Lessons From Leadership

Lessons from leadership

Chris Geier, Sikich CEO & Managing Partner

From attitude to the future of professional services, Chris Geier shares his thoughts and ideas on pressing topics and discusses his experiences and lessons learned as a leader.

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The coronavirus pandemic has ushered in changes in work practices that have given employees unprecedented levels of flexibility – flexibility that I suspect employees…
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Diversity and inclusion have always been a part of our organization’s fabric and a key element of our growth and evolution. At the start…
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I’ve always been a proud free-market guy. As an entrepreneur and CEO, I usually cheer efforts to reduce government intervention in the economy. But…
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The coronavirus pandemic has caused significant hardship and has forced us to look at much of life through a new lens. But it’s not…
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Throughout my career, I’ve faced challenges, failures and difficult decisions—these experiences became the foundation and building blocks that led me to where I am…
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I’ve thought a lot about resilience recently – how it’s helped individuals overcome some of the worst hardships imaginable; how, in less dramatic ways,…
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As we embark on another week amidst a pandemic that continues to unfold before our eyes, several thoughts have been at the forefront of…
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Recently I wrote about digital disruption in public accounting. Then I followed up with how digitization in industry is affecting what clients need and…
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Technology is shaking up every sector of industry. From one end of the value chain to the other, business leaders are rethinking not just…
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How Technology is Changing the World of Accounting Firms In October of last year, Sears filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. From the perspective…
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View the Related Workplace Safety Infographic Below As a former law enforcement officer, I’m deeply passionate about workforce safety. I believe strongly that the…
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A training mindset can turn change to your advantage When I was a boy, I wanted to jump like a cat. So, I went…
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