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Four Ps of Leading Change

By Maureen Ennis on Jul 14, 2010 8:34:00 PM in change, transition, purpose, picture, plan, part, communications, Four Ps

Working in a knowledge economy, it's all about the people — work gets done through people. Therefore, successful leaders must have effective practices and methods for helping people adapt to new ways of work.  One fundamental in this domain of...

Stop Drifting - Three Steps to Take Now to Navigate Your Business Through Turbulent Times

By Maureen Ennis on Jan 17, 2010 7:35:00 AM in business owner, plan, Leadership, SWOT, Vision

In fair weather and good markets, sometimes just drifting through the marketplace produces good results like new opportunities, revenue growth and profits.  You don't need me to tell you that in these times if you are not navigating your business...

Reflect...then Act. Jumpstart your Team for 2010

By Maureen Ennis on Dec 22, 2009 7:59:00 AM in plan, business leader, managing, Leadership

December is a perfect time for business leaders to reflect on the year's goals and accomplishments. Take the time over the next few weeks to slow down, and give yourself the time and space to consider what you and your team successfully completed...

Business Leaders: Do you know your personal SWOT?

By Maureen Ennis on Oct 17, 2009 11:01:00 AM in change, business owner, plan, business leader

To be successful in today's market and build competitive advantage for the future, business leaders need to leverage every asset they have.  This means business leaders must be aware of their own strengths, capabilities and passions, as well as the...

Why Learning is a Team Sport, and What You Need to do to Win

By Maureen Ennis on Sep 5, 2009 5:16:00 PM in change, business owner, plan, agility, HR, business leader, learning, performance, collaboration

Smart, effective leaders share a common trait:  the desire and ability to learn new things.  To be successful in the future, and build organizations that are able to respond to continuous change, learning is a performance essential. Business leaders...