What Is Commander’s Intent?

Leaders continually work to inspire their teams to greater and greater performance. How might it help you grow your teams if your “CEO Intent” was crystal clear and codified? Please watch our blog this week as Mike Flentje shares with you his ten commandments of...

“When?”

When is the best time to exercise? What’s the best age at which to get married? What’s the optimal way to start off your morning? When should you avoid medical procedures? The answers to these questions may seem quite individual, but in his book When: The Scientific...

How Leaders Can Escape Their Echo Chambers

According to a recent Harvard Business Review article, “The higher leaders go, the more likely they are to find themselves in an echo chamber surrounded by people who think like them and agree with them.” That rings pretty true with us. But every org chart...

An Unwelcome Surprise and Six Things You Need

Life has a way of throwing a few unwelcome surprises our way, doesn’t it? You’re tooling along, enjoying success, set in your productive routines, and then ZAP! – the world lets you know you’re not in charge and things will be different for a while… Tune in this week...

Four Habits to Maximize the Effects of Recognition

Many of your employees, as much as we all wish this weren’t the case, take compensation and benefits for granted. After all, they can get competitive pay at any construction company, right? How then do you set yourself apart as a contractor that genuinely values...