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What's Your Be Be Do? | Switch and Shift

What's Your Be Be Do? | Switch and Shift | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
You know those BS statements you see wherever you go? The stupid mission statements, lame values statements, and epically unimpressive purpose statements on
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Anything that concerns project-oriented activities, employee engagement and servant-leadership, including my writings and conference materials
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Leading Together for Change - My new Website

Leading Together for Change - My new Website | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
high performance coaching, consulting, training and speaking programs to support you on your journey to become a better leader and co-leader of change.
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The economics of revolution part 1 @davidvdegraw

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On retrouve le fameux Why How What développé par Simon Sinek également http://www.ted.com/talks/simon_sinek_how_great_leaders_inspire_action?language=fr

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29 Employee Engagement Ideas You Need to Know About

29 Employee Engagement Ideas You Need to Know About | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
Every company wants to attract and keep the best talent. Here are 29 employee engagement ideas you should be using at your office.
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Top 40 Innovation Bloggers - 2014 list

Top 40 Innovation Bloggers - 2014 list | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
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 Innovation day for me, I guess ! Lots of inspiration with this top 40! Let them coach us !  :)

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Claude Emond's curator insight, May 3, 10:44 AM

 Innovation day for me, I guess ! Lots of inspiration with this top 40! Let them coach us !  :)

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The Four Lenses of Innovation - A 33Voices interview with Rowan Gibson

The Four Lenses of Innovation - A 33Voices interview with Rowan Gibson | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
Moe and Rowan Gibson discuss how to think big, look afresh at the challenges you face, and take bold action to change the world.
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A blueprint to innovation and to changing the world worth listening  to! Anything to add??

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Thirsty Horses and a Call for Meta-Advice

Thirsty Horses and a Call for Meta-Advice | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
Some of the process-related questions leaders ask during their interaction with front line workers include variations on “What is the standard?” and “What is the actual process?” and upon finding a gap “Why is there a gap?” and "What are you doing to close the gap?" These can be part
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3 «bad» excuses senior management uses for not consulting with their employees working in the «gemba» (the real place : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gemba ). Are you afraid of the gemba too? Maybe you should be more afraid of the consequences of not using the collective intelligence of your employees! Any comments?

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3 «bad» excuses senior management uses for not consulting with their employees working in the «gemba» (the real place : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gemba ). Are you afraid of the gemba too? Maybe you should be more afraid of the consequences of not using the collective intelligence of your employees! Any comments?

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The Global Leadership and Talent Index

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The Global Leadership and Talent Index

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How do you score on the BCG Global Leadership and Talent Index ?

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Claude Emond's curator insight, April 28, 9:14 PM

How do you score on the BCG Global Leadership and Talent Index ?

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The Authentic Man: A Guide to Happiness and Purpose (197 p) - Free on Kindle for now

The Authentic Man: A Guide to Happiness and Purpose eBook: John Smith: Amazon.ca: Kindle Store
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very nice self-help book on how to be happy. Excellent reviews. Free for a few days, I guess!

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Claude Emond's curator insight, April 28, 4:05 PM

very nice self-help book on how to be happy. Excellent reviews. Free for a few days, I guess!

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Earning Success the Old-fashioned Way

Earning Success the Old-fashioned Way | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
Success is hard work. When people are rewarded for showing up rather than earning their way, it promotes dependency and robs individuals of their dignity.
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Hard work, yes ... and also sharing this success with those who help us.

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The Divided Will Always Be Separated

The Divided Will Always Be Separated | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
What lies within us does not divide us, it does not separates us, it connects us.
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are you whole or divided inside yourself?

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Nonviolent Communication (NVC) by Marshall B. Rosenberg - Executive book summary on Video

More goodness like this: https://brianjohnson.me/membership/?ref=yt Here are 5 of my favorite Big Ideas from "Fear" by Thich Nhat Hanh. Hope you enjoy! Get b...
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An essential book for our times

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Claude Emond's curator insight, April 25, 4:59 PM

An essential book for our times

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5 Types of Toxic Employees (And How To Deal With Them) [Infographic] | Daily Infographic

5 Types of Toxic Employees (And How To Deal With Them) [Infographic] | Daily Infographic | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
Dealing with uncooperative employees can be a real pain. Good managers have the ability to recognize the problem-makers and turn them into productive workers.
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Highly Effective Lean Teams - a third excellent FREE kindle eBook on LEAN

Highly Effective Lean Teams eBook: Candace Buckley, Ronald Buckley: Amazon.ca: Kindle Store
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A third excellent FREE kindle eBook on LEAN Grab it while it is still free 160 pages

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Claude Emond's curator insight, April 22, 10:29 PM

A third excellent FREE kindle eBook on LEAN Grab it while it is still free 160 pages

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Lean Competitive Advantage - Free Kindle Book

Lean Competitive Advantage eBook: Ronald Buckley, Robert Devine: Amazon.ca: Kindle Store
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168 p of good #lean advice. Free until I do not know when :)

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168 p of good #lean advice. Free until I do not know when :)

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20 Powerful Traits of Highly Successful Leaders - WiseStep

20 Powerful Traits of Highly Successful Leaders - WiseStep | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
“A leader…is like a shepherd. He stays behind the flock, letting the most nimble go out ahead, whereupon the others follow, not realizing that all along they are being directed from behind.” Nelson Mandela Leaders have traits that is in their genes. A trait refers to a specific characteristics that...
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Building a Life That Matters - Jason Garner's interview

Building a Life That Matters - Jason Garner's interview | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
Moe and Jason Garner discuss the journey from being on Fortune magazine's list of the top 20 highest-paid executives under 40 to being a Master of body, mind, and spirit.
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All one's really want is to matter. Here are some clue about what this life is all about and what it means to matter. So do I believe! As says Brendon Burchard: Live, Love, Matter !

