How do we treat the new person?

In this day and age longevity on a job isn’t guaranteed, people are always moving companies and roles within companies.  I think first impressions are so important no matter what stage somewhat is at in their career when they come to join on our team.  Do we look...
GOAT    Is there even a debate?

GOAT Is there even a debate?

I know the book has not closed on Lebron’s career yet, but when people talk about him being better than Michael Jordan the hair on the back of my neck stands up.  During the NBA Finals there was no shortage of commercials with Dr. J saying “either you have a ring or...
What a gift!

What a gift!

How often does one network hand everyone else a gift like @ESPN just did? If I am @ABCnetwork, @NBCsports, @CBSsports or Foxsports I am sending the executives at ESPN luggage at Christmastime. How often in the real world does a huge experienced talent pool become...
The other Great One

The other Great One

Talk about follow through…. First of all congratulations to Tom Brady and the Patriots for great persistence, determination and never giving up, great lessons to be learned there. In ’82-83, the Great One (Wayne Gretzky) finished with 71 goals, 125 assists and...
It Doesn’t Matter Where You Start, Only Where You Finish

It Doesn’t Matter Where You Start, Only Where You Finish

Maybe I’m the only one, but sometimes I think to myself, oh that person is doing better than me because they had a head start or advantages that I didn’t have.  I want to take a quick look at a few athletes that have started at the bottom of the pack but have finished...