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You Think You Can Lead. Would Your Team Agree?

This week we’re taking a look at the ways in which we lead and how you and your team can communicate even more effectively.There’s something for everyone in this issue, including a brand new look. Let us know what you think! ~…

6 Steps to a Successful Q2

A version of this article appeared at Inc.com Most organizations start their second fiscal quarter about now. Which is not a milestone that typically gets much notice – like a new Madonna album, it all feels a bit ‘meh’. None of the excitement…

Jeffrey Katzenberg Has a Howard Schultz Problem – And Here’s Why That Matters to You

A version of this article appeared at Inc.com Jeffrey Katzenberg, chief executive of DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. has declared 2015 a year to ‘reset’ the company’s vision. It isn’t going to work, whether with Shrek on his side or no. Why? Two…

Cultivate Your Challenge Function

A version of this article appeared at Inc.com One of the surest signs that an organization is sliding into decline – entering the stage we call Treadmill – is the gradual erosion of the challenge function, usually as a direct result of previous…

6 Steps to a Successful Q2

This week we’re diving in to Q2. From what you and your team should focus on this quarter, to steps you can take to achieve even more long term. Also, be sure to check out our contest below. Entering is easy, and the prize pack will…

Data & Decision-Making: 3 Key Questions to Ask

This article is written by Predictable Success Consultant Alex Thatcher. In order for any organization to break through Whitewater and ultimately achieve Predictable Success, there is one essential process that needs to change – the…

Vision 2020: The Near-Term Future of Leadership

A version of this article appeared at Inc.com Recently the editors of Inc. (generally a kindly and helpful bunch) asked their column writers, your correspondent included, if we would apply our communal thinking to a single topic: What will…

What Your Customers Wish You Knew

This article is by Predictable Success Consultant Scott Propp. One of our primary areas of focus is what it’s like to lead (and be a part of) organizations that are making the journey from Early Struggle to Predictable Success. We also examine…