short thoughts, big ideas
We are trapped between the organizational mission statement on collaboration and the real culture of an organization that rewards individual behavior.
How do you avoid annoying your email recipients? Especially when 8 of the phrases are used when you’re “just following up…”.
You’re biased. I’m biased. Now what?
Think of any agenda topic as a conversation in which you are either expanding your ideas and options, or you are converging ideas in order to make a decision and take action.
Empowering your team allows you to exert less effort while increasing the force they have to achieve their goals.
Sayings can be used so much that they become truths that actually guide decisions without knowing and testing their assumptions.
Doing creative work outside of work may be the ticket to creative freedom at work.
Change pulls you from the place where you want to be, where you were comfortable, toward the unfamiliar undesirable, deep water.
Position yourself always as the fastest and most persistent ‘improver’ and you’ll stand a chance whatever you’re doing.
When you face a boundary of fear, step into it and cross to the other side.