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Memo to the CEO: You Don’t Know Squat Till You’re 50

Memo to the CEO: You Don’t Know Squat Till You’re 50

I’m known for a statement I make among my clients in top management: You don’t know s--- till you’re 50!

People with good judgment just get it somehow, but every once in awhile someone puts the impertinent question, “What on earth does that mean?”

If you’re a learner, here’s my take on what begins to happen to you, when you reach the half-century mark:

Make Your Own Way This Year

Make Your Own Way This Year

I ran across this fabulous photo on an intriguing Facebook blog and book review site: The Drunken Druid. It’s located in Ireland. The timely caption beneath the photo is:

Notes To Yourself

Notes To Yourself

Who are the most significant people in your life? How do they view you? Do they rely on you? Draw strength from you? Are they fed from your nature or drained by it? This is, perhaps, life’s most critical question. If you can’t answer YES, where are you?

The Story Is In Your Eyes

The Story Is In Your Eyes

What our best leaders think about today is authenticity. Not how to express it, but how to reclaim it and nurture it to fill out their own skin. Authenticity carries a charisma all its own, not swashbuckling, but solid, and it wears well with the flow of unpredictable events.