Tag Archive: problem solving

Big Overwhelming Problems are Always Made up of Little Manageable Problems


Last week I spoke with one of my coaching clients, a CEO who several months ago was in an excruciatingly tough and stressful spot. She was facing overwhelming challenges on all fronts, but fought against the odds and moved her company to a position of strength within only a few months. She came out ahead…

Understanding the Problem is Half of the Solution

(I originally wrote this article back in 2000 when I was Entrepreneur in Residence at the Carleton University Tech Venture program)
If you have ever spent any time with entrepreneurs you know that there are no bounds to their creativity, vision and their ability to market innovative solutions. To many people, entrepreneurs seem to have a…