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Innovation Series | October 5, 2022

The best team meetings are intentional. Meaningful meetings create better conversations, company culture, and collaboration.

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Podcast | October 4, 2022

In this episode of Control the Room, I had the pleasure of speaking with Brian Elliott about his career as an Executive and Future Of Work thought leader. He starts with reflections on how he’d like to influence the future of work. Later, Brian discusses the importance of building a source of understanding between people. We also discuss how somewhere in every organization there’s a pocket of people doing things differently and getting better results. Listen in for insights like why we should look at the principles by which we’d like to behave and start from there before change redesign.

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Facilitation | September 28, 2022

Resistance to change can power the change itself. By overcoming employee resistance to change in the workplace, leaders can create intentional and heartfelt change.

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Podcast | September 27, 2022

In this episode of Control the Room, I had the pleasure of speaking with Heather Martinez about her career serving clients with graphic recording and facilitation tech help.  She starts with how her experience graphic recording led to her new business.  Later, Heather discusses why it’s important to create your own graphic style.  We then discuss how our views have an impact on how wwe show up in the world.  Listen in for tips you can learn from calligraphers, sign painters, and graphic artists.

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Facilitation | September 21, 2022

Charismatic leadership plays an instrumental role in creating change. Tap into the power of influence to push your culture towards a greater good.

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Podcast | September 20, 2022

In this episode of Control the Room, I had the pleasure of speaking with Howard Kincaide about his long career in Product Leadership. He starts with how his nature to always be making things served him throughout his career. Later, Howard discusses his long journey introducing teams to Lean Product Development Methods. We then discuss using cultural values to create high performing teams. Listen in for more tips on how to create change within any organization.

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Design Thinking | September 15, 2022

When you understand your customer, you can effectively create what they want and need. That's the idea behind design thinking

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Workshops | September 15, 2022

Where you hold your Sprint is critical. Whether you are running a Design Sprint, Innovation Workshop, Visioning Session, or another type of workshop, your venue…

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