You Don’t Need a Blueprint

You Don’t Need a Blueprint

Growing organizations in an ever-changing world don’t have a blueprint for everything.  Last March, we sent everyone home to work remotely for what we thought would be a few weeks. This has been different from anything I’ve been through here at Service...
Problem Solvers & Innovators

Problem Solvers & Innovators

As your organization grows, you need to be looking for people who are problem solvers and innovators. If you’re a leader, this is the type of person you need to become. It’s no longer acceptable for a leader to wait and be told what to do or ask...
Performance vs. Learning Culture

Performance vs. Learning Culture

I saw a tweet today by Adam Grant, an organizational consultant and graduate of the University of Michigan. I had the pleasure of seeing Adam speak at an event a few years ago, so I followed him on Twitter and I enjoy many of his tweets. This one, in...
Find the Critical Voice

Find the Critical Voice

Who do you go to when you want tough and critical feedback? In the book 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership by John Maxwell, there is a chapter about seeking input and feedback from the “Claude” or influencer on your team. In the book, John talks about his experience...
Leaders Look to Solve Problems

Leaders Look to Solve Problems

“I choose a lazy person to do a hard job. Because a lazy person will find an easy to way to do it” -Bill Gates  I hear this quote often, and the idea of it rings true. When I look to solve problems at Service Express, I search for those who are dedicated to...