Some Dos and Don’ts of Hiring a Consultant

How do you know when it is time to seek an outside view of your operations or to seek advice? And if you do, what should you consider in selecting a partner to give you honest, critical and unemotional feedback and advice? First, allow me to relate an allegorical story that is true in the sense [...]

By | September 28th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Accept Uncertainty and Thrive

One of the greatest challenges senior leaders face is dealing with uncertainty and ambiguity in all aspects of operations from strategic decision-making to daily tasks. When margins are narrow and your key variables are uncertain, it is naturally understandable to wait for more information before making decisions.  However, the longer a leader waits for information [...]

By | September 21st, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

The Big Trade Podcast, part 2 of 2: Ender’s Game ft. Tom Ruby

Tom sits down with Peter Pham for another tactful conversation on strategic planning. To begin part two of their two-part discussion, Peter talks about how to cut out of the noise of bad information in decision-making. Tom then shares his experience with his consultant business. This is followed by a discussion [...]

By | September 1st, 2015|podcasts|0 Comments