Category Archives: Resource Management

Investing In Yourself (my preliminary take on The Energy Project)

admin/ June 22, 2010/ Business Transformation, Change Management, Leadership, Lessons Learned, My Quotes, Resource Management, Transformation Tools & Techniques/ 0 comments

Take Back Your Lunch – The Energy Project. This link came across my desk earlier this week and caught my eye. As you think about the impact of a movement like this, several managerial catch phrases may come to mind like…work-life balance, quality of life, respect for the individual, being a “working mom”, or being a “family man”. Do you

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Which bucket are you operating in: “because of” or “in spite of”?

admin/ April 2, 2010/ Business Transformation, Education & Training, Leadership, Lessons Learned, My Quotes, Resource Management/ 0 comments

Want to know how you can positively impact your own skills profile, a one-on-one discussion, team discussion, or leadership team? Go get two buckets. In the first bucket, place all your or others positive, encouraging, or productive comments. This is the “because of” bucket. Each of us are successful for different reasons. Think…”I am successful or effective ‘because of’ [insert

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How Organizational Culture Can Change

admin/ March 3, 2010/ Business Alignment, Business Transformation, Leadership, Lessons Learned, Resource Management, Transformation Tools & Techniques/ 1 comments

How Organizational Culture Can Change – Forbes.com. I have read and seen a lot of change management, business transformation, and executive leadership materials refer to the GM-Toyota partnership and the Forbes.com article above provides a nice summary. This case suggests that driving cultural change is all about modifying behavior through the management system, motivation, and leadership. Further, I concur that

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What would you expect from a website dedicated to driving business change?

admin/ June 22, 2009/ Business Alignment, Business Strategy, Business Transformation, Debate, Delivery & Execution, Education & Training, IT Governance, Leadership, Lessons Learned, My Quotes, Project Management, Resource Management, Transformation Tools & Techniques/ 0 comments

I am considering the possibility of building out a website dedicated to driving business change and business change leadership. I have many thoughts on what this site might look like but am interested in what the business change community wants to see. Please leave me a comment here. My initial list of topics includes but is not limited to: