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Vistage


Masters of Business: great to see the Vistage Logo on Network TV (seen here at the Masters on Marc Leishman’s left collar)

Masters of Business:  great to see the Vistage Logo on Network TV (seen here at the Masters on Marc Leishman’s left collar)

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Another Great Workshop with the LA-OC Cohort of the 2018 Stanford-Vistage Executive Leadership Program

Another Great Workshop with the LA-OC Cohort of the 2018 Stanford-Vistage Executive Leadership Program

Had our 3rd workshop of the LA-OC Cohort of this great program, hosted by Kathy Xu of Best Cheer Stone.   Find out more: Case-Studies we review in the Vistage Stanford Executive Leadership Program Read More »


Speaking in Orange County

Speaking in Orange County

Great time with my good friend and stellar Vistage Chair Michele Jewett speaking to one of her CEO Groups in Orange County. Warms my heart – she has acquired cats & dogs for her group after being in my session in ChairWorld!  Speaking at Vistage ChairWorld 2018: The AGILE Chair Below – about to get rolling with my Agility topic with ... Read More »


Great Fun with the LA-OC Cohort for the 2018 Stanford-Vistage Executive Leadership Program

Great Fun with the LA-OC Cohort for the 2018 Stanford-Vistage Executive Leadership Program

Had our second workshop of the LA-OC Cohort of this great program.  Find out more:  Case-Studies we review in the Vistage Stanford Executive Leadership Program Read More »


2017 Vistage Speaker of the Year: Jay Rifenbary

2017 Vistage Speaker of the Year:  Jay Rifenbary

Honored to present Jay Rifenbary his 2017 Vistage Speaker of the Year award this week when he was with me speaking to my 4 Vistage Groups.  What a stellar job he does with his topic, “No Excuse: Incorporating Core Values, Accountability, and Balance into Your Life and Career “.  460 groups and counting.  4.80/4.84/4.83/100.00 %.  Book him soon!  Visit his ... Read More »


Tough Duty Going to a Temecula Networking Event this Morning

Tough Duty Going to a Temecula Networking Event this Morning

Tough Duty this morning driving 0.5 miles from my home to a networking event at a local winery, Wilson creek, with hot air balloons taking off in the background!  I love it here, so much so that I started the first ever Vistage CEO Group here:  Temecula Valley Vistage CEO Group Read More »


The Ego Paradox & The Hero Quest (Erik Larson)

The Ego Paradox & The Hero Quest (Erik Larson)

Caught up with my good friend, Chair and Speaker Erik Larson at ChairWorld.  I was wowed by what he has done with his speaker topic and materials since speaking at all 3 of groups 2 years ago and so honored to discover that he took some of my suggestions and ran with them.  I am immediately booking him to come ... Read More »


Kickoff of the LA-OC Cohort for the 2018 Stanford-Vistage Executive Leadership Program

Kickoff of the LA-OC Cohort for the 2018 Stanford-Vistage Executive Leadership Program

Great start to the Los Angeles-Orange County cohort of the 2018 VELP (Vistage Executive Leadership Program) in collaboration with the Stanford Graduate School of Business.  What a diverse, quality and caliber cohort of 12 Vistage members who will be journeying together for this 12 month program bringing together two world class brands into a unique executive advancement program.  Delighted to ... Read More »


AGILITY Latest Updates for Vistage Chairs

AGILITY Latest Updates for Vistage Chairs

It was great being with you at ChairWorld 2018 and my breakout session entitled, “The AGILE Chair:  AGILE Facilitation for Vistage/TEC Chairs” and as promised, here are some of the latest updates on AGILITY to clue yourself and your members into: VUCA VUCA: The VUCA Report Economic VUCA:  Economic Outlook: Are you Recession-Ready? Will you be Depression-Ready? Career VUCA:   ... Read More »


Case-Studies we review in the Vistage Stanford Executive Leadership Program

Case-Studies we review in the Vistage Stanford Executive Leadership Program

I have been having a blast facilitating the Vistage Stanford Executive Leadership Program in San Diego (January through December 2017) and Los Angeles/Orange County, in which we progress through some very contemporary and insightful case-studies (mostly in very digest-able video summaries with some classic case-study reading), interviews and readings: ZipDial McDonalds Intel (OnCue TV) LinkedIn Shimano Honda NetApp Industry Analysis: ... Read More »