How Would You Spend a Windfall?

How Would You Spend a Windfall?

“How would you spend a windfall?” The voice on the phone was an old friend. Sadly, we hadn’t spoken in years. “I heard you were doing consulting,” she continued. “So you’re an expert now?” I laughed. “I wouldn’t say I’m an expert. But, yes, people do tell me they...
Walking a Tightrope Without a Net

Walking a Tightrope Without a Net

“I’m not sure exactly what they want me to be working on. And they won’t tell me what the priorities are.” “They just want me to do more.” This was a conversation from some time back. The executive was lamenting what she felt to be an ever-shifting set of goals...