Category Archives: Communication

Shocking Facts: Make Your Message Persuasive

We live and work in a volatile world. With acronyms like VUCA becoming more commonplace (that’s volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity, by the way), leaders face growing difficulties when trying to ‘cut through the noise’. It’s not that we don’t have compelling reasons to communicate change and get people onboard. Just that…  

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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…  

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Communicating Your Organizational Vision: Stories, Symbols, and Rituals

Stories, symbols, and rituals. Almost as soon as you know what these represent in the Cultural Web, it’s easy to see how they shape a company’s culture. These are aspects that we tend to interact with directly, we hear, see, or actively take part in them. Where understanding structure often means taking a holistic perspective—stepping back…  

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