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Happy 2021!!

As we look forward to 2021 I wish you continued good health, friends and family near you, and experiences to bring you joy. We are living in a unique, extraordinary moment in our history and I have been reminded that we own the pen used to write our story and our lives are going to … Continue reading

What does “back to work” really mean?

What if returning to the office isn’t an option for you right now?  From family to personal needs what does it mean if you are the leader of a team returning to the office and you can’t join them?  In this video we look at the personal process to consider and the role you can … Continue reading

Corporate Capability: Develop your workforce!

A capable worker needs more than technical or functional skills to be successful performing their role, they maximize these and utilize behavioral skills. We can impact the organization when we ask the business experts to define the broad range of skills people use in performing their role and how they are measured in the operational … Continue reading

Leadership@Home

We are in a lifespace now where work and home are blurred. Gone are the models of having defined space for work and family, time for tasks, and an ability to focus solely on work. Now children are asking for help with schoolwork or may be just bored, our spouse has a web conference call … Continue reading

E3: Engage Everyone in the Experience (LXD is for you & me!)

Remember a vivid learning experience? Bet it wasn’t in a classroom and that it involved your active, and engaged, participation. Angus Jones is quoted that “everything is a learning experience” so as we design and develop learning it is vital to include as much of the experience a person has in the actual role in … Continue reading

The 3R’s: Recruitment, Retention, & Realizing (they go together!)

Want to impact the bottom line of your organization? Keep the people who have bought into your culture, who are engaged and aligned with your purpose.   This process begins when you realize that retention begins with a solid recruitment process and these two teams need to be aligned strategically. Take a look at this short … Continue reading

Better thinking brings better performance!

Connecting context to content matters and I have discovered along the way that aligning people’s passions with purpose, through the use of learning, brought better results. Learning is not the focus, improving performance and solving the issue in the workflow is. John Hagel’s Learning Pyramid brings a focus on thinking skills based on passion. Tapping … Continue reading

Let’s move past learning kNOW

We have created training departments and many organizations have continued to bring a learning culture and supporting performance to their employees. It’s time to grow again and move into workflow learning where we help people think through the problems towards solutions and learn while they are working, at the point of need and the point … Continue reading

Coaching – it’s where leadership begins

I had an amazing leader once, she later told me she enjoyed how I could make her ideas actually work but what I am forever grateful for is that she gave me a gift of feedback on how I came across – I’ll share with you my #1 strength is focus so when I am … Continue reading

Distance is relative – blend your learning!

I’m working with a client as they move from a face-2-face modality to an online delivery model being driven by the need to deliver a consistent leadership program to a new group of leaders separated by time zones and countries. A key point of contention is how to deliver the content with some pushing for … Continue reading

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