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“The future is uncontrollable …

“The future is uncontrollable …

 … but you can shape your participation in it.” This is a quote from Roger L. Martin. You might have heard of him as author, strategist, influencer and/or lecturer. We, meaning Arjan Visser and myself came across his work while working on designing a new workshop and...

REMOTE OR FACE TO FACE MEETINGS?

REMOTE OR FACE TO FACE MEETINGS?

In these non expected “home office days” leaders have being challenged to maintain and improve the performance of their collaborators.  Most of these leaders were not trained in how to do it, is not easy to provoke  that  each individual is able to improve their...

The 1.5 meters training – Next Level

The 1.5 meters training – Next Level

Who would have thought that the most important  delivery standard of a LEGO SERIOUS PLAY workshop or training would be “Safety First”. Until recently we were talking about delivering elements of play, how to support flow in a workshop, respecting the core process, the...

HOW TO BE SUSTAINABLE IN THIS “NEW NORMAL”

HOW TO BE SUSTAINABLE IN THIS “NEW NORMAL”

What to look for  in our business, before returning to the “new normal”. During these days, I  am having the opportunity to spend time (without rush)  with my partners, colleagues,  clients and found that no matter the role we have in our professional life, today...

We Need Imagination Now More Than Ever

We Need Imagination Now More Than Ever

Recently Per Kristiansen drew my attention to the April issue of Harvard Business Review's article about how pandemics, wars, and other social crises often create new attitudes, needs, and behaviors which need to be managed. The authors believe imagination - the...

To Play or not to Play

To Play or not to Play

Is the LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® method and virtual meetings mutually exclusive? Does the Corona pandemic and Social Distancing mean that using LEGO SERIOUS PLAY method is on hold? In short: No, it does not. It is not a difficult question. However, it is also not the...

The 1.5 meters LEGO SERIOUS PLAY training

The 1.5 meters LEGO SERIOUS PLAY training

The’ new’ words become part of our vocabulary: social distancing, quarantine, isolation. And we are all hoping another word will be added soon: to unlock. As people we want to get outdoor, meet others .. socialize again. You can look at it from a evolutionary...

Dissent

Working with leaders everyday, you get used to their concerns. Many of them use the word “alignment” as one of their main challenges when it comes to managing their workforce. They use time and energy to placate dissenting opinions, because they think they will get in...