Tag Archives: Change

Do This One Thing to Change Your Mindset and Transform Your Days

Erica Schultz October 6, 2021 “How we spend our days, is, of course, how we spend your lives.” I love this quote from Annie Dillard. It’s incredibly simple yet incredibly profound. So many of us walk through our days like zombies. Doing things because that’s what we do. Eating things because that’s what we eat. … Continue reading Do This One Thing to Change Your Mindset and Transform Your Days

Agility is a Short-Term Strategy. Anticipation Brings Exponential Change.

Daniel Burrus June 28, 2021 The coronavirus pandemic of 2020 affected how both individuals and organizations had to operate professionally like never before. Many workers went remote, while others were unfortunately laid off for the time being. Brick-and-mortar organizations had to close their doors with no real certainty as to when “business as usual” would … Continue reading Agility is a Short-Term Strategy. Anticipation Brings Exponential Change.

The 6 Processes That Make or Break Your Change Efforts

Zad El-Makkaoui June 23, 2021 As organizations begin to implement their change initiatives and re-establish the way they do work, I cannot help but think about the body of knowledge I worked with during my time in graduate school around covert processes at work. Robert Marshak describes six dimensions that impact any organizational change plan … Continue reading The 6 Processes That Make or Break Your Change Efforts

How to Think About Initiating Change Efforts That No One Has Asked For

Liz Kislik May 27, 2021 Picture this: You’ve just learned that you’re being hired for — or promoted into — a leadership job that’s at least a level higher than you’ve ever had before. You’re thrilled, and you start thinking about all the things you want to accomplish — for your people, your customers, and … Continue reading How to Think About Initiating Change Efforts That No One Has Asked For

6 Actions Brands Can Take to Get Beyond Virtue Signaling for Positive Social Change

Jerome Tennille May 18, 2021 geralt / Pixabay We’re roughly a year beyond what I’ll call a “corporate awakening” since the death of George Floyd. I’ve been observing the corporate response, and what I’ve noticed is that there’s a spectrum of how companies are responding. On the more performative end of the spectrum, companies have … Continue reading 6 Actions Brands Can Take to Get Beyond Virtue Signaling for Positive Social Change