Category Archives: Collaboration

3 Ways to Boost Your Team’s Creativity

Your team may not consider themselves creative, but everybody has ideas. Between 60 and 80 thousand thoughts buzz through our heads each day, meaning a team of 10 has around 25,000 to 3,3000 thoughts in a one-hour meeting. Even more conservative estimates put the daily figure at around 50k; slash the meeting time to 30 minutes and we're still looki…  

Read more

3 Warm-Up Exercises To Build Great Relationships

We put so much time into workshop prep. We create customized outlines, get to know a client’s goals, then work hard to design approaches that will help them realize their vision. But when crunch time rolls around, we only have a few days to get people on board and ready to grow. So how can we build relationships that really enable progress? He…  

Read more

Exploit and Explore: What is Organizational Ambidexterity?

Literally, ambidexterity is being able to use both hands with equal effectiveness. In organizations, it’s about balancing two seemingly opposed capabilities: Exploitation, and Exploration. If the future were predictable, past performance would be the most reliable, straightforward way of knowing what lies ahead. We could then, quite relaxedly,…  

Read more