Closing the loop

Donating blood to the American Red Cross can be an inherently rewarding activity. You know you’ve broadly done a good thing. You’ve helped someone. But look what happens a few weeks after you donate: What a surprising, unexpected follow up! It’s another chance for relationship and a reason to remind people to sign up to … Continue reading Closing the loop

Teamwork means unity (or, boats don’t get anywhere if you’re paddling in 12 different directions)

“The successful company is not the one with the most brains, but the most brains acting in concert.” – Peter Drucker The success of a team depends on unity and common direction. And that unity and common direction comes from intentional communication, building relationships, listening, sharing stories, and spending time together. It’s not easy work, … Continue reading Teamwork means unity (or, boats don’t get anywhere if you’re paddling in 12 different directions)