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All one's really want is to matter. Here are some clue about what this life is all about and what it means to matter. So do I believe! As says Brendon Burchard: Live, Love, Matter !

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The Innovation Value Chain

The Innovation Value Chain | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
Rather than reflexively importing innovation best practices, managers should adopt a tailored, end-to-end approach to generating, converting, and diffusing ideas.
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Very nice introduction to the Innovation Value Chain 

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Claude Emond's curator insight, May 3, 10:08 AM

Very nice introduction to the Innovation Value Chain 

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Project Management: Why it pays to be agile -

Project Management: Why it pays to be agile - | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
Imagine that you have to build a railway bridge. You draw up blueprints for the bridge, start welding and, just as you near the other side of the river, you realise that the bridge is not strong enoug
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an article announcing «Prince 2 Agile». So stay tuned:). Nice points in it except that they still refer to Agile as being a methodology rather than a mindset !  

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Claude Emond's curator insight, May 1, 5:57 PM

an article announcing «Prince 2 Agile». So stay tuned:). Nice points in it except that they still refer to Agile as being a methodology rather than a mindset !  

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The Art of Performance Management... dixit BCG

The Art of Performance Management... dixit BCG | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it

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Still amazes me that only $ is the focus. $ is a result, not the Key! Performance come from humans!!!. so maybe we should manage humans. HAPPY HUMANS = HIGH PERFORMANCE = GREAT FINANCIAL RESULTS AND GROWTH. Don't you think?  :)

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Still amazes me that only $ is the focus. $ is a result, not the Key! Performance come from humans!!!. so maybe we should manage humans. HAPPY HUMANS = HIGH PERFORMANCE = GREAT FINANCIAL RESULTS AND GROWTH. Don't you think?  :)

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There’s No Such Thing as Corporate DNA

There’s No Such Thing as Corporate DNA | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
In this new era of drastic change, nothing is sacred. It's a mistake for companies to cling to their so-called corporate DNA if they want to endure.
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So what is it you do not want to change but should? What is happening to your relationship with your key stakeholders because you don't?

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So what is it you do not want to change but should? What is happening to your relationship with your key stakeholders because you don't?

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Follow Your Conscience – Book Excerpt by Frank Sonnenberg » 3Q Leadership™ Blog

Follow Your Conscience – Book Excerpt by Frank Sonnenberg » 3Q Leadership™ Blog | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
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The only path to follow, your conscience!

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Why Finding Your Passion Is Essential to Maintaining Brain Health, by Sarah McKay, Ph.D

Why Finding Your Passion Is Essential to Maintaining Brain Health, by Sarah McKay, Ph.D | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
"Your purpose in life, your north star, your passion, your bliss, your inner voice, your wisdom, your calling. What do you call it?" asks Dr. Sarah McKay, a neuroscientist, writer and speaker, who has found one of her life's greatest passions in writing an informative brain health blog. In this article, Dr. McKay highlights some of the positive health and wellness benefits of living a purposeful life. While the exact biological basis of the association of purpose in life with brain health is unknown, the scientific findings make clear that there is such an association. This piece urges us to spend some time pondering over our life's purpose.
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The Surprising Employee Benefit That Can Dramatically Boost Your Bottom Line

The Surprising Employee Benefit That Can Dramatically Boost Your Bottom Line | Thriving in the Project Age | Scoop.it
Clearly, it’s worth investing in employees’ career development, but it can be tough to know what to prioritize to make an impact on the bottom line. Here are a few ideas for getting started...
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In praise of employee career development!

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Fear by Thich Nhat Hanh - Executive book summary on Video

More goodness like this: https://brianjohnson.me/membership/?ref=yt Here are 5 of my favorite Big Ideas from "Fear" by Thich Nhat Hanh. Hope you enjoy! Get b...
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Faster than reading the book :)

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Start-up of You, Visual Summary

In commemoration of a year in print, we present the Startup of You in visual summary. The last year has continued to demonstrate how work and careers need a n…
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Lean Business Drivers- another excellent FREE Kindle eBook

Lean Business Drivers eBook: Ronald L. Buckley, Lucinda A. Buckley: Amazon.ca: Kindle Store
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Seems to be the LEAN week on Amazon. Free, surely for a limited time.150 pages of Lean advice

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Seems to be the LEAN week on Amazon. Free, surely for a limited time.150 pages of Lean advice

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Collision Course - How Good Business Decisions Sank the Titanic and Why FREE eBook

this book teaches how we can use historical lessons to create successful businesses
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FREE on Kindle (do not know until when). Nice use of the Titanic tragedy to discuss business risk management

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