“How do Chick-fil-A restaurants attract so many good employees?” People ask me this question all the time. Here's what we all know: Good employees perform better for good bosses. Good employees are happy employees when they work for a good boss. Good employees...read more
It was an unscheduled, called, off-premises meeting of the board of trustees without the chief executive officer. Every trustee was in agreement; it was time for the CEO to retire. The CEO was one of the founders of the organization; a highly regarded non-profit...read more
Defining — and especially redefining — leadership is a popular activity for people engaged in the study of organizational efficiency. Why are so many concerned about the words they use to describe leadership? Is it that difficult to define? You may be surprised by my...read more
Jimmy's Stories, a new book by Jimmy Collins, is now available on Amazon
A gifted storyteller, he uses real events from his personal experience to paint a vivid picture of the practice of Creative Followership, the fascinating career approach that he advocates. He delivers an inspiring message for everyone.