Training, Development, Coaching Traits, Styles, Competencies

Creating Championship Teams – The 5 C’s

“No single leader can any longer meet the demands placed on them and there is a growing recognition of the need for highly effective leadership teams” —Peter Hawkins. Most businesses are not harnessing anywhere close to the true potential of their people, and this lost productivity is costing millions. But now there is a way […]

Have all your employees got the skills to solve every day problems?
Innovation & Improvement Process Improvement & Problem Solving Project Management, Six Sigma Start, Stop, or Continue?

Have all your employees got the skills to solve everyday problems?

Click here or on image to view original content and page for: Have all your employees got the skills to solve everyday problems? By Mark Stewart Quite often, organisations experience the following: • Problems that they just can’t solve. Workarounds are institutionalized, even budgeted for • Solving the same problem over and over again. The […]

Leadership Training, Development, Coaching

Leadership development may be linked to reduced burnout rates

Click here or on image to view original content and page for: Leadership development may be linked to reduced burnout rates The general internal medicine division at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) has a burnout rate of 13 percent, which is significantly lower than the rate in other divisions. The secret sauce involves […]

Today's Digital Leaders' Best Qualities: Something New, Something Borrowed
Change-management Strategy & Execution Traits, Styles, Competencies

Today’s Digital Leaders’ Best Qualities: Something New, Something Borrowed

“Requires many of the same tried-and-true management principles — or leadership qualities — that reigned 25, 50 or 100 years ago” What does it take to lead an emerging digital enterprise? Sure, it takes tech savvy and openness to embrace cutting-edge technologies such as artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things. It certainly will pay […]

Process Improvement & Problem Solving Strategy & Execution Training, Development, Coaching

Invest and Motivate vs. Control and Set Limits

In October of 2018 I was interviewed by Przemyslaw Ozga, the Chief Editor of Production Manager Magazine based on Poland about my new book True Kaizen. Here I wanted to post the full transcript in English of our interview for those of you that want a better perspective on the book and the thinking behind […]