image

Tips From Jason Fried for a Stronger, Smarter Office

A few weeks ago, the Harvard Business Review featured a podcast with Basecamp CEO Jason Fried on the topic “Restoring Sanity to the Office.” This is a great “lunch listen” and definitely worth the 30-minute investment. If you prefer to read it, they’ve posted the transcript, too. There is so..

image

Stop Dreading & Start Loving Performance Assessments

Writing in the Wall Street Journal back in 2008, Samuel A. Culvert called for an end to the performance review. By late 2015, HBR published “Why More and More Companies..

  • Scott Anderson
  • January 11, 2017
image

Do You Want to Survive This Year–Or Thrive?

As many of my readers know, I really like to beat the “niche drum.” For the last six months or so, I’ve really thumped on about this because finding the right..

  • Scott Anderson
  • January 4, 2017
image

Let’s Admit the Millennials are a Gift

A lot has been written about the differences between generations. As someone on the younger end of the Baby Boomers, much was written about my generation and how different we..

  • Scott Anderson
  • December 28, 2016
image

Schedule A Free Discovery Call

image

Amy Zier and Her Bicontinental Business

A version of this post originally appeared in Omaha Magazine’s Fall, 2016,¬†Women in Business issue. As my regular readers know, I successfully completed a work-from-abroad experiment this last summer. It..

  • Scott Anderson
  • December 21, 2016
image

How to Communicate Like a Boss

As a leader, the lion’s share of responsibility for your company’s climate and communication style rests on your shoulders. Lack of transparency has troubled many companies, but a failure to..

  • Scott Anderson
  • December 14, 2016