Step Back to Let Your Team Step Up and Scale

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Archimedes shouted “Eureka!” in a bathtub. Einstein had sudden insights into the theory of relativity while riding a streetcar. Newton “discovered” gravity during a countryside retreat (Cambridge University was closed because of the Black Death plague). I had my own eureka! moment years ago when I first started my business. I hated my job at … Read More

You Can’t Scale if You’re Drifting

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Interstate 75 isn’t what I’d call picturesque. Well, maybe some parts of it are as it snakes its way from Michigan to Florida. But the stretch where I drove … ? Plainly put—from Gainesville (GA) to Orlando (FL), it’s dull. Monotonous. Routine. And with dusk approaching, it lulled me into a bit of a stupor … Read More

The Many Models to Create a Kick-Ass Team

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Meagan and I were sitting in a fresh sleek café that opened near the Museum of Modern Art. Over a Sauvignon Blanc (mine) and an appletini (hers), Meagan gleefully shared she was officially “in transition.” She had resigned her job and was preparing to start her own business … when her non-compete ran out. To … Read More