Why Governments Struggle to Make the Right Decisions for COVID-19

Why Governments Struggle to Make the Right COVID-19 Decisions

As Easter passes us by, it’s hard to imagine anyone who would have thought that we would be in the situation we are in. Many countries and cities are going back into lockdown as they struggle to deal with COVID-19 variants and most are trying to ramp up vaccine delivery as quickly as possible, hoping …

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Why You Should Wear the Same Outfit Every Day

Why You Should Wear the Same Outfit Every Day

Steve Jobs started wearing his trademark outfit because he fell in love with uniforms when visiting Japan in the early 1980s. He felt that uniforms provided a sense of unity and community, but the rest of the Apple staff didn’t accept the idea. Instead of scrapping it, he adopted it for himself.  Steve Jobs’s trademark …

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Behind the Decision: Patriots vs Seahawks Super Bowl 49?

Behind the Decision: Patriots vs Seahawks Super Bowl 49?

I’m working on a new book for early 2022 on how anyone could make better decisions. One of my favorite sections in the book is calling “Behind the Decision,” where I take a deeper look at famous choices.  In this example, I look at Patriots vs Seahawks Super Bowl 49 and the infamous decision towards …

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Data Driven Decision Making is an Oxymoron. Here’s Why.

Data Driven Decision Making is an Oxymoron. Here’s Why.

I admire the desire for any executive to use data driven decision making. On the surface, it is the responsible approach to avoid making costly decisions, especially since executives can directly influence hundreds and thousands of people’s livelihoods. However, this paradigm can end up becoming shackles that limit your team and company. Why Data Driven …

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6 Strategies for Using Data to Make Decisions in Any Economy

6 Strategies for Using Data to Make Decisions in Any Economy

This article is an excerpt from my new ebook, The Hidden Data in Your Company. You can purchase the full ebook here. If you have ever watched any cooking shows, you’ll notice that all the relevant ingredients are easily accessible. They are usually right in front of the contestants. This is one of the secrets to make …

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