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A number of years ago a trusted friend told me of the leadership lessons that are imbedded in the movie, “Apollo 13”. I made sure to watch it the next time it was scheduled for television (this was pre-streaming). I Read more…


I Remember…Bobby Naftzinger coming into my office on Dover AFB to say that a commercial airliner had just struck the World Trade Center. I Remember…watching the second plane strike the other tower and realizing these were not accidents, but something Read more…


Working with credit unions throughout the country I have witnessed common issues with outdated, cumbersome procedures and the WHADITW syndrome. These conditions diminish productivity, create inefficiencies, establish roadblocks to outstanding member service and increase job dissatisfaction among team members. First, Read more…


Recently an associate was denied the opportunity to pursue a prestigious leadership position within the credit union industry. They received an email from the President stating that they were overqualified for the position and would not be interviewed or considered. Read more…


I’m Mad As Hell And I Am Not Going To Take This Anymore!  (with apologies to the silver screen masterpiece of 1976, Network) So, what has me fired up this time? I just saw another company ad apologizing for their Read more…


Have you ever received leadership lessons unexpectedly? Of course you have. We all have. As leaders it is important to not only grasp the lesson, but determine how to share the knowledge with others. Take the following scenario which happened Read more…


Be Shore of Yourself Don’t Let Pier Pressure Wash You Away Climb Out Of Your Shell Work Hard To Catch The Wave, Then Enjoy The Ride, It Will Be Short Keep A Watchful Eye For The Next Wave, It’s An Read more…