My Best Boss

My Best Boss

Remembering  S. Truett Cathy,  March 14, 1921 – September 8, 2014 He was my best boss. He was my most demanding boss. He was a leader. Truett told me what he wanted me to do, but he did not tell me how to do it.  A good boss gives direction by telling workers what he...
When is A Sentence Too Long?

When is A Sentence Too Long?

When Is a Sentence Too Long? How long are your sentences? When is a sentence too long? Here is a 146-word sentence I encountered on page 383 of Carl Sandburg’s fifth volume of his six-volume biography of Abraham Lincoln. Is this sentence too long?  In various angles...
Do Executives Really Retire?

Do Executives Really Retire?

Too many executives enjoy their retirement celebration but don’t get out of the business. You know this is how it often happens because you have seen it. Some executives want to hang on in a consulting role. Others are still anxious to share their wisdom and advice...