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5 Soft Trends that are Disrupting Manufacturing Growth today!

I was in Detroit last week looking for my new office space in Michigan. I had a chance to meet with several future potential clients and partners. They are very excited about what is happening throughout manufacturing in Michigan. Detroit is changing. Soft trends are transforming manufacturing organizations today!


How can you become better at managing risk?

How Can Leaders Become Better at Managing Risk?

What role does risk have in your success? Risk is the four letter word that kills more dreams than any other. Risk can help you succeed or it can guarantee you will never be successful.


What are the barriers to data science success in larger organizations?

What are the barriers to your data science teams’ success?

What are the barriers to data science teams success in larger organizations? Why have so many data science projects missed their mark? What should you consider as you make a data science platform decision? This is where I see IBM’s Data Science Experience as the right choice for many of…


How Do You Attract and Recruit Great Technology Team Leaders?

How Do You Attract and Recruit Technology Team Leaders?

What’s the biggest challenge leaders face today? What single duty do most HR recruiting leaders dread? No, I’m not talking about paying taxes or having a root canal. Its hiring your future technology team leaders.


How has Ginni Rometty reinvented IBM into a global powerhouse?

What will Ginni Rometty share at Think 2018?

What can we learn from Ginni Rometty about leadership? I’m a huge fan of transformational leadership and have spent the past 30 years working with many great leaders around the world. Over the past several years, I’ve attended over twenty different global conferences to better understand what it takes to…


Can data science help grow your revenue and profits faster?

Can Data Science Help Grow Your Revenue and Profits?

Next week, I’ll be at Think 2018 in Las Vegas. As I share this, several of my clients are deciding if they should make larger investments in data science and machine learning over the next 6-18 months. I believe data science and machine learning are the dynamic duo that are…


How are you preparing your next generation of leadership today?

Are you preparing your next generation of leadership today?

The 2018 Global Leadership Forecast by DDI found that 65% of CEOs believe their top challenge is developing the next generation of leadership for their organization.  And 60% believe their organizations are failing to attract and retain top talent. How are you preparing the next generation of leadership?


Are You Ready to Compete in an Analytics Driven Age?

Are You Ready to Compete in an Analytics Driven Age?

How do you leverage analytics to build a more competitive organization? I have several questions to start you thinking about the possibilities advanced analytics open for your team.  I’m getting ready to go to IBM’s Think 2018  in Las Vegas! There’s still time for us to meet when I’m there. I’ve already set up several…


Can three anticipatory leaders disrupt healthcare?

Can These Three Anticipatory Leaders Disrupt Healthcare?

What will it take to change healthcare? For years, serving leaders have wondered what would it take to transform healthcare. There are many great healthcare organizations here in the United States. The challenge of healthcare is built into the very foundations.  The values, the innovation, the work ethic all focus…


What key skill accelerates your life and career in 2018?

What key skill accelerates your life and career in 2018?

What single skill accelerates 2018 into an extraordinary year for your life and career?  Today, I share several skills almost every leader I know uses to accelerate their careers.  All these skills are easy, but it’s even easier not to keep improving them. Failure to work on them could cost…