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Revisiting Teamwork Fads

“What goes around, comes around.”

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Are You Frozen by Too Much Collaboration and Teamwork?

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So how’s that teamwork coming? Are you and your fellow co-workers doing enough collaborating?

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Into the Storm: A Real-World Lesson on Leadership and Teamwork

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Picture yourself in a small 35 foot sailing boat, looking up at waves 80 feet tall, salt spray stinging your face like a sand-blaster.

Your boat goes weightless as you fly off the edge of a wave, crashing down 30 feet into what feels like concrete.

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Team Development Initiatives Should Fit Today’s Business Reality

One of the things our work with multinational companies has taught us is the growing importance of cross-team collaboration. For 21st century businesses it has become a vital prerequisite for building success. And this has an impact on the team development initiatives you undertake.

 We see two major evolutions taking place in today’s business reality, which affect team collaboration:

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What’s Your Leadership Lens?

How do you perceive the world?

Is your glass half empty, or half full?

When you interact with people, whether at work or in your community, do you inherently trust them?

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Leadership Needs to Kill Triangulation


“We don’t see the world as it is. We see the world as we are.” –Anais Nin

Death by Triangulation

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Work Hard, Play Hard: Leadership Lessons to Redefine Your Thinking

I remember hearing about an incredible leader in the U.S. Navy over a decade ago. This guy was a mere commander, in charge of 310 sailors on a new guided missile destroyer, yet he radically changed many Navy policies and practices during his command.