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Great discussion! Read carefully.
What do you think? I believe it is a start but it is not a total answer.
Interesting insights. What do you think?
Totally agree, leaders must grow other leaders. If they are not then they are a pied piper!
Valid discussion for businesses today. Paul is absolutely correct: organizations do run on muscle memory but when the tools change then they are in trouble.
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Wow, will be interesting to see what this does to the Twitter World. What do you think?
Enjoy Life Foods relocates manufacturing and distribution facility from Chicago suburbs to Indiana.
Stories about the poor performance of Illinois leadership to build collaborative businesses continue to mount and with it comes to the news of mass exodus of businesses. I hope here is someone left to turn out the lights after everyone has gone!
A new ordinance would ban all cars with autonomous technology from Chicago, preventing Uber from expanding the fleet of self-driving vehicles it recently introduced in Pittsburgh.
This is why Chicago and Illinois suck at building new businesses. Rather than embrace something and work with providers to make it work the first reaction is to BAN it.
Last week I wrote about The Golden and Platinum Rules in the context of Customer Experience. Today I want to discuss them in the broader context of human relations before, once again, narrowing the perspective and looking specifically a
Thanks to my friend Bay Jordan for another thought provoking article. Your last paragraph sums it up well.
Call centers aren’t what they used to be. Here’s how to capture the loyalty of increasingly demanding customers.
I have one simple way to win loyalty: Keep your commitments and say no more.
This model works for me but what do you think?
Being nice is not just about more effective teamwork; it’s related to doing what we can to establish what Margaret Wheatley has called “islands of sanity” in a world that may feel increasingly mean-spirited and ugly. At the risk of sounding a bit of a little old-fashioned, there is nothing wrong, and everything right, with bringing more kindness into our lives (that includes our working lives).
As Dr. John McGurk stated in a 2010 study, “Using the Head and Heart at Work,” people skills are rarely neutral, that is, they have the power to influence in positive, as well as negative, ways. It is by deployment of our ‘heart’ skills that we facilitate more effective application of our ‘head’ and ‘hand’ skills at work. Now that our workplaces are becoming more and more relationship- and collaboration-based, the urgent need to develop greater ‘heart’ at work is before us.
What do you think?
Food for thought!
What do you think?
I spent 15 years learning and applying culture insights as a senior executive, consultant, and coach across multiple organizations before I started to proactively reach out to top culture pioneers and experts to learn about their culture facts and fundamentals. We can’t learn much about culture from the popular press and most social media is […]
Some interesting insights but the core message is #8.
What are your thoughts?
If you’ve paid any attention to the Olympics over the last couple of weeks, you likely saw many star athletes achieving incredible individual success. But there were also many events built around …
Food for thought!
Some interesting points that should be reviewed by all leaders.
Insights from Condoleezza Rice, Terry Bradshaw, and Tom Brokaw.
Some great insight.