THOUGHTS WE THOUGHT
The occasional thought morsel from your friends @ Copper Strategic.
THOUGHTS WE THOUGHT ARCHIVES
On Dueling Youth Movements in 2020 America
On Why the True North Is No Longer True
On Why Staying in Your Lane May Mean the End of the Road
The Great Untangle: Skinny Strategic Planning
The Next Normal: You've Got This. And We've Got You.
Recover, Rethink, Rebuild: Life After COVID-19
On Why There May be Crying in Baseball After All
On Conflict, and Why Sometimes You Should Run Toward It
ON THIS $%^&* YEAR
Let’s be real: we were tempted to make “Go to Hell, 2020!” our year-end message. But the stronger gravitational pull is to not let this $%#& year triumph. To dig deep and ask ourselves – and you – what made you proud?
ON WHY TRANSFORMATION IS THE NEW NORMAL
During normal times – remember those? - asking someone “How are you” would be a throw-away entry into conversation. These days it can be loaded. While the typical answers bend toward some form of “as well as can be expected,” the pat retort doesn’t tell the whole story. We all feel it.