Leaders are people who help shape the reality around them. That much is obvious. It can also be argued that leaders themselves are shaped by the very words and actions they use to influence their … Read More
When it comes to successfully liberating motivation in others there are some axioms that are useful to keep in mind. I have identified some basic ones that make a powerful difference. People feel motivated when … Read More
According to Leadership Guru John Kotter, there are four things leaders have to provide: Establishing direction Aligning people Motivating and inspiring Producing change through the utilization of the first three The ability to shift or … Read More
Attitude is defined in Webster’s as: “a mental position with regard to a fact or state, a feeling or emotion toward a fact or state” and “the position of something in relation to a frame … Read More
A major health insurer with two-dozen processing centers around the country was planning to consolidate into six regional super-centers. The local office was not in consideration as a super-center because it was ranked dead last in quality, customer satisfaction, employee-engagement, backlog of claims, and efficiency.
There is the larger field of possibility of which polarities are only pieces of the whole. It is our fascination with and deep attachment to polarized positions of thinking and acting that blinds us to the integrative power of the 3rd perspective.