• Posts Tagged ‘Innovative Approach’

    Appreciative Inquiry and the Power of Negative Thinking

    by  • October 18, 2015 • Article, Leadership, Opinion • 0 Comments

    Why we need to overcome our negative bias and six ways to do it  All of you who are familiar with the Appreciative Inquiry approach to organisational, project and personal development will be aware of the following “Big Five” interlinked and overlapping principles that underpin the paradigm: The Constructionist Principle (words create worlds) – the filters...

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    3 Ways Embracing Curiosity Can Change Your Life

    by  • April 19, 2015 • Article • 0 Comments

    EVER WONDER WHAT CURIOSITY CAN DO FOR YOU? AUTHOR WARREN BERGER LOOKS AT HOW THE TENDENCY TO WONDER IS A SECRET TO SUCCESS. WRITTEN BY Warren Berger Brian Grazer is one of the most successful producers in Hollywood, with film credits that include Splash, A Beautiful Mind, and Apollo 13, along with TV hits such as “24,” “Arrested...

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    Relearning the Art of Asking Questions

    by  • March 30, 2015 • Article • 1 Comment

      Tom Pohlmann Neethi Mary Thomas Proper questioning has become a lost art. The curious four-year-old asks a lot of questions — incessant streams of “Why?” and “Why not?” might sound familiar — but as we grow older, our questioning decreases. In a recent poll of more than 200 of our clients, we found...

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    What Then Can I Do? Ten Ways to Democratize the Economy

    by  • October 8, 2013 • Article, Evolutionary, Opinion • 0 Comments

    Tuesday, 24 September 2013 10:01By Gar Alperovitz and Keane Bhatt, Truthout | Op-Ed http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/18908-what-then-can-i-do-ten-steps-toward-transforming-the-system The richest 400 Americans now own more wealth than the bottom 180 million taken together. The political system is in deadlock. Social and economic pain continue to grow. Environmental devastation and global warming present growing challenges. Is there any path...

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    Flourishing: A Frank Conversation about Sustainability

    by  • June 11, 2013 • Book, Evolutionary • 0 Comments

    A new book offered by Greenleaf Publishing– John R. Ehrenfeld and Andrew J. Hoffman —   May 2013   151+xii pp   216 x 138 —   paperback   ISBN 978-1-906093-93-8 A new  story, driven by being and caring, as opposed to having and needing, rooted in  the beauty of complexity and arguing for a transformative  cultural shift. “…    unexpectedly deep and moving conversations about...

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