On Leadership

  • Welles Remy Crowther was a 24-year-old equities trader with Sandler O’Neill and Partners on the 104th floor of the South Tower when it was struck on September 11, 2001. A 1999 Boston College graduate, he had been a member of the college’s lacrosse team, where he...

  • Here’s an excerpt from Chapter 4 of my book Leadership that Lasts:  Seven Actions toward an Enduring Impact.  That chapter, entitled “Commit,” focuses on the critical importance of values and direction in leading teams and organizations. Pilots, perhaps more than any other types of leaders, understand...

  • by Connor Hannon, Contributing Writer Chicago is, without a doubt, a sports town, but it’s also a tough place to have success – consider a century-long World Series drought, for example. However, the Blackhawks’ Joel Quenneville and the Cubs’ Joe Maddon, as coaches of their...