Three Reasons to Host a Tribal Meeting

On May 17, I am hosting the 5th annual Small Business Matters Conference. This is a tribal meeting. Marketing guru Seth Godin suggests in his best-selling book Tribes that we are all the chief of our own “Tribe”. My tribe includes past Vistage members, GrowSmart graduates, colleagues, and friends. Who are the members of your tribe? Why a meeting? One might think in today’s world of instant and digital communication there would be less of a Read more about Three Reasons to Host a Tribal Meeting[…]

Book Review: Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport

I joined a book club back in January and Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport was our book selection for March. I was excited about the choice because I remember reading Newport’s last best-selling book, Deep Work, and was anxious to read his most current work. I was not disappointed. Newport’s latest book is a real eye-opener on the impact our digital devices have on us as business leaders, as parents, and in our social relationships. Read more about Book Review: Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport[…]