Resist Proxies

Resist Proxies

One of my executives recently shared a letter with me that Jeff Bezos sent to Amazon’s shareholders in 2016. One of the sections in his letter was titled “Resist Proxies.” He mentions that process can...
2020 Feels like a Crossfit Chipper

2020 Feels like a Crossfit Chipper

Many of you know that I love CrossFit and within there is a sequence of exercises called a chipper. When completing a chipper, you’re required to push yourself through a series of movements for a certain amount of reps. One of the most famous chippers is...
Celebrate the Wins

Celebrate the Wins

You usually hear me talk about the importance of running to the problems, well today, I want to reinforce that you should celebrate the successes too. There are always going to be problems to solve in a growing company – but you should never lose sight...
Fast Track to Career Advancement

Fast Track to Career Advancement

Recently I came across an article titled “The Fastest Path to the CEO Job, According to a 10-Year Study” by Harvard Business Review. There are several points in the study that can be applied to career...