Recently I received a Knowledge@Wharton article, “Should Leadership Feel More Like Love?.” It is an interview with Fred Kofman, Google leadership development advisor and former LinkedIn vice president of leadership…read more
Quote I am Pondering: “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” Eleanor Rooseveltread more
Picture this. It’s a mild summer evening in San Francisco. It’s 2018. CEOs and thought leaders from across the country have gathered for the invitation-only Fortune CEO Initiative. The movers and shakers of Silicon Valley are there…read more
An earthquake is hitting the real estate industry. If you’re a commercial real estate broker – your world is going to be rocked like an off-the-chart earthquake!read more
I really like this picture. I’m not sure of the provenance, but it has “the world needs to know this” written all over it…read more
In last week’s Something To Sleep On newsletter, I discussed the percentage of M&A transactions that fail. Here’s an excerpt from the newsletter…read more
What is the number one reason start-ups fail? Is it lack of cash? Is it pricing? Bad marketing? All of these factors, as well as many others, may play a role…read more
You may have read my recent articles here and here about the precipitous decline of General Electric.
Now comes an insightful article by Fortune Magazine Senior Editor at Large Geoff Colvin…
If you said Amazon … think again. Macy’s operating margin exceeds 6%, while Amazon’s operating margin last quarter was only 3.8% …. but the comparison is even more striking if we look at Amazon’s numbers a little more closely…read more
You may have seen my article earlier this week about the war of words between Warren Buffett and Elon Musk over disparate business philosophies. In that article I alluded to the fact that Musk’s investments…read more
Mike has provided strategic, operational and financial leadership to small and medium-sized firms, as well as Fortune 500 companies and large government organizations, in a broad range of industries.