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SEIDLER SAYS A Young Leader's struggle might just be your ...

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When coaching leaders, I use a Polarity Map™, developed by my colleague, Dr. Barry Johnson of Polarity Management Associates. Polarity Mapping helps clarify and demonstrate how important it is for a leader to focus on both, Task and ...
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Condensced succinct info on polarity mapping application.

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Leading in Times of Change by Managing Polarities

The biggest challenge leaders are facing today is leading change. The problem is most people are pretty bad at it. In this video my colleague Nick Petrie des...
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Power Surge Book by Margaret Seidler

Looking for that magic bullet to improve your leadership thinking? Polarity Management® principles and tools provide a straightforward method to document your wisdom by accessing a deeper...
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If you are not familair with Polarity Management, check out this four minute video with Margaret Seidler

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Relax. It's Not A Problem. | Leading Effectively: Official Blog of the ...

Relax. It's Not A Problem. | Leading Effectively: Official Blog of the ... | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
The trick isn't solving a polarity (that's problem-speak sneaking back in); the trick is recognizing the polarity for what it is and managing it effectively. Think about breathing. Like a polarity, breathing is continuous and consists of ...
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Barry Johnson about Polartity Management.mov

Barry Johnson explaining the essentials of Polarity Management, an important component in RSM's Advanced Management and Leadership Programme. More info at ww...
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Angie Tarasoff's curator insight, February 14, 2014 9:51 AM

For complex, unsolvable problems, Polarity Management is a very useful technique - particularly for surfacing underlying issues stemming from differing values, styles and preferences.

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The Uber Polarity | a guest blog by Tom Hattersley - The Enneagram ...

The Uber Polarity | a guest blog by Tom Hattersley - The Enneagram ... | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
He is a partner in a management consulting firm in Cincinnati, responsible for the firm's HR practice, spending most of his time in executive coaching using The Enneagram In Business methodology. He can be reached at ...
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What to do when values and rules clash? By Dr Naftali Brawer ...

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A polarity according to Dr Barry Johnson (Polarity Management: Identifying and Managing Unsolvable Problems, 1992) is when there are two equally important ideals that pull at opposite directions. An example in the political ...
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Polarity Management by Joseph McCormick | Universal Flag

Polarity Management by Joseph McCormick | Universal Flag | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
I've found that my conditioning was to think in black/white, either/or terms. I am right, you are wrong. This is good, that is bad...
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Action learning for business

An action learning set meeting showing the action learning process step by step with expert commentary from ALA Director, Ruth Cook (What's your experience of Action Learning for business?

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Doing What Works: Forward in Solution-Focused Change: Deliberate practice: crucial factor behind top performance

Doing What Works: Forward in Solution-Focused Change: Deliberate practice: crucial factor behind top performance | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
Deliberate practice: crucial factor behind top performance http://t.co/QwhCCY9t...

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The Polarity Framework: Solve Problems, Manage Dilemmas ...

The Polarity Framework: Solve Problems, Manage Dilemmas ... | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
Dr. Barry Johnson developed the method of polarity management as a way to deal with complex problem situations by looking at the whole picture. The big idea behind the polarity management is that rather solve a problem ...
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Vedere Consulting: The Balance Between Discipline and Freedom ...

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Barry Johnson, in his book Polarity Management: Identifying and Managing Unsolvable Problems, talks about the importance of recognizing and managing the many polarities that make up an organization's life.
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Aric's Learning Blog: Organizational Development: Polarities

Aric's Learning Blog: Organizational Development: Polarities | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
Working with this polarity is fundamental to understanding universal truth. Effective organizational development is founded in polarity management: Horizontal or vertical growth; Parts or the whole; Conformity or creativity ...
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"Effective organizational development is founded in polarity management:"

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Leading Change through Polarity Management

Phil Willburn and Nick Petrie describe an effective approach to leading change.
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How Smart Leaders Overcome Resistance to Change

Have you ever wondered why change is so hard and why so many ‘change initiatives’ at your workplace fail. Research by McKinsey and others have shown that as many as 2/3 of all change initiatives fail.
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The Zen Of Innovation Leadership: 'And'

The Zen Of Innovation Leadership: 'And' | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
Innovation leadership is saying "yes" when confronted with either/or choices.
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Either/or is no longer valid as And is a bigger friend at present times 

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Using Polarities in Problem Solving: "AND" not "OR" Thinking!

Using Polarities in Problem Solving: "AND" not "OR" Thinking! | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
This entry was posted in Change and tagged change management, communication, organization change management, perspectives, polarities, problem solving, understanding others. Bookmark the permalink. ← Bag of ...
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HEALING AMERICA: What Can Be Done? - High Conflict Institute

HEALING AMERICA: What Can Be Done? - High Conflict Institute | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
As we explain in our book, we don't need polarization, we need “polarity management,” which is a process of balancing and integrating opposing points of view, rather than trying to eliminate the “other.” We need to focus on ...
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Welcome to Polarity Partnerships, LLC

Welcome to Polarity Partnerships, LLC (Polarity #Management workshop to be help on Nov 9 at Willow Ridge Golf Course in Fort Dodge.
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Conscious Leadership in Action « The Transition of Consciousness

Conscious Leadership in Action « The Transition of Consciousness | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
Again, I would not want to claim any expertise in polarity management, but my deep explorations of the teachings of Henri Bortoft has led me to my own dynamic comprehension of the One and the many. Bortoft's philosophy is ...
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Oversimplifying Change Management : Change Management Success

Oversimplifying Change Management : Change Management Success | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
Barry Johnson, author of Polarity Management, makes a pretty convincing argument that choosing between polar opposites is as futile as choosing between breathing in or breathing out. Choosing one over the other is not ...
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Innovativeness as Positive Deviance - Positive Psychology News Daily

Innovativeness as Positive Deviance - Positive Psychology News Daily | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
Editor's Note: This is the 5rd in a series of articles about The Oxford Handbook of Positive Organizational Scholarship. See also Kirsten Cronlund's article, A Powerful Collection: Book Review and Amanda Horne's articles, ...

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Not Everything Requires a Hammer | Traction Strategies

Not Everything Requires a Hammer | Traction Strategies | Polarity Management | Scoop.it
We live in polarities and they live in us. We live in organizational polarities. They often show up as tough decisions or tensions. We can either fear the tension and be positional or embrace the best of both poles and manage ...
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The Importance of Linking Leadership Succession, Strategy, and Governance - The Nonprofit Quarterly

The Importance of Linking Leadership Succession, Strategy, and Governance - The Nonprofit Quarterly | Polarity Management | Scoop.it

The Importance of Linking Leadership Succession, Strategy, and GovernanceThe Nonprofit Quarterly

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