Have We Lost the Ability to Say “NO” at Work?

Have We Lost the Ability to Say “NO” at Work? (By Dr. Geri Puleo). Why saying "no" can benefit employees and organizations. http://wp.me/p2fzap-7g

Paradigm Shifter #19: Creativity and implementation are NOT mutually exclusive – success requires both

Paradigm Shifter #19: Creativity and implementation are NOT mutually exclusive – success requires both (by Dr. Geri Puleo). http://wp.me/p2fzap-6t

“What if…” vs. “Why not?”: The Fear vs. Creativity Conundrum

“What if…” vs. “Why not?”: The Fear vs. Creativity Conundrum. Dr. Geri Puleo discusses how fear skews the balance between risk management and blue ocean thinking. http://wp.me/p2fzap-5Y

Are We Too Afraid to Think Outside the Box?

Are we destroying the environment that created visionaries like Steve Jobs? In an era of constant and often unforeseeable change, why do businesses predominantly focus on linear, quantitatively-driven logic to solve problems – even if these old ideas are what contributed to the problems in the first place? In this age of “big data,” have … Continue reading Are We Too Afraid to Think Outside the Box?

Working Wisdom: The Heart of Business

Only do what your heart tells you. - Princess Diana  Mankind is a thinking species, but also an emotional one.  This fact is often overlooked in today’s hyperactive, quantitative business environment.  Critical analysis, measurement and judgment are necessary “hard skills” of business – but they are insufficient.  “Hard skills” don’t lend themselves to innovation nor … Continue reading Working Wisdom: The Heart of Business