Help your Team Discover the New Way to Work Through Management

Much has been said recently about the #newwaytowork as it relates to technology and work tools, especially in light of the highly-anticipated IBM Verse email service. However, one thing that frequently gets lost in the excitement over new business developments like Verse, cloud computing, and BYOD policies, is the concept…

Create a wake of positive experiences

Organizations are facing tremendous pressure to change from both markets and technology. All the while, the manner in which we interact is also changing. Disappearing are the endless rows of cubicles and face-to-face appointments. These changes are refreshing and exciting, however the macro-forces at play have put a strain on…

Turn executives into triumphant social stewards

Large brands are quickly embracing the concept of employee enablement across social media.  Brands realize the tremendous payoff they can achieve: increased reach, better engagement and tangible results.   Educating the entire employee base is one challenge, converting the busy senior executive into a true brand steward, can be an even…

Planning your business relationship framework – East meets West.

I have always admired the passionate inspirations formed at the fusion of East meets West; food, culture, fashion.   We have been transforming organizations to improve their relationship management systems using this same philosophy.  A diagram we use extensively highlights the power of fusing business roles with personal roles. (see image)….

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Driving business flow? Traffic lessons may apply.

Last week while driving my local streets, I witnessed a scene that made me ponder a correlation between traffic flow and business flow.   A driver moving at sluggish speeds managed to ruin the harmony of two major intersections, a cross-walk and a large parking lot.   It was the first time…