How important is repetition in setting the azimuth?

The answer is: very important.  Read on as we share a challenge faced in the Army, how it was solved, and how “setting the azimuth” applies to running a ...

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At Your Service

Throughout the course of a recently completed 18 day trip to India, Vietnam, and China, I (Robert) had a unique opportunity to visit/meet with a dozen different companies ...

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Have you created a “bias for action”?

How does your organization communicate your direction, your azimuth? How do you set your teammates up for success?  How do you set the conditions to encourage ...

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Go Tell The Spartans

In one of the most storied battles of ancient history, some 300 Spartans fought to the death to hold a rocky mountain pass in northern Greece for 3 days against over ...

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Why Personnel Development Matters

In this 13-minute video, Randy MacLean and U.S. Army Major General Robert Mixon talk about how the Army uses a continuous personnel development model to prepare people ...

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Are you a good listener?

Have you ever worked for a boss who was a not a good listener? Did he or she have all the answers and for whatever reasons, didn’t solicit your ideas and feedback? Did ...

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