Tag Archives: business lessons

Everyone is Talking About the F-Word. But, Do They Really Know WTF They are Talking About?

Look, I’m just as guilty as the next person to use industry jargon to inspire my team, recruit rockstars (see what I mean?), and share the vision and mission of Adam Hergenrother Companies. I’m playing to my audience and I know it. Disruption. Empire Builders. Synergy. Unicorns. Talent. Leverage. Grit. Failure (and all the various versions: Fail. Fail Faster. Fail …

Do You Have a Heart for Business?

One of the very first things we do with any new leadership team member is hand them a copy of my User’s Manual (email Hallie for a blank copy to create your own). It’s basically a cheat sheet of my idiosyncrasies, my values, my strengths, and my weaknesses. Actually, we talk about all of these things before we even bring someone …