Monthly Archives: June 2014

Culturally Intelligent Travel Tips


If you travel internationally like my wife and I do with our work, you will appreciate what David Livermore has to say in his post on 10 Things Culturally Intelligent Travelers Do. These are related to four capabilities of cultural … Continue reading

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The Prize Under Pressure (World Cup Stories)


Spanish: El Premio Arabic: تعرف على اللاعبين Russian: Премия – Кубок мира Истории Polish: Nagroda – Puchar Świata Opowiadania German: Der Preis unter Druck-WM Geschichten Korean: 압력 월드컵 이야기에서 수상 Ukraine: Премія за розповідями тиску світу з футболу Turkey: Basınç Dünya Kupası hikayeleri altında Ödülü Select  Your … Continue reading

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Everything You Need to Know About the WORLD CUP


I found this presentation by Haiku Deck to be very helpful information to learn more about the World Cup.  Enjoy. Who do you think will win the World Cup in 2014? Stories you might not know about the World Cup The … Continue reading

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The Dangers of Success


Every leader hopes to be successful.  No leader or business sets out to fail.  Success, however carries with it at least six inherent dangers.  Harari (1993) confirms that “companies that were heroes yesterday are not necessarily heroes today…more than 40 … Continue reading

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Leadership Lessons from SEAL Training — Adm. William McRaven


The following is adapted from the commencement address by Adm. William H. McRaven, ninth commander of U.S. Special Operations Command, at the University of Texas at Austin on May 17. Lessons I learned from basic SEAL training: If you want … Continue reading

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