Author Archives for Jill Woodall

Go Fly a Kite

March 28, 2021 3:01 pm Published by Comments Off on Go Fly a Kite

In November 1847, a civil engineer named Charles Ellet Jr was commissioned to build a suspension bridge across the Niagara... View Article


The Enemy of Great

March 1, 2021 5:02 pm Published by Comments Off on The Enemy of Great

There is a story from the book of Luke 19 in the Bible about Zacchaeus a wealthy albeit dishonest businessman.... View Article


Schaefer-Type Attitudes

January 31, 2021 7:39 am Published by Comments Off on Schaefer-Type Attitudes

Vincent J. Schaefer, a self-taught chemist who invented cloud “seeding” and created the first artificially induced snow and rainfall. He... View Article


A New Year, A New Plan

January 5, 2021 12:40 pm Published by Comments Off on A New Year, A New Plan

2020 included a pandemic and politics, both running rampant, leading to fear, frustration and confusion. In many ways it was... View Article


Break Old Habits

December 7, 2020 8:33 am Published by Comments Off on Break Old Habits

2020 is nearly OVER! It has been a strange and extraordinary year for all, including business leaders.  We’ve stretched in... View Article


Don’t Be a Lemming

October 1, 2020 10:18 am Published by Comments Off on Don’t Be a Lemming

October 2020 Remember your mother saying, “if everyone else jumped off a cliff, would you too?” Meaning simply because everyone... View Article


A Golfer and a Beer Can

August 30, 2020 10:40 am Published by Comments Off on A Golfer and a Beer Can

I recently heard someone talking about a golfer who was playing very well in his club’s tournament, however, there was... View Article


Encouraging Risk

July 31, 2020 1:25 pm Published by Comments Off on Encouraging Risk

If you think about any organization, from any Industry, the individuals who continue to move to the higher levels of... View Article