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How do you become a leader by following? Derek Siver’s insight on the leader-follower relationship is quite eye opening and worth 3 minutes to watch. How do you see this play out in your organization? The best questions foster understanding, spark innovation,...

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What do people trust about you? Ordinarily, I think of trust as positive. Although, anything that is consistent about a person is something we learn to trust. Example, we can trust someone could be consistently late, or consistently in opposition to whatever we say,...

Book Review: Hatching Twitter

Truth is stranger than fiction, which came to mind when I read Hatching Twitter by Nick Bilton.  If you didn’t know the story was true you’d enjoy it as great fiction. I was drawn to this book from an innovation/organizational development perspective and as a minor...

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How do you ready yourself to communicate with another? “You must be a martial artist because you bow to me when we begin,” someone said to me at a meeting. While funny, there is deep lesson to be learned here. The martial bow is about honoring the...