The Work I Do—And Why It’s Not “Soft”

May 12, 2016By Josh Allan DykstraLeadership 2 Comments

Originally posted on my consulting firm’s website. We often bump into the idea that the kind of work we do at Forte is perceived as “warm and fuzzy” by businesspeople. (My friend Shawn just expressed something similar on his site.) The work we do isn’t “fuzzy” or “soft,” but this is quite a persistent myth. Let me explain why … Read More

2015: Year In Review

January 7, 2016By Josh Allan DykstraLife 4 Comments

I’ve posted a Year In Review every year for the last 5 years (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014), and it’s become something I really look forward to doing. It helps me pause, remember, celebrate, and offer my gratitude for another really special year of life on this strange planet. This year, it’s been an absurdly monumental challenge … Read More