Mind Group Thought Sharing


At Mind Group, we've learned a great deal about leadership and how to help organisations make positive change. 


From time to time we will post whitepapers, articles and talks which we feel our clients and community of practice can learn and benefit from. Some ideas will be ours, some will be those of other professionals we respect and admire. Some ideas will be new, some won't, but they may be timely reminders.  Please enjoy and share these materials with your connections.



Whitepapers and Articles:




Roselinde Torres: What it takes to be a great leader

There are many leadership programs available today, from 1-day workshops to corporate training programs. But chances are, these won't really help. In this clear, candid talk, Roselinde Torres describes 25 years observing truly great leaders at work, and shares the three simple but crucial questions would-be company chiefs need to ask to thrive in the future.


Yves Morieux: As work gets more complex, 6 rules to simplify

Why do people feel so miserable and disengaged at work? Because today's businesses are increasingly and dizzyingly complex -- and traditional pillars of management are obsolete, says Yves Morieux. So, he says, it falls to individual employees to navigate the rabbit's warren of interdependencies. In this energetic talk, Morieux offers six rules for "smart simplicity." (Rule One: Understand what your colleagues actually do.)



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