Delegating vs. Directing

01. 20. 2014    |    posted by:

One of the most difficult jobs for managers is to pass on the responsibility of a task they have been doing themselves. There may be an emotional bond with the task, or a sense of identity clouding the process and its outcomes.

Send Lawyers Guns and Money

11. 30. 2013    |    posted by:

Before you find yourself or your business in a place similar to Warren Zevon's character in the song, "Lawyers, Guns and Money," it might be a good time to work proactively with your attorney and other advisors.

The Generic Bank

11. 14. 2013    |    posted by:

The CFO of one of our clients recently opened my eyes to a significant question about the banking industry. He commented, "We are no different than any other bank, but how could we be otherwise?"