Excuse Me .. You Have Something on Your Face..

J-DuB asks-- How do we fix the problem of people SAYING they want to INNOVATE and DOING nothing BUT Innowasting Time & Effort? Good question sir.. today I am going to talk a little about innovation in plain speak for people who "get it" but don't "get it" or really don't "want it." Crazy post..?? …

Organizations Bleeding Out (The Unknown Loss)

Paying Folks to Learn and Leave It is easy to talk about statistics and point out numbers associated with employee turnover.  It isn't easy for organizations to quantify what the turn over actually is costing.   Human resource information systems exist that can provide some numbers but those are numbers are essentially an average range. …

Angry and Disconnected

Increasingly we are disconnected. It is as simple as that and as complicated as that.  We are disconnected from each other.  The relationships that we have are finely strung interwoven webs of very fragile connections.   The connections are fragile because of all of the miscommunication.  Even when we stand in front of each other today …

To Compromise with The Sun

The Who of You Sam sold fruit in Spanish Harlem, he would travel every day from his home in New York City to open his fruit cart and sell his fruit.  Sam could speak at least 3 languages including english and spanish.  What we know about our family is really very limited isn't it?  Unless …

“Quincy Magoo” You’ve Done It Again…

Do you remember Mr. Magoo? Magoo says " I should have known your type..." as he yells at himself in the mirror.  He is angry for all of the things that were done to him and he was the cause. "Don't waste your time and money.." Magoo wanted to get dance lessons as he misread a …

Dispatches from the Front: 21 November 2012 **Thanksgiving Edition**

Dispatches from the Front: 21 November 2012 Friends, I am sorry I have not sent any Dispatches since September.  You have no idea how these Green of Blue incidents has affected our assessment work. There have been many long days and nights required to bring some understanding to this phenomena.  The answer lies is an …