Leadership

Overcommunicating Organizational Clarity

Aug 19, 2019 By (Bio) No Comments
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I distinctly remember a Managers Meeting with a long-time client. There were about 50 people in the room. I was given the opportunity to discuss progress that had been made in the organization. Over time, the organization had drifted (as many do) away from their original mission and core values. Together with the family and […]

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Who Must Do What?

Jul 15, 2019 By (Bio) No Comments
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Have you ever had someone say to you, “Oh, I thought you were going to do that”? Unfortunately, it is not an uncommon statement, whether it be at home, school, or work. The past five blogs have each addressed one of the “Six Critical Questions” Patrick Lencioni explores in his book, The Advantage. If the process is followed, […]

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What’s Most Important Right Now?

You’ve spent countless hours defining “WHO you are” by asking the following questions with your team: Why do we exist (your purpose)? How do we behave (your values)? What do we do (your products and services)? How will we succeed (your strategic anchors)? While confident in your purpose, the values that support it, the products […]

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How Will We Succeed?

May 20, 2019 By (Bio) No Comments
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The foundations of healthy companies are always rooted in values, vision, and mission. They declare who we are, where we’re going, and what we do – often for generations to come. The business decisions we make every day are ever evolving due to disruptors like market changes, technology, competition, and government regulation. Staying abreast of […]

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Video Blog – Sustaining Competitive Advantage: Lancaster County Community Foundation

May 06, 2019 By (Bio) No Comments

Lancaster County Community Foundation’s innovative approach to philanthropy and community leadership has impacted and shaped Lancaster County in significant ways. Join us as we interview Sam Bressi, President and CEO of Lancaster County Community Foundation, to learn more about their unique competitive advantage and innovation philosophy! 

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What do we do?

Apr 15, 2019 By (Bio) No Comments
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A business owner friend of mine recently described his company’s success operating in a niche area of construction. As he explained not only the services his team provides, but the expertise of each team member, I could not help but wonder why he didn’t mobilize his team for broader purposes. They clearly have wide-ranging skillsets […]

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How Will You Behave?

Mar 18, 2019 By (Bio) No Comments
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I distinctly remember entering my daughter’s first grade classroom many years ago. Prominently displayed on posters around the room were “classroom rules.” When I inquired about their origin, the teacher informed me that on the first day of school she conducted a “class meeting.” The class was asked to decide what rules should apply given […]

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Video Blog – Sustaining Competitive Advantage: MERSEN

Mar 04, 2019 By (Bio) No Comments

MERSEN is one of the top graphite machining facilities in the nation.  While highly profitable, MERSEN focuses first on their mission “to improve people’s lives.” Join us as we interview long-time friend and client, Mitch Taylor, General Manager of MERSEN.

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