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The big white elephant in the Agile room (the problem isn’t your teams)

For me and for many, poor-leadership is the big elephant in the room. Its that big, its arse is pushing ones face up against the wall for lack of space. It’s that obvious.

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Business Agility Humanity

The unreasonable (wo)man

Being an unreasonable person has always had a negative connotation for most. However, the following quote points to a new and enlightening perspective. Have a read and see what you think.

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Humanity for self naturally creates a culture of humanity for others

A fellow Co-Active leader in one of our private slack channels was considering some of the painful challenges in the world. She asked how can we as leaders/coaches make a difference to the world through our clients and people we lead.

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Authenticity at work

Toxic leadership and overbearing (command-and-control) only delivers what the leadership asks for. And from my own experience, that isn’t what’s always needed. Businesses, in the VUCA* world we live in, need to have employees that can speak out (psychological safety), be creative and innovative.

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Never heard of VUCA

For those that have no heard the word VUCA, may I first compliment your success being able to dodge this highly, and in sometimes overused term. If you don’t know it already it stands for: Volatility Uncertainty Complexity Ambiguity Well I’m going to attempt to overuse it here… However! I do this for no other […]