October 29, 2020

Podcast – 4 Differences in Organizational Alignment v Employee Engagement

Employee engagement has been the standard of measurement to understand how employees feel about their work. However, these assessments don’t connect to why the organization exists, […]
October 28, 2020

Social Alignment Podcast – Misadventures in Staying in the Same Fishbowl

In our effort to address what is happening in our society today to aspects of organizational alignment we work on every day, we are posting monthly […]
October 27, 2020

Podcast – Misadventures in Misalignment without DE&I

There’s been a lot of media coverage around social justice as well as Diversty, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I). Organizations country-wide have been announcing calls to bring […]
October 23, 2020

Podcast – Misadventures in mistaking hard work as the goal

Kara Lawson, the head Women’s Basketball coach at Duke University, posted an interesting video recently that differentiated the concepts of hard work and competing. Her premise […]
October 21, 2020

Podcast – Misadventures in Aligned Product Development

I had the pleasure of talking with Jane Casto, CEO of Stir Creative Drive. Jane has been a product leader in such companies such as Ecolab, […]
October 16, 2020

Podcast – Misadventures in Leading by Fear and Intimidation

In USA Basketball coaches training, they discuss the distinction between power and trust in the coach-player relationship. The coach, always, has a level of upper hand […]
October 15, 2020

Podcast – What are K-12 schools doing to meet their mission in a COVID-19 World?

In this podcast, I spent some time with a friend of mine who is a Principal at a middle school in the Robbinsdale (MN) School District, […]
October 12, 2020

Podcast – Misadventures in Believing what You are Seeing is the WHOLE Truth

Our direct, high-def vision only focuses on a small fraction of a scene in front of us. The area of the eye dedicated to this vision […]
October 12, 2020

Podcast – Jim Tincher on Aligning Customer Experience with Metrics

Serving the customer is critical for any customer to fulfill its mission. However, many people see that ‘Customer Service’ process being a post-exchange process. It’s meant […]