leadership dot #3496: missed shot

I shook my head when I read about the University of Nebraska’s men’s basketball coach, Fred Hoiberg. He was hired in 2019 and has since earned over $10 million to lead the Cornhuskers — to a grand total of 20 wins. Big Red is 20-55 overall, 5-39 in the Big Ten, and has a staggering…

#794 a reason

The mantra of a personal responsibility seminar* I took many years ago has stayed with me: Not doing something –plus a really good excuse — does not equal doing something. Think of how often we act as if a good reason should be accepted and excuse the fact that the required behavior was not accomplished.…