, if satisfied well, can produce life-altering […]
Yellow Lab, Cooper, at six months – yesterday, December 12, 2010: Pets and people aren’t stupid. But ineffective leaders often think they are. The same principles that govern a well-trained Dog, will also govern a well-trained employee. You’ll see.
Can a dog, a puppy, help you become a world-class leader? Wait, before you think this is nonsense and leave… This is Cooper, a 6-month old Yellow Lab puppy. He’s going to influence and, most assuredly, change the way you behave as a leader. So that you become a better leader, more often, to more […]
Sometimes, being a leader feels like this:
August 29, 2010. The day this “puppy” was born.