Category Archives: Change

Video Review for 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey

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This is video review for the book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey. This video was produced by http://www.callibrain.com, creators of Callibrain: Team Engagement, Communication, and Execution software. To buy the book…

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The Boss Stops Here

A nonhierarchical workplace may just be a more creative and happier one. But how would you feel if the whole office voted on whether to hire you—and when to give you a raise? CONTINUE READING…. By Matthew Shaer Published Jun … Continue reading

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Trust vs Risk

This summer, Nik Wallenda walked across Niagara Falls on a cable. Exactly why he did that is lost on me, but that doesn’t matter. He seems to have a pretty high tolerance for risk. For each of us, it is…

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Clean Out Your Clutter

Most of us need a reminder once in a while to clean out our clutter. This article is about the topic of clutter in various parts of our lives and how we need to keep it from building up. If…

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The Root of All Conflict

Can you believe a single three-word phrase is the basis for nearly all conflict? It is true that conflict shows up with numerous symptoms and there are many different ways of resolving it. If it were not for three words,…

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What we can learn from the rise and fall of Michelle Rhee

by Jason Stanford on April 17,2013 At some point, we need to stop believing in miracles, at least in education. While we’re still getting over the RICO indictments handed down in the Atlanta cheating scandal comes the revelation that the … Continue reading

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Michelle Rhee: Wrong again

Her education “reform” movement sends the lovely message that communities should stay out of their schools By David Sirota Former DC schools chancellor Michelle Rhee Most who are reading these words will probably agree that our country is facing a … Continue reading

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Leadership as Provocative Competence

What Duke Ellington and Miles Davis teach us about leadership  How do you cope when faced with complexity and constant change at work? Here’s what the world’s best leaders and teams do: they improvise. They invent novel responses and take … Continue reading

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Who Killed CHANGE? By Ken Blanchard, John Britt, Pat Zigarmi, and Judd Hoekstra

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I just finished reading this book -‘Who Killed Change?’ The story features a Columbo-style detective, Agent Mike McNally, who’s investigating the murder of yet another change. One by one,…

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