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How to Improve Decision-Making and Innovation in the Workplace

There’s the good and the bad of having so much knowledge at our fingertips, literally. It’s easy to “Google” the answer to any question. Knowledge is no longer held in the hands of a few. But, do we know what to … Continue reading

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4 Ways to Keep Fear from Killing Innovation

by Holly Green It’s scary to think about giving up what made you or your organization successful for something that may or may not work. That’s the dilemma at the heart of change and innovation. It’s kind of like being … Continue reading

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Decision-Making Obama’s Way

Have a big meeting? Do you wear the blue suit or the grey suit? What about the black one? Ding! Don’t have one….too many choices. Keep it simple. Don’t want to clutter your brain with too many small decisions because … Continue reading

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Leadership Video Shows Good Decision-Making Skills

There was a recent discussion among HR folks on LinkedIn about how much we should rely on data in making a hiring decision. One side believes in human interaction and a gut feeling as the best determinant for good talent decisions. … Continue reading

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Decision Making Skills Boost with Brain Teasers

by Holly Green Thanks to the way our brain works, we have a very strong tendency to see what we want to see and what we expect to see. This has huge implications on our decision-making skills when studying our … Continue reading

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Creative Problem Solving For Innovative Ideas

by Holly Green Anyone can enhance their creative problem solving ability simply by understanding the underlying principles of creativity and grasping one very important rule. The creative process consists of two distinct phases — divergence and convergence. Divergence is the … Continue reading

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Effective Change Management When the Change is Unpredictable

Change often happens with little or no warning. We can’t always have the right skills or a bullet proof plan for when it occurs. We might be young and inexperienced as a project manager or our sales team could be faced with … Continue reading

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