• A Prime Way To Make Sense Of Complexities And Moving Targets.
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    In a recent article for Huff Post we posed the question, “How Can You Plan In A Future Of Uncertainty“? It’s a question many leaders are asking as we consider both the current and future landscape of business and work. “Affected by many conflicting yet interdependent factors that demand constant adaptation and speed of response, organizations of all sizes are being required to deal with what are now very complex decision making environments”;…

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  • People You Need To Know: Ertharin Cousin – Zero Hunger.
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    Aiming for the audacious goal of ‘zero hunger‘, the United Nations World Food Program fed 80 million people in 2014. As the Executive Director of what is the world’s largest humanitarian organization—with approximately 13,500 staff serving over 90 million beneficiaries in 80 countries across the world—Ertharin Cousin is tasked with meeting urgent food needs and rapid deployment of resources, as well as finding long-term solutions to world hunger.…

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  • Nancy’s Blog: Uncorporate Culture.
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    As some have noticed, I’ve taken a little sabbatical from writing these past several weeks. Partly I’ve been immersed in learning and listening. Partly I’ve been wrestling with a topic that I finally see needs to be broken in to smaller bits. And partly, to be completely honest, because I started to feel like Lucy and Ethel at the end of the chocolate assembly line, with big ideas coming at me faster than I was able to effectively share them with you. Thanks for your patience.…

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  • Giving Power To The People.
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    Drilled into us over and over again is the mantra “we are what we eat.” But despite our best efforts to safeguard ourselves and our children from overconsumption of sugar—brilliantly underpinned by the release of last years documentary, ‘Fed Up‘ by Katie Couric & Laurie David—Neilson just released a January statement saying that the percentage of people around the world considered overweight has increased by nearly 30% over the last 30…

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  • Skill vs Will.
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    We are at a point in time where many adolescents understand that the future is more complex than they ever imagined, and a realization that the education system designed to prepare them for their futures has not kept pace with the skills and knowledge necessary to thrive and succeed in a new global knowledge economy. Exploring new models of schools that are motivating and inspiring today’s generation to solve tough problems as well as communicate at high levels, education…

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