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Monthly Archives: July 2019

Know Your Core Business

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There’s a fast-food burger place a couple miles from my house. I don’t eat there except for the occasional 6:00 a.m. biscuit run when I’m headed out to do some fishing. It’s at a major intersection, though, so I see it all the time. A few weeks ago, I was […]

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Who Should Bat Last?

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Hold out your money. Speak your soup order in a loud, clear voice. Step to the left and pick up your soup. Step to the left too early…NO SOUP FOR YOU!Too slow with the money…NO SOUP FOR YOU! The notorious Soup Nazi in the Seinfeld show cares about proper sequencing. […]

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Habits—The Good, The Bad and the Swap

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“Seriously? I drive there all the time, and I’ve never seen it.” I heard this statement from a friend recently. We were headed to lunch together, and I suggested a new place. That is, new to him. It wasn’t new to town, and it wasn’t new to me. But, he’d […]

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Three Benefits to Delegation

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Delegation can be tough. It’s gut-wrenching to give up decisions or projects you care strongly about, and then it’s doubly gut-wrenching when it goes wrong. See what happens when one city manager delegates the task of selecting a new city slogan. In reality, of course, delegation is a necessity if […]

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