Podcast – The Uncomfortable Truth – Episode 45: Who’s That Knocking?

Awards are a dime a dozen, but acknowledgment can mean all the difference in the world.  Don’t wait for acknowledgment, shout it out. Don’t be afraid to tell people what you’ve done.



Alan Weiss’s Monday Morning Memo® – 8/13/18

Alan's Monday Morning Memo

Some time ago, a beautiful supermodel was on a morning talk show hawking a cosmetic line. She mentioned “foundation” which I’m thinking is a sort of base covering, and said, “Of course, I, personally, don’t need foundation.” At that point, my wife threw a bag of potato chips at the television and both dogs and I hastily left the room concerned about further fallout. But it reminded me of a famous commercial from the 80s with a world-class beauty purring …



Podcast – The Uncomfortable Truth – Episode 44: The Great Fork in the Road

You can take a fork or ignore a fork, you have to choose a side.  There’s almost always a better way, and you need to be able to admit this fact of life to yourself if you want to experience growth.



Alan Weiss’s Monday Morning Memo® – 8/06/18

Alan's Monday Morning Memo

  I’m repeating this from my Facebook post on August 3, our 50th wedding anniversary. We’re in Nantucket, as we always are this time of year, and we planned nothing special because for 50 years, every day has been special. 50 years ago today, I was thoroughly enjoying the moment of our wedding, not knowing what might be ahead. And today, I still thoroughly enjoy each moment, not knowing what might be ahead. I would not be the man I …



Podcast – The Uncomfortable Truth – Episode 43: The Limits of Technology

Keeping our perspective when ballistic missile warnings are wrong and German Shepherd hair can foil a robot.  Sure, technology can do a great many things, but are we stopping often enough to consider its limits?