Category: Learning Event

Stay Out of Your Own Way!

Leaders that are able to break free and learn to become better leaders also are able to scale businesses faster, have more effective teams, create better work environments, more easily recruit employees, and generally have better businesses.

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Are You Really Effective at Problem-solving?

Recently an executive I am coaching mentioned that some of his team members could not think out of the box.  An hour later, one of my partners contacted me because he was frustrated by a potential client’s indecisiveness.  For the second time, he met with “Prospect X” who, at the end of the meeting, indicated…

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Recruiting Talent: Unusual Yet Effective Approaches

When Dietmar Petutschnig needs to find great engineers for his manufacturing company, ISD Limited in Whangarei, New Zealand, he heads to the docks. ISD is focused on innovation in the agricultural sector. One pursuit, for instance, is turning effluent from dairy firms into drinkable water. Recruiting people who fit into the company’s culture is crucial…

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Driving Change to Achieve Growth

I am regularly faced with the challenges of trying to be an ambassador of strategy, people and process improvement. They are the same challenges that CEOs encounter when they try to make changes that will reshape and transform their companies so they can better compete in the marketplace. On the surface, there are two issues…

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Human Capital Management Training: Change

Change management is a crucial part of an effective human capital management strategy and one of the least understood. If you are in human resources or business leadership and need to understand how to effectively manage change in your organization, our new webinar is a must! AGI is offering a one-hour, info-packed webinar on change…

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How do you find your “Blue Ocean”?

More importantly, what is a Blue Ocean? That is the main focus of our upcoming strategic planning workshop called Keys to Forming an Awesome Strategy Workshop on Feb. 2. In it, we examine some of the principles from the book Blue Ocean Strategy by W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne. In order to teach students…

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