“I don’t want to have my head in a basket!” King Edward I “Longshanks,” upon receiving the Governor of York’s head in a basket compliments of William Wallace Nor—we may assume—would he want to have to escape in a crate.
“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” Groucho Marx A while back TV Guide Magazine chronicled the Top TV Shows of all time . .
“Lack of candor is the biggest dirty little secret in business . . . it blocks smart ideas, fast action, and good people contributing all the stuff they’ve got. It’s a killer.” Jack Welch Some sixty years ago, a constituent
In God we trust. All others must bring data.” W. Edwards Deming, engineer, statistician, consultant Mind your metrics After the beginning of the annual hurricane season, and shortly before Hurricane Dorian, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) updated their
According to an article in the Wall Street Journal by Sue Shellenbarger, studies show that when bosses (or customers) yell, employees speed up their work on “simple, familiar asks.” But not without a cost.