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You Can’t Lead If You Can’t Follow
Monday, 14 Jun, 2021
You Can’t Lead If You Can’t Follow

A friend of mine delivers leadership training in police departments. On the first morning, he has the partners dance with each other, taking

Conscious Failing
Monday, 7 Jun, 2021
Conscious Failing

As a preamble to a discussion about failing consciously, I’d like to retell a story. Many years ago Xerox was beta testing a then new-type digital printer. The

Servant Leadership: new skills to serve others, and why the old ones don’t work
Monday, 15 Mar, 2021
Servant Leadership: new skills to serve others, and why the old ones don’t work

I became enamored of the concept Servant Leadership in the 1980s. Developed by

Collaborative Decision Making for Successful Implementations
Monday, 22 Feb, 2021
Collaborative Decision Making for Successful Implementations

I’ve read that some leaders and project managers prefer not to collaborate when

You Can’t Change a Behavior by Trying to Change a Behavior
Monday, 25 Jan, 2021
You Can’t Change a Behavior by Trying to Change a Behavior

I recently got a call from a noted venture capitalist of healthcare apps.

Assumptions: Why being right is wrong
Monday, 18 Jan, 2021
Assumptions: Why being right is wrong

While researching my book What? I discovered that when listening to others, we naturally assume we understand what’s meant and don’t question that