Why You Should Learn To Micromanage

Somehow, somewhere, the term “micromanage” got a bad name. If you have a team or confident experts, yeah, sure, micromanagement is a poor strategy, but what about the opposite? How can micromanagement make sense? If your new hire is low in skill and also low in confidence, you may need to use micromanagement to get […]

3 Characteristics Of Rock Star Teammates

Stop hiring for specific skills. Hiring this way almost always overlooks the three most important traits of a strong candidate. There are 3 things that good managers hire for. Of course, sometimes, you really do need a highly trained skill set. There’s just no amount of positivity that will substitute for an expertly-trained brain surgeon–but unless you need […]

This Will Make You Confident And Optimistic

I was wrapping a bandana around my face in a dusty rural town in the southern part Oaxaca, Mexico. I had never driven an ATV before, but I was about to. I didn’t know how to shift gears, work the throttle, or position my weight. I didn’t know how much torque would buck me over […]