• Posts Tagged ‘Innovative Approach’

    Purpose After Polman: How the Poster Child for Purpose Paved the Way for Future Leadership

    by  • December 30, 2017 • Article, Leadership • 0 Comments

    http://www.sustainablebrands.com/news_and_views/leadership/aaron_pickering/purpose_after_polman_how_poster_child_purpose_paved_way_fu   Last month, when news broke that Unilever would begin the search for Paul Polman’s successor, it sent shockwaves through the business world. As the poster child for Purpose in business, what would this mean for the future of businesses that aim to grow while prioritizing sustainability? Over the years, Polman has been one of the most vocal,...

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    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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