Radical Candor by Kim Scott – Book Knowledge Share

As a leader, it’s your responsibility to ensure your team gets results. However, you’ve got to do it without sacrificing retention. Being candid with your team, both in good times and in bad, is what author Kim Scott recommends in her book Radical Candor. In this edition of the Book Knowledge Share, I’ll tell you […]

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An Easy Trick to Building Your Network at the Office

According to HBR the key to building a great network is three things 1. A broad network 2. A connected network 3. A dynamic network. You might be like some people who find networking and meeting new people to be stressful. As a digital leader, the problem gets even worst because we hide behind our […]

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Elon Musk by Ashlee Vance – Book Knowledge Share

Elon Musk is one of the top entrepreneurs of our time. He’s been compared to Tony Stark of Iron Man fame. His thinking is quite futuristic and that shows in his vision for the businesses he has built. In the video, I’ll share a few takeaways from the book by Ashlee Vance on Elon Musk.

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Book Review: How to Castrate a Bull by Dave Hitz

I’m back with another quick hit book review. My aim here is two-fold; 1. to document the books I’m reading and 2. to give you a quick rundown of a particular book so you can decide if you want to read it. I intend to keep these posts short so I don’t give away too […]

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Digital Connections

You may be like me and often get invitations to connect on LinkedIn. I personally love these and welcome anyone into my network except the odd one or two that are obviously causing trouble. Doing this allows you to have a wide and diverse network. This is important as you never know what you might […]

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Book Review: Contagious by Jonah Berger

Over the next little while, I will be contributing to the world with yet another book review. My aim here is two-fold; 1. to document the books I’m reading as I hope you may like them and 2. to give you a quick rundown of a particular book so you can decide if you want […]

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Top Reads of the Year

If you’re like me and looking to stay at the top of your game you know that reading is a way to level the playing field. Reading is a great way to develop your skills at a low cost. Many successful people including Bill Gates and Warren Buffet are big advocates of reading. If time […]

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A Lesson in Networking from Jack Bauer

I’ll admit, I don’t watch a lot of TV. In fact, I’m one of the millions of people who have “cut the cord”. That said, there are a few shows that I follow using the feeds provided by the cable networks. One of the shows is 24 starring Kiefer Sutherland as Jack Bauer. If you […]

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How to Read a Book

In a previous post, I talked about the importance of reading. With that, one of the questions I get asked a lot is how I manage to read as much as I do. In this post, I want to share with you some of the tips I have for reading quickly and still be able […]

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Building a Network

If you’ve ever met a successful person you know that their Rolodex is a powerful tool in their office. Trust me when I say this, they didn’t build it overnight. I also think that the best networkers are the ones who are always looking to add new people to their tribe. It’s also apparent to […]

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