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  • "If you want to improve the organization, you have to improve yourself."

    Indra Nooyi, CEO Pepsico

  • Bob Dylan Is Still Right


    “The key to positive action is knowing the difference
    between a problem and a fact of life.
    A problem is something that can be solved.
    A fact of life is something that must be accepted.”
    Fred Smith (CEO of FedEx)

    One fact of life is Bob Dylan was right: The Times They Are A-Changin’.

    • Cars have replaced horse-drawn buggies (except with the Amish community). A growth strategy focused on buggy whips is certain to fail. “Self-driving cars” are coming
    • Cell Phones have replaced iPods which replaced CDs which replaced cassette tapes which replaced 8-track tapes which replaced vinyl records which replaced… (before my time).
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  • Amazon Reviews: 4.94 Stars!

    “Any leader worth their salt should take this book to heart.”

    “For those that think business and the Bible are an odd pairing, they haven't read 16 Stones.”

    “An excellent leadership book that is enjoyable to read and very applicable to whatever leadership context you might be in.”

    “This is one of the few that really has it all.”

    “This no nonsense text makes leadership accessible to any leader with clear examples, focused calls to action, and biblical examples.”

    16 Stones is used in the Masters Program at both David Lipscomb University and Williamson College

  • On Leading Well…

    "The best way to lead people into the future is to connect with them deeply in the present."

    Kouzes & Posner

     

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