Clarity Breaks

Rene' Boer Execution

If you’ve read books on great leaders in history, you’ll find that one of the things that they all had in common was the ability to get out of the weeds, rise above it all, and take time to think.  Henry Ford once said, “Thinking is the hardest thing to do, that’s why so few people engage in it.” As …

Why Millennials Will Love EOS® – Part 2

Clark Neuhoff Vision

Last time we said that millennials raised in a different time than us Boomers and Gen-Xers, think differently and have very specific expectations for information and their work environments.  The V/TO and the Accountability Chart provide the vision, big picture and culture that Millennials need to understand and to be engaged.  This time I want to share specific EOS Tools that …

The Greater Good

Rene' Boer Vision

  Today, we’re focusing on acting with the greater good in mind. Great leaders always act for the greater good and that greater good is your organization’s vision. Not your vision, your organization’s vision. That creates the context for how your decisions and your actions support the greater good. I’d like to share a story with you about two great …

Thanks Dad!

Rene' Boer People

With Father’s Day approaching this weekend I’m reminded of my dad who passed away almost 20 years ago. I miss him.  My dad was an eternal optimist. He walked on the sunny side of the street. My folks emigrated here from The Netherlands in 1956 with $256 in their pockets and my younger brother and me in tow. They came …