Entries by chuckblakeman

The 7 Deadly Words You Can Never Afford to Use

Words express our deepest beliefs. If you want a successful business or a great life, these words won’t help you get there. 1. Try (the uncommitted person’s word) “I’m going to try to…” Yoda: “Try not. Do, or do not. There is no try.” Intentionality is a huge key to getting where you want to […]

Turn Everyone Into a Capitalist and Watch Your Company Grow

Turning everyone into a capitalist is essential for creating a Stakeholder’s culture, where everybody brings their brain to work and takes responsibility to build a great company, not for you, but with you. And it will make you more money. Next to owning a piece of the company, incentive-based pay is the highest form of […]

Everybody Should Play the Business Owner’s Game, Not Just Owners

Companies without managers are the present and future of work. In the emerging work world of the Participation Age, the most successful ones will do away with managers completely. That’s right – completely. Managers are the core problem in business People don’t leave companies. They leave managers—it’s their number one reason to leave. The U.S. […]