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Jeffrey Tobin, an international speaker and business coach. He is also the owner of Henry Hall Office Products in Indiana and hosts the website His professional advocacy columns appear Sundays in the Business section of The Indiana Gazette and the Community News page on The Indiana Gazette Online.

Articles by JEFF TOBIN

JEFFREY TOBIN: Building a phantom regiment
63 weeks ago - - JEFF TOBIN
I’ve worked in broadcasting in some form since I was in my teens, and I learned early on that one must always expect the unexpected. [Read More]
JEFFREY TOBIN: Ready, aim, fire
65 weeks ago - - JEFF TOBIN
I remember the first time I had to fire someone. I was a young manager, and firing an employee was a fearsome event. Still, I recall having a surprising sense of satisfaction after having done the ugly deed. But it wasn’t because I enjoyed actually firing someone. [Read More]
JEFFREY TOBIN: The time to act is now
69 weeks ago - - JEFF TOBIN
Today the finches died. I don’t know what happened, but the nest of baby birds is empty and they all lie dead on our porch. [Read More]
JEFFREY TOBIN: Ya big drip!
71 weeks ago - - JEFF TOBIN
I remember a time when a leak in the roof of an investment property bested me. I’d go up on the roof, roofing tar and putty knives in tow, and repair the leak. Weeks later it would return, and so would I. [Read More]
JEFFREY TOBIN: Mentors show the way
73 weeks ago - - JEFF TOBIN
Which of these two statements fits you the best? [Read More]
JEFFREY TOBIN: The Wizard of Awes
75 weeks ago - - JEFF TOBIN
When “The Wizard of Oz” was released in 1939, it was not a big success. In fact, it earned only $3,017,000 on a $2,777,000 budget. [Read More]
JEFFREY TOBIN: Better than perfect
77 weeks ago - - JEFF TOBIN
Impossible, you say? Unobtainable? Blasphemous? [Read More]
JEFFREY TOBIN: First, the good news
79 weeks ago - - JEFF TOBIN
Traveling at 560 miles per hour at 36,000 feet above Oklahoma, our flight suddenly jolted and tilted hard, down and to the right. I clearly remember the pilot’s voice crackling over the speaker system as the plane shook: “Ladies and gentlemen, we have a problem.” [Read More]
JEFFREY TOBIN: The man with three legs
81 weeks ago - - JEFF TOBIN
I know a guy with three legs. Really. Three legs. His name is Richard M. Ryan, and for many years as an academic, he’s walked around on his three legs as easily as you or I might walk around with two. Pretty amazing. [Read More]
JEFFREY TOBIN: Visiting your future
83 weeks ago - - JEFF TOBIN
“Great leaders live in the future.” [Read More]
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