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#131 Process Improvement Approaches-Alternatives, Part 2

#131 Process Improvement Approaches-Alternatives, Part 2 Sponsored by Numi Tea and REBBL. Please support our podcast by supporting our sponsors. Carol’s topic for discussion: Examine part two of process improvement approaches and whether they work, change or stay the same over time or may better approaches.t.    Recap from Which Approach to Strategy Part 1 […]

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130 Which Approach to Strategy

#130 Which Approach to Strategy   Sponsored by Numi Tea and REBBL. Please support our podcast by supporting our sponsors. Carol’s topic for discussion: Examine strategy approaches to make your business non-displaceable in your market?  As our regular listeners know by now we invite people to send in questions or subjects they’re wrestling with on […]

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#129 Process Improvement: Is there anything really new?

#129  Process Improvement: Is there anything really new? Sponsored by Numi Tea and REBBL. Please support our podcast by supporting our sponsors. Carol’s topic for discussion: Examine productivity or  project management tools?” Education, Business, Not for profit   As our regular listeners know by now we invite people to send questions or subjects they’re wrestling […]

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#128 Question or Answer? Part 2

Podcast #128 Question or Answer? Part 2 Sponsored by Numi Tea and REBBL. Please support our podcast by supporting our sponsors. Carol’s topic for discussion: Continue examining knowledge sourcing and the importance of questions versus answers.  Recap From Podcast #127 When we last left our heroes, we were showing the differences between these two approaches […]

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#127- Which is Better? Question or Answer?

Podcast #127 Which is Better? Questions or Answers? Sponsored by Numi Tea and REBBL. Please support our podcast by supporting our sponsors. Carol’s topic for discussion: Examine knowledge sourcing and the importance of questions versus answers.  Do you know what the #1 determiner is of how intelligent and innovative you can be, your workforce can […]

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#126 Resurgence of the Hierarchy Part 2

      Podcast #126 Resurgence of the Hierarchy Part 2 Sponsored by Numi Tea and REBBL. Please support our podcast by supporting our sponsors.   Carol’s topic for discussion: Examine the third myth of hierarchies and its usefulness in the workplace and organizational structure. Review of First and Second Critical Aspects of Thinking- Episode […]

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125: Resurgence of the Hierarchy

Podcast #125 Resurgence of the Hierarchy   Sponsored by Numi Tea and REBBL. Please support our podcast by supporting our sponsors.   Carol’s topic for discussion: Examine the idea of hierarchies and their usefulness in the workplace and organizational structure.   History of Hierarchies   Historically, they were brought into existence in business, because of […]

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124: A Regenerative Approach to Innovation

                    Podcast #124 A Regenerative Approach to Innovation Sponsored by Numi Tea and REBBL. Please support our podcast by supporting our sponsors.   Carol’s topic for discussion: Examine innovation as related to The Regenerative Approach to business structure and creativity. Innovation and the Process of Creativity […]

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123: Innovation – From Pattern Following to Pattern Generating

              Sponsored by Numi Tea and We are REBBL         Carol’s topic for discussion: Examine innovation as explained by two Harvard Business Review articles in relation to innovation as a living system. The Innovator’s DNA- Clayton M. Christensen An article by Clayton M. Christensen and two […]

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122: Heeding Einstein’s Admonition- Use a different Mind to create new ideas

What does Einstein mean by “using a different mind to create a solution than the mind that created the problem”? This episode gives you a way to assess that— every time. We look at the alternatives to Feedback and why they fall short in this regard.  Why is the fix often little better or even […]

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