Reflection

Awareness, Perspective, Reflection

How far down the road does your perspective allow you to see?


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In our just-published interview with Masa K. Maeda, CEO at Valueinnova, LLC, Masa states:  “What I advocate is that silos disappear. The moment we change that perspective all mental barriers that limit true collaboration vanish. It becomes a lot easier for everybody to work together towards the common goal of creating something amazing.” ​Often I

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Leadership, Questions, Reflection

Behind the Scenes Look at Exploring Forward-Thinking Workplaces™


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Over the past seven years, I’ve interviewed a lot of people—over 90 when I add them all up. I still remember the very first interview I ever did. The person I interviewed, who I thought I knew very well, completely surprised me with the insights and wisdom she shared. It was truly a remarkable experience

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Interview, Leadership, Reflection

What Is This Thing That’s Larger Than Ourselves?


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In our latest interview at Exploring Forward-Thinking Workplaces™, I was intrigued by something Paul David Walker, Author, and Co-Founder at Genius Stone Partners said:   “This thing that’s larger than themselves is the team, the ability to provide an income for their family, the relationships they have with one another, and the relationships they have

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Awareness, Collective Intelligence, Leadership, Questions, Quiet Change, Reflection, What else is possible?

Announcing Our Presentation for DC SPIN on November 4, 2015


How can we create a workplace where more voices matter, people thrive & find meaning & change happens naturally? Businesses continue to flock to the latest improvement solution to gain greater profitability, quality and market share, yet employee engagement remains at historically low levels that will undermine any improvement effort. Management and employees alike are

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Questions, Reflection, Tip

Choose to Take a More REFLECTIVE Perspective – Tip #5


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IMAGE: “ALGO PERSONAL” by Alex Alemany. www.alexalemany.com ・email: alex@alexalemany.com. Photo courtesy of the Artist. Used with the artist’s permission. Tip #5 Capture Your Ideas & Create Your Own Reality When you start asking more questions, the answers will appear at inopportune or unexpected moments. Sleeping. Driving. Running. Cooking. Doing chores or simply staring at the bottom

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Awareness, Highlights, Leadership, Reflection

Our favorite highlights from Twan van de Kerkhof’s book The You of Leadership


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You can purchase and find more information on Twan’s book, The YOU of Leadership: An Intuitive Approach to Effective Business Leadership on Amazon if you are interested. Read our 5 star review there too. Author calls for more institutions to “start the journey inside.” This would enable the capacity for accessing tacit knowing that can be used for

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Reflection, What else is possible?

Choose to Take a More REFLECTIVE Perspective – Tip #2


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Create a Context to Allow for Possibility In the measurement world, you set a goal and strive for it. In the universe of possibility, you set the context and let life unfold. ~Benjamin Zander, Conductor of the Boston Philharmonic in The Art of Possibility One way we choke off the possibilities and limit ourselves is when

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