"Be yourself; everyone else is already taken." – Oscar Wilde
"Your profession is not what brings home your weekly paycheck, your profession is what you're put here on earth to do, with such passion and such intensity that it becomes spiritual in calling." - Vincent Van Gogh
Passionate, intense and inquisitive father, husband, son, brother, boss, employee, friend, foe, techie, student, mammal, homo sapien, inhabator of planet earth, etc...
"Our intuition about the future is linear. But the reality of information technology is exponential, and that makes a profound difference. If I take 30 steps linearly, I get to 30. If I take 30 steps exponentially, I get to a billion." - Ray Kurzweil
You are a senior manager tasked to develop a virtual team that will evaluate current business practices. Your boss wants this team assembled quickly and expects a short turnaround on any outcomes. Using some of the concepts and types of assessments described in this chapter, describe how you would quickly assemble this team and how […]
Why are values important for organizations and its employees? As a senior manager, do you feel this is an important area of focus of your main effort within your organization? (Give specific details). Ah, values, the stories I could tell. Well, I will tell one just to set the stage. It was a Tuesday morning about three […]
Identify how attitudes in the workplace have changed throughout the years? (Do not go back any longer than two decades. Consider many factors such as media, events, and generational gaps.) Does this change impact the organizational culture? My apologies for the late post, substantial travel, predictably poor United Wifi, a 68-hour contiguous work day and […]