• Pinpointing This Week: From Transactional to Relational.
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    Real success is not about transacting to get what you want; real success comes from forging lasting and authentic relationships in which there is mutual interest and benefit. Might seem obvious right? But you’d be surprised how many companies still don’t understand the difference, nor the significant changes happening as we shift from a transactional society to what’s rapidly becoming a new relationship economy. As Jerry Michalski (Relationship Economy…

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  • NANCY’S BLOG: Understanding “New Power”.
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    We intended to take this week off for rest and connection, but I came across a Harvard Business Review story entitled Understanding “New Power” on Friday and am eager to share it. It’s a thoughtful and well-analyzed piece written by two folks well versed in creating social movements and stoking new ideas, Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms. And it helps illuminate a fundamental shift many corporate leaders we meet are still challenged to either see or embrace. Heads…

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  • Robots Are Coming, Like it or Not.
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    Between November 25, 2013 and January 13, 2014, Pew Research Center asked 12,000 experts and members of the public to share their opinions on what they think about robots – good, or bad? Some speculate that the automation of the work force will dramatically impact the types of jobs humans currently occupy, placing a burden on the education system to ensure that future workers are prepared to enter this new landscape. Others think positively that new types of work will emerge…

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