Handling the Cynefin Framework thru a Lean Perspective

I have been a Dave Snowden fan for years. His company Cognitive Edge is a great resource, especially for learning the Cynefin Framework. A not so quick introduction is contained in this embedded video on my blog, Dave Snowden’s Talk on Cynefin at LeanWX. Below is the latest, diagram that Continue reading Handling the Cynefin Framework thru a Lean Perspective

Getting Data into the Right Format to the Right Person

Mind + Machine

Marc Vollenweider is the Chief Strategist and co-founder of Evalueserve, a global provider of research, analytics, and data management solutions. As a former partner at McKinsey & Company in Zurich and India, Marc developed a deep interest in the world of data analytics, particularly how human minds and smart machines Continue reading Getting Data into the Right Format to the Right Person

Powering the Brain for Peak Perfomance

Leading Brain

According to neuropsychologist Friederike Fabritius, M.S. and global leadership and innovation consultant Hans W. Hagemann, Ph.D., the better we understand our brains and the type of environment that motivates us, the closer we’ll be to truly achieve peak performance. In THE LEADING BRAIN: Powerful Science-Based Strategies for Achieving Peak Performance, Continue reading Powering the Brain for Peak Perfomance

A Light Exercise for Building a Persona

6-uncommon-ways

Look: A Practical Guide for Improving Your Observational Skills by Jim Gilmore’s introduces a metaphor of “six looking glasses.” Each looking glass represents a particular skill to master in order to enhance the way we look at the world. It was a takeoff of Edward De Bono’s 6 Thinking Hats and also De Continue reading A Light Exercise for Building a Persona

Achieving Breakthrough Success

Mechanics of Success

Since the age of 12, Dr. O’Grady has been interested in entrepreneurial activities. Besides hard work, he credits his success to constant independent learning and states that he learns from each person he meets. His new book, The Mechanics for Breakthrough Success: The Guide to a Life You Never Considered Reachable is Continue reading Achieving Breakthrough Success