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Where Volkswagen’s Leaders Went Wrong

Where Volkswagen’s Leaders Went Wrong

As the scandal at Volkswagen unfolded late in 2015, I wrote an article in January 2016, titled, “Volkswagen–What Might Have Caused the Emissions Scandal?” where I hypothesized as to what might have led to this major crisis. I quoted a New York Times article in December 2015 which reported: “that a former VW employee, Mr. […]

How To Navigate Your Team With A Moral Compass

How To Navigate Your Team With A Moral Compass

On a daily basis, and with increasing frequency, we witness those in business commit ethically questionable offenses. As the stories inevitably unfold, these poor judgment calls were not “honest mistakes” but rather thought-out and intentional business decisions. How and why does this happen? Is it possible that some leaders have gaps between their personal values […]

The Best Advice Young Entrepreneurs Need To Hear

The Best Advice Young Entrepreneurs Need To Hear

At a recent speaking engagement, a member of the audience asked me what leadership advice I would give myself when I first began my career. While I enjoyed the thought of talking to a younger version of myself, I would much rather offer guidance to today’s young leaders, who work in a drastically different workforce […]