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"You realize the sun doesn't go down

It's just an illusion caused by the world spinning round"

(excerpt from Do You Realize? - The Flaming Lips)

 

130 Hours a Week? — Part 2

By Peter Walzer

Part 1 of 130 Hours Per Week, raised a number of questions around what is reasonable and most effective in terms of work hours. Perhaps, we should start with what we actually know about what most people would consider to be excessive work hours (e.g., 130 hours per week).   What Does the…

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130 Hours a Week? — Part 1

By Peter Walzer

Marissa Meyer tells us we definitely can work 130 hours a week In a Bloomberg Business Week interview with Marissa Meyer, the CEO of Yahoo tells us that they way she measures the potential success of the start-ups that are run out of the “co-working office in San Francisco” that…

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Team Dynamics or Lord of the Flies?

By Peter Walzer

Post-Doctoral Work in Group Dynamics Anyone? I want to be upfront and say: no I do not have an advanced degree with a focus in Organizational Development, or any related field, nor am I a researcher in the field of Group Dynamics; but I sure am fascinated by the topic.…

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Team Dynamics or Lord of the Flies (a Trailer)?

By Peter Walzer

My usual Monday Blog is a bit of a “to be continued” episode this week…. In any case, I did want to give you a bit of a preview of what I am diving into, at the moment, and where it seems to be taking me: have you ever been…

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What is an Authentic Consultant?

By Peter Walzer

What does it mean to be an Authentic Consultant?  It seems like a little bit of an odd question, doesn’t it? Of course, I am authentic, right? Well, I wouldn’t dispute that if you put it to me that way, but it really has more to do with how you…

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Should We Blame Organizational Culture?

By Peter Walzer

When Our Change Initiatives Fail, Should We Blame Organizational Culture? When a Change Initiative fails, should we blame the underlying culture of the organization? This seems to be the standard when large initiatives fail, despite having Change Management practices in place. The implicit logic is: we (the leadership of the…

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The GlobeBlog begins to spin up

By Peter Walzer

“You realize the sun doesn’t go down It’s just an illusion caused by the world spinning round” – Excerpt from Do you realize?  (The Flaming Lips) Spinning Up the Globe Blog…. As I was thinking about starting this blog for Blue Globe Group, I spent a bit of time pondering (as usual)…

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