Tag Archives: employee goals

How to Overcome Your Company’s Lame Goals Management System

In the spirit of the book “Applied Empathy,” by Sub Rosa CEO Michael Ventura, this article helps CEOs and other leaders put themselves in the shoes of a regular employee striving to succeed despite an inadequate goals management system.

|23 Aug 2018

How to overcome a subpar goals management system

I wrote this article for Fast Company to give employees at all levels a process for linking their goals to the corporate business objectives and making themselves more valuable as a result.

|28 Oct 2014

How CEOs Should Bridge Strategy and Tactics

Fast Company recently interviewed Etsy CEO Chad Dickerson about his efforts to educate employees on being more productive: “On Having a System – Any System.

|24 Jun 2014

What’s the one question every CEO needs to answer?

Ironically, it’s one question that vexes CEOs, because they cannot get the information they need to answer it.

|25 Feb 2014

10 measures to a high-performance culture: 4-7

Last week I outlined my first three measures in creating a high-performance culture: Private offices for all employees, an open meeting policy, and having an anonymous feedback mechanism.

|13 Aug 2013