Ron Mercer and The Corporate Soul

Ron’s career in business spans more than thirty years encompassing four major economic cycles. During this time, he logged the key traits and characteristics of successful organizations that thrived through difficulties and with prosperity. He discovered these organizations had something special that set them apart. These organizations had an intangible that helped them transcend peaks […]

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Great Leaders Know People Are Fickle

“Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.” Niccolo Machiavelli, Italian philosopher Great leaders have the courage of conviction. Throughout history we have witnessed legacies and legends being born when they lead their teams to greater heights because they were one of the few who stood against the wind […]

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Recovery….

When you have a problem, a widely accepted and highly successful first step to recovery is recognizing you have a problem and then publicly admitting it.  Organizations are simply a group of people organized for a purpose.  Organizations behave like people and have the same characteristics as people.  People tend to deny there is a […]

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“Don’t Get Too Far Out Over The Tips of Your Skis”

As you begin a new year, it is good to make big aggressive plans.  Someone once told me to “Shoot for the stars because even, if you miss, you might just hit the moon!”  In our zeal for achievement and doing better than last year we often make ambitious goals.  I think that is actually […]

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