Building a Project Team the Right Way

Posted Jun 7, 2019

 Lars Linnekogel outlines a few important factors that project leaders should consider in the formation of a project team and shows how a successful project teams can be formed using the correct approach.

The Problem with Team Critics

Posted Jun 6, 2019

Jared Simmons identifies the challenges of internal politics on a cross-functional team.

Nuclear Energy Benefits and Losses

Posted Jun 5, 2019

Edward Kee explains why the closure of merchant nuclear plants will mean the loss of  significant benefits to the country, and asks if the federal government should take action to keep the plants in operation.

The Challenges of Strategy in the Mid-market

Posted Jun 4, 2019

This blog post from Christy Johnson’s company  provides key insights on what drives strategy in the mid-market with highlights on the most mentioned challenges from CEOs.

How to Act Less to Achieve More

Posted Jun 3, 2019

Jason George explains why you should expend less energy and focus on deliberate actions to achieve the best outcomes.  

Red Flag Issues in a Cross-Functional Team

Posted Jun 2, 2019

Jared Simmons identifies six warning signs of a dysfunctional member in a  cross-functional team.

Leading the Future of Work with Corporate Culture

Posted Jun 1, 2019

Jennifer Hartz calls attention to the fact that each industry sector has a role to play in constructing a future that has an equitable society.

How a Small Idea Gained an Annual Benefit of $350K

Posted May 31, 2019

A concise post from Larry Oglesby’s company blog that clearly identifies how several micro transformations in a manufacturing process resulted in measurable ROI.

Three Core Pillars of Change Management Process

Posted May 30, 2019

From Amit Bhambi’s company blog, an article that provides three core pillars that can help drive a successful change management process, and explains why strategic change management is like going out to a new restaurant.

Democratizing Knowledge and Disrupting Education

Posted May 29, 2019

Robbie Kellman Baxter takes a look at MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) to identify what this could mean for universities.

How to Maximize the Benefits of Continuous Connection with Your Customers

Posted May 28, 2019

In a world in which you are continuously connected to your customers, Kaihan Krippendorff explains why you will surge ahead if you rethink your business model and embrace these four new models: respond to desire, curated offering, coach behavior, and automatic execution.

Avoid these Transformation Traps

Posted May 27, 2019

Amanda Setili points out eight transformation mistakes companies make that can result in failure of the transformation process.

How to Avoid Company Cacophony of Initiatives

Posted May 26, 2019

Geoff Wilson identifies the key steps mature organizations take to help their management teams maintain focus and achieve successful outcomes.

Managing the Manager

Posted May 25, 2019

Jared Simmons provides expert tips on how to manage your manager.

How to Increase Costs and Gain Customer Acceptance

Posted May 24, 2019

Have your costs increased? Ian Tidswell shares four reasons your customers will accept a price increase.

The Company Value of Sophisticated Emotional Skills

Posted May 23, 2019

In a recent interview at the international event, OPEX Week (Operational Excellence), Ravi Rao eloquently explains why collaboration fails and explains why businesses will still need humans in the automated future of work.