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

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

 

The Servant Leader

By Peter Walzer |

For my regular GlobeBlog readers, I do believe an apology is in order: This Post has arrived to you two weeks late, and although I advised a couple of weeks ago that I was going to be spending an extra week completing research on this week’s topic, my commitment is…

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Back to Situational Leadership Styles

By Peter Walzer |

Back to Situational Leadership Styles After all these years, I keep coming back to Situational Leadership Styles. It is something that I use all the time in my life. I remember Kenneth Blanchard, himself, introducing the concept at a training course I attended way back in (I think?) 1996. The…

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What is Gamestorming?

By Peter Walzer |

How do I explain Gamestorming? Well, it is not a particular something, but more of a collection of things that we can do; essentially a set of games we can play to squeeze out the BLAH that would otherwise be the result of your organization’s latest all day workshop. There…

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Tenacity

By Peter Walzer |

Is Tenacity (or Tenacity Intelligence) another Million Dollar Consulting Service area where seminar after seminar will be delivered just a little like what we’ve experienced with Emotional Intelligence? I sure hope not. I am going to get ahead of this possible trend and say there is no such thing as a…

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The Artist Within?

By Peter Walzer |

Here we are in January, which is typically the time that many of us take a look at why we are doing what we are doing, and generally assess whether we are on the right track; so I thought it would be a good time to review the original intent…

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Coming to Terms with the Spiral

By Peter Walzer |

As we roll into 2017, I think most of us would agree that last year was a very different and yet illuminating year. With our recent Presidential Campaign circus, and the subsequent surprising election results, many of us  — living in the little worlds that we inevitably live in —…

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Telling A Story With Data

By Peter Walzer |

In the Introduction of Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic’s 2015 book, Storytelling With Data, the first sub-heading sets the tone for her magnificent drill-down into the details of what it takes to actually do something useful with data: “Bad Graphs are Everywhere.”  From here, Ms. Knaflic takes us through several unique primers on the…

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Why Do We Model?

By Peter Walzer |

It may seem like an odd question, but I am asking it anyway: Why do we model? And, by the way, what in the world am I talking about? The picture in this Post is of our beloved neighbor Ruby, and even though she is only six, she knows exactly…

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Land on My Planet

By Peter Walzer |

Come Land on My Planet I remember back in the late late moments of last century (yes, that would be the 1990’s), I worked at a Financial Services firm with a particularly unique and inspiring executive. I had left my job at a large consulting firm to try and stay…

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