Organizational Thought Leadership Blog

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Moonshot

For most of my career, I’ve used the term #moonshot, but I’ve never actually seen one live. Sure, I’ve seen the Apollo Era footage. Who…

Thought Leadership Visibility

It’s hard to practice thought leadership when we have limited visibility. Your org is probably busy planning for next year. Likely deep in budget…

How do you package your ideas?

How do you package your ideas? 🍣 Fresh thought leadership is tastier. 🥫 Canned ideas scale better (and lasts longer). Let me explain. The…

Origin Stories

I’d bet there’s not a child in the world who says, 📣 “I want to be a thought leader when I grow up!’ Every…

Thought Leadership Needs a Platform

People have personal brands. Your thought leadership insight has _____________. Orgs have corporate brands. What goes in the blank? An idea’s brand isn’t the…

Where the Sidewalk Ends

How often do you go where the sidewalk ends –either recreationally or professionally? When most people think Las Vegas, they usually think of a…

Light Ideas take Flight

The lighter the idea — the easier it is to take flight. That’s the paradox of #ThoughtLeadership. Ideas are not born with wings and jet…

Welding Great Ideas

“Quantum Dentistry” is a great example of welding insights across fields. (Even though I’m not sure what it might mean). Let me explain. Welding…