Leadership In a World of Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, and Ambiguity

J. Keith Dunbar recently wrote: “The world is more Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous (VUCA) that it ever has been…and continues to speed down that path. Future leaders that will adapt and use agility in the VUCA world will be worth their weight in...

Organizational Change, Personal Qualities, and Resistance To Change

My colleague Brian Fraser of Jazzthink just sent me his excellent article on change and I wanted to share it in its entirety (below) with my network. Brian is an outstanding coach, change agent, and jazz musician who leverages the lessons of jazz into his people and...

Structure? The Flatter, the Better.

This is a great article from the NY Times with Cristóbal Conde, president and C.E.O. of SunGard on managing modern, info-rich, highly decentralized organizations (thanks @mitchlasky).Favorite quotes:(1) “You have to work on the structure of collaboration. How do...