The Most Important Decisions

The Most Important Decisions

A young man asked, “Mr. Drucker, what is the most important decision an executive must make?”Peter Drucker replied, “The most important decisions that executives make are people decisions.” His advice resonates through my mind today as if he had just said it a minute...
Unnecessary Work

Unnecessary Work

As soon as she saw it, my thirteen-year-old granddaughter, McKibben said, “That sign is unnecessary.” How many of these have you seen?  I have seen signs like this in many places.  Most often they mark sidewalks that will never be used simply because they go...
Measuring the Wrong Things?

Measuring the Wrong Things?

Measuring the wrong things? You will get the wrong results! Guaranteed! Can you recognize when someone is measuring the wrong things? Do you see the similarity of these two incidents? I had just checked into my favorite motel in Johnson City, TN, and then asked for my...