I was listening to Howard Stern the other day when a caller told him "You're so lucky that you made it in your field." "Luck had nothing to do with it," Stern said. "You have no idea how intensely I had to work to make it in radio. I would lock myself in my room … Continue reading Hard Work and Gen Y: Friends or Enemies?
Early in my career I had multiple manager personality disorder. I was respectful attentive John around my manager. John the comedian with my peers. I was authoritative with my direct reports and still someone else with customers. Trying to be what I thought others wanted me to be led to a kind of management schizophrenia. Consciously … Continue reading Management Schizophrenia