Joe Calloway helps great companies get even better. His workshops and interactive keynote presentations help develop leaders, create more effective teams, and improve performance for successful businesses who know that they can, and should, be doing more with the people and resources that they already have.

A Waste of a Perfectly Good Meeting

People say we have too many meetings. As someone who has participated in thousands of corporate meetings over the past 30+ years, I have a slightly different view.  I believe we don’t have nearly enough good meetings…productive meetings.  We need more of those. What we have is too many ineffective, worthless, what-the-hell-was-the-point-of-that meetings. This can…

Wow, What a Stupid Salad!

Many companies get so distracted by their search for the “wow factor” that they take their eye off the ball.  The ball, of course, being the foundational elements of your business – those basic customer expectations.  It’s easy to find yourself in search of what amounts to a “wow factor” gimmick instead of doing your…

The children’s menu.

This is a guest blog from Seth Godin.  Sign up for Seth’s blog at http://sethgodin.typepad.com The children’s menu. “Here, eat this food you’ve eaten a hundred times before. These chicken fingers and french fries are just like what we have at home. And turn on your iPad and watch that movie you like so much…”…

You can begin it…

Until one is committed there is always hesitation. The chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness. Concerning all acts of initiative and creation, there is one elementary truth, the ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans: That the moment one definitely commits oneself, then providence moves, too. All sorts of things occur that would…