The Reboot Blog

Reflections on the Art of Being Human at Work.

Co-founder’s Equation for Success

Co-founder’s Equation for Success

This is the final post in a series of five on co-founder conflict. “It is in the space between inner and outer world, which is also the space between people–the…

The Forgotten Founder

The Forgotten Founder

This is the fourth post in a series of five on co-founder conflict. The fourth source of co-founder conflict is the most heartbreaking because it only arises if everything is…

Co-founder Conflict: Who Decides What?

Co-founder Conflict: Who Decides What?

This is the third post in a series of five on co-founder conflict. Leadership is about making decisions. Oddly enough, many founders never take the time to discuss who will…

How Conflicts Between Co-founders Can Kill Startups

How Conflicts Between Co-founders Can Kill Startups

This is the first post in a series of five on co-founder conflict. In 2012, Harvard Business School professor Noam Wasserman studied 10,000 founders for his book “The Founder’s Dilemma. …

Wholeness, Not Happiness

Wholeness, Not Happiness

Stop optimizing your workplace for happiness. It’s doing harm. Don’t get me wrong. I want to be happy. I want you to be happy at work and at home and…

Connect. Think. Lead.

Connect. Think. Lead.

Adapted from the forward I wrote to a friend’s new book… Connect. Think. Do. I’d first gotten the call, an inquiry call for coaching, two weeks previous. In a follow-up…