Excerpted with the permission of the authors from Chapter 30 Power Questions:
(Note from Bob: Jewish Passover this year begins tonight at sunset)
My good friend, Robie Wayneberg, invites me to dinner. A very special dinner.
He asks me to join him and his family in celebrating their Seder. It is the highly festive Passover dinner that...
Excerpted with the permission of the authors from Chapter 34 Power Questions:
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He had everything to live for.
There was a baronial home in Connecticut’s most affluent zip code, a loving family, a salary beyond anything he had ever believed possible. And a recent promotion.
Let me tell you about the job. He was the CEO and Chairman of the Board of KPMG, one of the premier and...
Excerpted with the permission of the authors from Chapter 31 Power Questions:
“This was a tough one,” Roger explains to me. “I wasn’t sure how to handle it.”
“Tough? How?” I ask. I am amazed. “I’ve never seen you intimidated by meeting anyone. I can’t imagine you being at a loss for words.”
I want to hear more. Roger is one of the most confident, intelligent, and savvy consultants I have ever met. And he is no ordinary consultant.
After graduating as a Baker Scholar from Harvard Business School, he worked for 15 years at one...