Monthly Archives: June 2014


How Top Leaders Handle Setbacks and Criticism

Alan Mulally often counsels “Winners learn quickly how to get out of their own way.” Alan Mulally, the retiring CEO of Ford, admits that when Boeing passed him over for the job, he was briefly devastated. But he quickly recovered because, he says, “a bad attitude simply erases everyone else’s […]


As you grow, you need a Coach

Excerpt from the article, ” Leaving It All on the Field” in HBR magazine, May 2014 issue It’s tough to learn new skills when bigger and bigger groups of people are watching you make the stupid mistakes that are inevitable in any learning process. The best way to respond to this […]