Jul 17, 2018
Turnover sucks. It's hard on your staff, your customers and your brand. But do you know what the actual dollar cost of a lost employee is? We look at research from the Drucker Institute and talk about our own experience, offering insights on things you can do to lower the high cost of employee turnover in your...
Jul 1, 2018
Should you align your entire organization to one performance metric? A well known VC firm says "yes". We respectfully disagree. This week on Directionally Correct we discuss the One Metric Dilemma, and how to choose the right metric (or metrics) for your organization.
Jun 18, 2018
We revisit the story of CSX Railroad with an update on the company's strategy and how it appears to be going.
Jun 12, 2018
If you've listened to this podcast before you know we touch on a lot of subjects that affect business performance. If you've ever wondered why that is, today we reference a study from the Drucker Institute about the benefits of consistently delivering high performance over a range of business areas in order to...
Jun 5, 2018
Previously we talked about value added partnerships and the perils of making them work, specifically as it related to the curious arrangement between Best Buy and Amazon. Last week Best Buy announced sales were up 7% in the previous quarter yet the stock price went down, a possible signal that investors aren't on board...