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Culture

Develop a Listening Culture

Careful listening has always been at the core of my approach to managing people, whatever the size or scale of the organization. At Applied Materials,

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Implementation

Teamwork

There are some people who value success but don’t care whether they receive praise or validation from others. They can work fine on a team

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Culture

Inspired by Nonprofit Leaders

In creating our Applied Wisdom for the Nonprofit Sector online course, three local nonprofit leaders shared some of their unique management experiences. I was particularly

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Planning

Decisions Create Momentum

Last week I talked the importance of making decisions at meetings. Let’s look at decision-making more broadly. A decision accomplishes nothing except creating momentum in a

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