May 2018

4 articles in May 2018

As my regular readers know, I am a student of military history for lessons on leadership and decision making. This week I read Steve Coll’s Directorate S, a lengthy book on the US involvement in the Afghan wars since 9/11. With multiple viewpoints in the …

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This spring has taken me from very large gatherings like those at SXSW to a variety of board meetings and seminars with a couple of dozen in attendance. At any scale, it’s important to get those right. As a startup founder, you can find …

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A new Wells Fargo Bank television advertisement acknowledges their many recent transgressions and says they’re starting anew in 2018. That’s a pretty gutsy move in trying to recoup customer trust. One must wonder how many people watching TV actually know much about Wells Fargo’s …

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