The Power of Positive Feedback

I was talking to a group of managers about using a powerful feedback process – referred to as EEC – standing for EXAMPLE, EFFECT and CHANGE. It is powerful because it is simple and quick but it does focus on the negative or critical side of feedback...

TDTMTD

The phrase a difference that makes a difference was used by Gregory Bateson, a leading anthropologist, to define information. My business is transforming managers from being OK to being brilliant, brilliant to work with and for. And the difference that makes the...

Humans Being

This is an expression I have come to adopt as a way of expressing some important conceptual values in what I do. At work, we are likely to see ourselves as superior/subordinate to others, it is after all a hierarchy we work in. But when we think of ourselves as humans...

Barcelona

I’m about to run a series of workshops on stress management, having just been on holiday in Barcelona I can’t imagine what stress is!    ...

Welcome

Welcome to my new website. I hope you find what you’re looking for and please feel free to contact me.I hope you will visit us often and join in the discussion. Jonathan

The Answer is 42

I have been inspired by the idea from the Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy – that the answer to the question of life, the universe and everything is 42! It seems ridiculous, even wrong , but it caught my imagination that there is something, an answer, a unifying...