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Thinking in Paradoxes

Blog post by on August 31, 2014

Every now and then we see proof that a new way of doing things actually produces better results, but still old habits are all around us and they continue to produce results too,

That’s How We Do Things Around Here

Blog post by on August 20, 2014

Image courtesy of infinity and beyond How can a story about a few monkeys challenge the way we think about how and why policies, processes, and cultures are created?When a colleague asks you why you do things …

How a 300,000 Person Company is Becoming a Start-Up

Blog post by on August 11, 2014

A few months ago I created a Youtube video where I talked about the paradox of organizations which is as follows. Business leaders know that as their organization’s grow they increase in complexity and decrease in speed …

Differentiation: Drop Expected & Focus on Mix

Blog post by on August 7, 2014

Yes, you are special – just like everyone else! Actually, the truth is you *are* special… is everyone else. Therein lies the rub. But what makes you special in your business rarely comes down to just one …