Want Change? Start with yourself!

[This is a follow-up of my post about three crucial books.] The title really says it all: If you want change, you have to take some sort of action, to make it happen. It won’t happen by itself, with you just sitting around hoping for it. Today that seems blatantly obvious to me, but it …

Talk About What Matters: Content, Pattern, Relationship

[This is a follow-up to my post about three crucial books.] “I talked to him, about his lapse. But he had a valid reason. Just like last time.” Sounds familiar? Do you keep talking to someone about the same rule violations? Or worse, did you stop, because nothing ever changed? “Crucial Confrontations” suggests that you …

Three Crucial Books

As I’m constantly reading, this is the first of probably quite a few book recommendations. Ye have been warned 😉 Up first is not one, but a set of three books by the same authors: You’ve probably heard of them, but if you haven’t read them yet, let me give you a nudge. More of …

Eliminate Waste: Caretaker of the Week

Apparently I’m stuck on the topic of decisions, but whereas the last post was about manifesting decisions, this one is about avoiding them. Well, at least a certain kind of decisions: The kind where teams need to do something regularly, but it doesn’t matter which team member does it, as long as it gets done. …