Business Coaching

The Busyness Lie

We invited Strategic Coach participant Stephanie Holmes-Winton—a prodigious blogger on financial matters, including the imperative nature of cash flow—to write a guest post for us. Stephanie is a Halifax-based financial services educator and speaker who works with...

How I’m Multiplying My Presence

Watch part of an interview I did recently in which I talk about how I’m exponentially multiplying my ability to generate content based on my ideas. Plus I’ll give you a specific example of a multiplier I’m using that can exponentially increase your productivity...

Who’s In Charge Here?

In the last post, I talked about using a bank machine in a foreign country as an example of cooperation among strangers. Transactions like that happen a billion times a day, and all this activity seems to take place without anyone controlling it. To me, that’s a...

The Essence Of Business: Innovation And Marketing

I consider the ATM a miracle. Let’s say I’m traveling outside North America — at an Israeli outpost close to Lebanon, for instance — and I run out of cash. I look around and find a store down the street that has an Automated Teller Machine. I stick my card into it,...

Capitalism And Cooperation

A number of times over the past few years, I’ve heard commentators speculate that we’re facing the end of capitalism. That’s impossible. The Nobel Prize-winning Austrian economist Friedrich Hayek said the tragedy of capitalism is that it was named by its enemies....