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Developing leadership talent for mission critical roles sets North America’s top 10 Best Companies for Leadership apart from their peers.
How comprehensive was the survey? I wonder if it covered soem of the smaller, more innovative ones as well as these perennial giants?
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Every company a familiar name and, save for Southwest, an international brand. Also a strong showing of stock market darlings.
Interesting link between this ranking, top brands and sales growth - definitely not a coincidence! Other regions also available on website.
Let's work together Director magazine Some of the bigger challenges lie with leaders who, having done things a certain way for years, find it hard to let go and behave differently, says business coach and Touchpoint Leadership co-author Jacqui...
Design thinking has gained recognition in the past decade as a supportive method for complex problem solving, the development of human-centred products, and an ideal practice for organising complex information and interactions.
Do you think you will still be working, in some capacity, in 10 years? What will you have learned during that decade? Will you remember much of it? Will you have access to reminders and artifacts that could jog your memory?
How To Avoid A Partnership DisputeForbesPartnership disputes often arise out of misaligned management philosophies, especially those regarding growth strategy, culture and branding.
If collaboration is critical, learn to manage difference.
We are in Week 4 of Dave Cormier’s open online course - Rhizomatic Learning: The Community is the Curriculum - and the topic is ‘Is Books making us stupid? Dave Cormier has said in his introductory...
Musicians study the masters and the best recordings, but the band plays the music. The music can't happen if the band waits for something or someone else to create the music for them. They have to act, albeit with uncertainty.
We need the practice, but also the art, to collaborate effectively.
New tools are making it easier to customize learning for every student. Playlists, projects, and portfolios support big blocks, maker spaces, and flex schools. One thing I appreciate about the Christensen Institute definition of blended learning is that it stresses student agency by requiring "student control over time, place, path, and/or pace."
A MUST READ!!!
Resource Nation (blog) How The New Wave of Collaboration Tools Can Make Your Team More Productive Resource Nation (blog) new wave of collaboration tools to make your team more productive Since the early 90s there have been several waves of...
Get the latest Olympic News in the build-up to and during the London 2012 Olympics, including headlines from football, swimming, athletics and more.
Learning-by-doing is a good way to transfer knowledge. The key is to transform the knowledge to fix its own culture and context.
Social media exchanges aren’t just chit-chat — they’re an opportunity to improve business management.
Here, we are all unintentionally collaborating daily!
Living in a socioeconomically disadvantaged neighborhood can take a toll on mental health. However, feeling a close connection to neighbors may offset some of those negative effects, a new study finds.
#Cardiff study emphasises benefits of community to #mentalhealth.
Interesting study from Cardiff University.
Remember when we knew our neighbors?
Alan Frost provides an introduction to his collection of the most widespread failure factors in knowledge management including: Causal Failure Factors:
Resultant Failure Factors:
The full reference, using the author's 2013 & 2014 research is here.
This site has many tools to help explore knowledge management as a field. It's worth a look as well as a few thoughts about how the KM field compares to other approaches including action research and role of experience in scholarship and learning. ~ D
Thanks for stopping by Fast Company's Co.Design. Our focus is on highlighting the world's best examples of design and innovation, working in concert.
Nice practical examples of collaboration making money.
Wales Co-operative Centre Chief Executive Derek Walker looks at the report of the Wales Co-operative and Mutuals Commission which was published today.
Wales backs co-operation and suggests how to achieve it in this excellent report.
Don't Go At It AloneNothing great in life is achieved alone. Especially in business, success isn't a solo act. This character trait is akin to "surrounding yourself with better people." It takes teamwork to make the dream work.
What an outstanding article!!!
It is funny that I just talked about this last week with a leadership group. The most successful individiuals who I have met in my travels invest in themselves, are curious vs. know it alls, and don't try to be experts at everything.
Thank you for sharing this article! Are there other lessons that you believe are missing from the list? Would love to hear from you so that we could all learn from eachother.
Until next time...PS - Live on Purpose!
"From launching a community of practice through to e-learning events to embedding knowledge as part of a response to succession planning, how can you get people sharing knowledge? There are many ways, but we find the following 9-step framework to be highly successful."
Usreful framework to guide knowledge strategy and action.
There is no doubt that there is a need for better joint working, but these initiatives and structures have to be set against the scale of the challenges – and there are six big ones.
We need to work better together- but it's challenging!
Start by un-muting your conference calls.
Ways to connect will determine future success.
A great article that reinforces the importance of human connections even if you are not working in the same location face to face
Most scoreboards are focused on results. If we don't have the results we need, what are we going to do about it?
Nice matrix on intentional success.
This timeline shows missing elements with problematic MBOs. it's good to see this Knowledge Management piece on putting process & results together.
For global cities to solve the central problem of collaboration among strangers, they need a moral operating system of shared social codes and behaviors.
The future is collaboration, but we need ground rules...
Wikipedia is a stunning human achievement. It brings together the work of tens of thousands of contributors, and its high-quality content is available at no cost in dozens of languages to anyone who can go online.
interesting article on the development of collective intelligence software