Do some of the strategies that we work on matter more than others? This is not to discount the importance of any strategy that an enterprise chooses to invest in. However, as an … [Read more...] about Do some strategies require more of us than others? Changes That Matter
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The headlines on the latest WikiLeaks events focus on the information disclosed and particular situations but are there larger issues at play here? Perhaps we are looking at a … [Read more...] about WikiLeaks Paradigm Shift
The first time my young son got the puck in a game and purposely did not fire it off his stick immediately, I saw the power of "presence of mind" in action - it was a game … [Read more...] about “Presence of mind” – a game changer
Why do Seth Godin and Tom Peters blog? Apparently not a simple answer – their short comments here got me thinking. Why do I blog? I have come to realize that, strangely, it’s not … [Read more...] about The 3 benefits of blogging that go far beyond marketing
Had a couple of conversations recently with friends and colleagues bemoaning various states of affairs from gun violence to proroguing Parliament. The conversation generally … [Read more...] about Change the world
Jan 1st 2010. Toronto, Ontario. Wonderful. There is nothing like a blank slate at the beginning of the year. No mistakes, yet, to regret and 365 days of promise ahead. New … [Read more...] about New Year’s Resolutions 2010 – tips
Dec 31, Toronto, Ontario: D-day. Have you completed all or some of your 2009 resolutions? Have you made progress? And perhaps a back-door: do you allow yourself to carry them … [Read more...] about New Year’s resolutions 2010 – Dec 31st – do deadlines work?
Dec 29, Toronto, Ontario: For the past several years I have challenged myself with New Year's Resolutions. True, this game is not for everyone. Currently I am running a poll on my … [Read more...] about New Year’s Resolutions – to change? why? do they stick?
"The future is always changing ... in the largest of ways by the smallest of things"—PUSH, the movie. What a great concept. It jives with Jim Collin's notion in "Good to Great" … [Read more...] about “The future is always changing …
It's a cute but profound challenge - how does one understand, conceive, or even glimpse that which one has no awareness of? In the Western world, particularly in the dog-eat-dog … [Read more...] about I don’t know what I don’t know – do you?