QBQ! Blogs

The Challenge of Change: Four Roadblocks

As you explore the four roadblocks we face when attempting to change, ask yourself, “Which of these do I struggle with?” If you’re not sure, share

WARNING: ACCOUNTABILITY IS PAINFUL!

Fine. I’ll admit it here publicly: When I walk 3+ miles each day, I often take Kelly Clarkson along. I’ve aways enjoyed her energetic and

The #1 Difference Between Success and Failure

Planted in the same environment with equal resources and opportunity, one tree thrives (succeeds) while one dies (fails). Since I’m not a treeologist, I can’t

9 Shortcuts That Take Us Nowhere

I used a sharp-beyond-belief CutCo brand pearl-handle serrated knife to bang on and loosen the top of a jar of canned peaches. I removed the lid,

4 Questions: Finding a Career You Believe In

Thanks to Dave Ramsey’s EntreLeadership team for a new QBQ! interview! Click & scroll Lowell, a frustrated headhunter, said to me, “John, do you think Enrico loves black,

Who REALLY Is Accountable for Training?

I finally got this concrete out of the Colorado earth—using every tool I own. But at least I had the tools. This image provides us a clear message: People can

8 Dumb Proclamations I’ve Made

In 1973, just weeks into 10th grade, I came home and made this wise and prophetic (NOT!) statement to my mother: “Mom, I’m quitting typing