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Range

I would recommend Range. It is one of the best books I have read so far this year. It explores a wide range of fields and topics from scientific research to athletic achievement to predicting engineering failure on spacecraft to education.

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Leaning to People

Coffee Opportunities

I was in a client meeting with a colleague recently and the client complained of it taking him five weeks(!) to arrange a meeting with his line manager to talk about feedback as part of his senior leadership development. My colleague suggested that a formal meeting comes with its own baggage. A meeting has to […]

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Leaning to People

The Power of Radical Transparency

One the delegates on a Change Management Practitioner I led shared with us a remarkable initiative within her organisation, Cambridgeshire Constabulary, the regional police force for that part of England.  What follows is with the kind permission of the Constabulary. Rumour Mill is, in essence, very simple. It is an intranet discussion board, where anyone […]

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Self-Awareness

An Unexpected Response to Feedback

My wife bought me a FitBit Blaze for my birthday a couple of weeks ago. I love it. I find myself consulting it or the app on my smartphone rather too frequently. If I’m not careful, I will walk into walls reading it! As with most devices like this, I’m not using its full potential. […]