Ever hear a word used in a sentence and realize that the person using the word doesn’t actually understand the concept? I have a brilliant friend who regularly uses the word antidote instead of anecdote (as in I have a
In his new book, Turning the Future Into Revenue: What Business and Individuals Need to Know to Shape Their Futures, author Glen Hiemstra summarizes his take on how to predict the future of your organization and plan for it with
How often do you think about ways to improve your customer’s experience? How much time do you invest in a careful autopsy of what you’re currently doing, how effective is it, and what could be improved? Where are you when
Heading out to Willow’s A2 Conference today. A totally different conference than they’ve ever done. All about innovation. Way more interactive. Q and A built in to lots of the sessions. Should be a good time. See you there?
Earlier this month I posted on a new book out by Glen Hiemstra called Turning the Future Into Revenue: What Business and Individuals Need to Know to Shape Their Futures. Heard about it on a Management Craft podcast. It came
"You cannot substitute agility for strategy. If you don’t develop a strategy of your own, you become part of someone else’s strategy…The absence of strategy is fine, if you don’t care where you’re going." Alvin Toffler
Kathy Sierra has a great post today on The Zone of Mediocrity. You’ve got to take a look at it! So many of us are dealing with just this struggle in what we’re doing. Under the heading of YOU CAN’T
Here’s the latest from Purpose: The Starting Point of Great Companies: Purpose…makes action easier because it creates a shared understanding about what is important. This… stimulates initiative and cooperation, helps employees stick to the point, and makes many irritating bureaucratic
Ever find yourself trading away the long term in order to take care of the short term? We’ve all been there. It happens when the desperation of the moment overwhelms the needs of tomorrow. What if anything can be done
Interested in the idea that purpose is the starting point of great companies? If so, check out the Purpose Profiler.