Jared's blog is a collection of ideas, insights, and interests that he has developed and discovered over the past 20 years.
Jared's blog is a collection of ideas, insights, and interests that he has developed and discovered over the past 20 years.
Paul's Field Report Sep 05, 2020


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Jared reveals his irrational fear of hotel voyeurs, Paul waxes nostalgic about old-school gangland violence, and we add to the list of cities that will most certainly not welcome us as guests. All this, and some ground truth from Paul’s travels around the...

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How Leaders Self-Sabotage When Giving Feedback Sep 05, 2020


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Many organizations believe the way to increase performance in companies is through rigorous frequent and candid, pervasive, and often critical feedback. Lolly and Jared explore this topic in-depth and give us a new way of looking at feedback.

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Who is Essential To You? Aug 29, 2020


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Jared and Paul compare living in North Carolina to living on the surface of the sun, Jared indicts Paul’s agricultural acumen, and they both explore why getting a deeper appreciation for the people we care about is just one of the reasons this is The Best...

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How Not To Waste A Good Crisis Aug 28, 2020


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Leaders of all stripes are often guilty of not challenging the norm. Instead, they are comfortable where they are and happy sticking to what they've always done. This approach might work fine when things are relatively certain. However, when there is a challenge or a crisis,...

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Crabs, Covid, and the Future of Education Aug 21, 2020


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Jared tries to deny he has crabs, Paul has a revolutionary idea to supplant handshakes with face-spitting, and we bring unprecedented clarity and vision to a subject we have no experience, expertise, or business commenting on – the future of education....

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