Systems Thinking - Systems Thinking Approach® to planning

4 May 2016

3 Characteristics of Systems Leadership

4 May 2016, Comments: 0

  In order to make progress on complex issues, Systems Leadership is required. Systems Leadership is the ability to inspire others to work together […]


27 April 2016

Do rules and procedures inspire or inhibit strategic thinking?

27 April 2016, Comments: 0

  “Rules and procedures may be dumb, but they spare you from thinking” quotes Barry Schwartz in his “Our Loss of Wisdom” TED talk. […]


3 February 2016

Looking for balance? 5 Ways You Can Change Your World!

3 February 2016, Comments: 0

Looking for balance? 5 ways you can change your world! Life planning. Feeling out of balance? Looking for the right mix/mashup/integration/balance of the parts […]


27 January 2016

New Lenses Decrease Stress

27 January 2016, Comments: 0

  Janet’s discretionary time and income varied greatly month to month. She felt stress because she thought she wasn’t exercising enough in February or wasn’t […]


13 January 2016

6 Hints for Keeping your New Year’s Resolutions

13 January 2016, Comments: 0

  I am not a New Year’s resolution person. I make goals throughout the year, but just because it’s January 1 isn’t a good […]


6 January 2016

6 Guidelines for Great Planning

6 January 2016, Comments: 0

  It’s the beginning of the year, and you want to start your planning. Either for your life or for your organization. Great! I […]


21 October 2015

3 Tips to Save Yourself from Bad Meetings

21 October 2015, Comments: 0

  Do you mindlessly accept meeting invitations? Are you not sure why you were invited? By attending meetings that don’t add value you are […]


16 September 2015

Six ways to design your culture to drive innovation

16 September 2015, Comments: 0

  Does your culture drive innovation? Many organizations want to be innovative. However, it does not just happen because you want it to occur. […]


2 September 2015

Why you need more than a strategic plan

2 September 2015, Comments: 0

  Most organizations have a strategic plan, but a large percentage of them are ignored. We call this the SPOTS syndrome – Strategic Plan […]


19 August 2015

Are you are lion or a gazelle?

19 August 2015, Comments: 0

  One of my business partners from South Africa shared this poem with me. “Every morning in Africa a gazelle wakes up. It knows […]