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Are Senge’s Five Disciplines Still Relevant? – Part 2

THIS IS THE SECOND OF SEVERAL POSTS THAT WILL EXPLORE THE FIVE DISCIPLINES AND SEE IF THEY REMAIN RELEVANT IN TODAY’S BUSINESS CLIMATE

Part 2- Shared Vision & Team Learning

Shared Vision
Apple’s vision is centered on its strengths in design and in creating simple user interfaces. … Continue reading

Are Senge’s 5 Disciplines Still Relevant? Part 1 of 3

THIS IS THE FIRST OF THREE POSTS THAT WILL EXPLORE THE FIVE DISCIPLINES AND SEE IF THEY REMAIN RELEVANT IN TODAY’S BUSINESS CLIMATE

Part 1-Systems Thinking

In 1990 Peter Senge published a book called The Fifth Discipline: The Art & Practice of the Learning Organization. This book summed… Continue reading

Plays Well With Others

When you were in elementary school I bet you received a report card with a section that indicated how well you played with the other kids in your class.  Strangely enough, schools have been promoting collaboration in this way for decades, even though it has become a sort of… Continue reading

Should We Just Blow it Up?

Do you know that recruiting is one of the least efficient processes in an organization? Transaction costs (cost per hire) are large and there is almost no effort being made to connect that cost with delivering value (quality of hire). At conference after conference I hear the same old measures… Continue reading

Wrap Up of the Australasian Talent Conference

Australasian Talent Conference

Just back from our 5th Talent Management Conference in Sydney.  It was a great success with about 400 people sharing ideas, networking, and learning together.  These events remind me how far we have left to go to make the virtual world as rich as… Continue reading

Are Universities & Degrees Still Relevant?

http://www.byteeoh.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/College-Diploma.jpgFor more than 150 years the basic college degree- the Baccalaureate or Bachelor’s degree – has been the hallmark of an educated person. During the 19th and most of the 20thcenturies, attending university was largely the province of wealthy men – fewer than 20% of all high… Continue reading

4 Ways to Learn if Candidates Fit Your Culture

Have you ever hired that dream candidate who met every criteria of the position, was courted by the hiring manager, and who negotiated that huge sign-on bonus and then crashed and burned within a few months?

There are hundreds of stories like this. Candidates with great education, experience, and who… Continue reading

Why People Leave Organizations

Whether the economy is strong or weak, no matter the time of year, and no matter how much they are paid, many of our best employees decide to leave. The question we all grapple with is why.

Why do people stay at a company or leave? What motivates such behavior,… Continue reading

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