Author Archives: Patti Johnson

Making Your Strategy Work

The vision is complete! The presentation is beautiful and the external advisors have gone. Now what? Starting a big vision or change …

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Are You Growing Change Agents in Your Organization?

There’s a great cartoon that says ‘Who wants change?’ and everyone wildly waves their hands in the air. The next question is …

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Lessons for Change Leaders from this Wild Presidential Campaign

Only the “Saturday Night Live” writers may hate to see this presidential election come to an end. The 24/7 media coverage, the …

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Six Lessons the Best HR Execs Already Know

Let’s set aside the obvious. Know the business. Build a great team. Cultivate relationships and respect with others on the leadership team. …

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5 Essential Lessons on Reputation from Adele’s Grammy Performance

Adele, widely known for her flawless voice, hit an unexpected bump at this week’s Grammy Awards. As she sang “All I Ask” …

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A New Career and 8 Common Truths You Can’t Ignore

When we say it’s a ‘law of nature’ it’s usually a shorthand for how things normally go. A rhythm or pattern that …

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