10 Important Lessons I learned from Raising a Child with Disabilities. These lessons are universal, and they apply to anyone.

10 Lessons I learned from Raising a Child with Disabilities – Part 1

Preface This 10-part post is a summary of the past eight years of my life. During those years, I’ve been frequently asked to share my experiences and lessons as a father of a child with disabilities. I found myself speaking to other parents of children with disabilities, entrepreneurs, business leaders, impact investors and donors, as […]

How to measure your success. What you measure gets done, and vice versa. We all want to achieve success. But how do you measure success?

How to Measure Your Success

What you measure gets done. This is a known principle in life, and in business in particular. Conversely, what you don’t measure you will not achieve. That’s true for your fitness training, as well as your weight loss program. It’s equally true for your business goals, including financial targets, market share, and product quality. But […]

Define your own success. I believe that we should define our own ideas of success, based on our own ambitions, priorities, and values.

Define Your Own Success

What is success? How do you know when you’ve achieved it? What are the metrics to measure success? Who defines them? These questions are relatively easy to answer when discussing a product, or a business. And yet, they become increasingly challenging when applied to our careers and lives in general. And yet, these questions, and our […]

3 Steps to Detox your Soul. To start the new year on a positive and energizing note, I would like to share with you this three-step detox process.

3 Steps to Detox your Soul

If you live in a developed country, western or eastern civilizations alike, you are exposed to numerous toxins. In particular, mental, emotional, and social toxins. These include excess materialism, stressful work environment, financial concerns, insufficient amount of leisure and family time, reality TV, and overexposure to social media, such as Facebook and Twitter. Our determined […]

How to become a learning organization. Companies need to become learning organizations. Knowledge is the most critical competitive resource that they have.

How to Become a Learning Organization

As the famous saying goes: change is the only constant thing in our lives. Indeed, the rate of change has accelerated almost in every aspect of our lives. This includes climate, technology, economic, as well as political and social changes. The Half-Life of Knowledge One important effect of this rapid rate of change is the shrinking […]

To Be Effective First Be Present

One of my previous bosses was a hard-working executive. He felt that in order to be successful and productive he should multitask whenever and where ever possible.   He would take long flights to attend important meetings with customers. Only during those meetings he would spend most of the time checking and replying to e-mails […]