Many teams often call on a “consultant” to come help them with a particular problem or issue.  A “consultant” can be a hired gun, an external facilitator, an internal facilitator, or subject matter expert.  Whenever you bring someone on board … Continue reading

I am at the Annual Business Retreat for the Association of Learning Providers (ISA) in my new hometown of Scottsdale, AZ.  Today, within two hours, I heard two different speakers share the same concept two different ways: First Speaker, Andy … Continue reading

Was talking with Pat Minicucci, Senior VP for International Banking at Scotiabank yesterday.  Of course, the topic of conversation centered around these interesting economic times.  (BTW, who isn’t talking about the economy these days?).  Pat shared a compelling analogy that … Continue reading

I just love watching speakers at the TED website.  In case you’re not familiar with TED, it stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design. It started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from those three worlds. Since then its scope has become … Continue reading