Tag Archives: Organizational Change

What are the Odds?

Every day, all around us there are opportunities.  Sometimes, most times, we miss them.  When a door closes, we are usually wrapped up in what happened to close the door, or are grieving the fact that it closed so we … Continue reading

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Myers-Briggs Type Inventory®

If you are wanting to make changes in your life as a promise to yourself in 2017, a place to start for you might be the Myers-Briggs Type Inventory®.  Understanding how you and others communicate and make decisions certainly helps … Continue reading

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The Right Tool for the Job

Very few under the age of 60 have opted to ignore the pull of the wireless age.  Most of us have a smart phone, a tablet, or a computer.  We keep up with our loved ones, keep track of appointments, … Continue reading

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Organizational Health

How often have you reviewed what you do at work?  How often has the business you work for or run reviewed what their work processes look like?  When was the last time you reviewed your position descriptions? All of these … Continue reading

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Innovation – Why?

We are living in a very fast-paced environment!  Innovation in what we do and how we do it is essential for competition, for growth, and for the community. Technology is increasingly pressuring us to be ever mindful of what can … Continue reading

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Facing Obsolescence

It all began because there was fluff covering the vents on my desktop computer.  Did I know that a buildup of dust can overheat a computer?  Of course, but the thought of disconnecting the rat’s nest of wires connecting it … Continue reading

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Parlour Games

It is disturbing to me that personality assessments are sometimes being used in a way that devalues their use as a management tool. The prevalence of online personality quizzes that give you a four-letter type looking like a Myers-Briggs Assessment® … Continue reading

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The Challenge of Change

Life is not simple.  The world is moving at an accelerating rate especially when it comes to technology.  It used to be that six months after you bought something it was obsolete.  Then it was said it was obsolete as … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurial Thinking, It’s Up To Us

The election takes place and we all make our choices as to which candidate or party we want to represent us, then the next four years complaining that it is not going according to what they said and what we … Continue reading

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Nanaimo, on the Brink of Change?

I think that Nanaimo is about to be discovered in a big way.  I don’t mean by the tourists although we have one of the most picturesque waterfronts on the island and over 200 walking trails and parks within easy … Continue reading

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