Your Employees, Whose Hands?

As leaders we all gaffe (make a mistake). As a matter of fact, in a lot of cases we make more than the average employee. Many times in secret and most of the time with high consequences. If you’ve had a title of Director of above, chances are you’ve been in a spot where you questioned your own call.

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Jovan Hackley
The 10-Year, $60 Billion in Assets Lesson

Back in May, I got the chance to have dinner with one of the brains behind Chicago’s investment consultancy, DiMeo Schneider & Associates the night before taking the stage to talk to their Fiduciary Committee. At some point during the meal, the start-up jokes started. This always happens.  

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Jovan Hackley
Genius Archive: Why We’re Taking on Student Loan Debt

When you say “student loans,” most people sigh; and if you watch really closely you can see their eyes lose a little light. Why? Most of us don’t like to think about them.

We know our student loans exist. Most of us pay them. Some of us don’t. Our reality was, and for some still is, that we have no idea when the pain will end. We’ve accepted it as the price that must be paid to get to our “someday.”

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Jovan Hackley