Search Results for: positive deviance


Book Review: The Power of Positive Deviance

Posted by  Kevin Bishop —July 29, 2010
Filed in Collaboration

I have just finished The Power of Positive Deviance: How Unlikely Innovators Solve the World’s Toughest Problems by Richard Pascale, Jerry Sternin and Monique Sternin) …

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Positive deviance

Posted by  Mark Schenk —August 9, 2006
Filed in Insight

One of the concepts of Appreciative Inquiry is to identify the positive deviants in a system and to find out what it is they are …

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010 – Bright spots

Posted by  Anecdote International —March 12, 2018
Filed in Business storytelling, Podcast

A good intervention story gives you a process for doing something differently. The latest Anecdote podcast shares a life changing example from Vietnam.

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SFL: Story-laden Books

Posted by  admin —July 24, 2015
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These resources accompany the Storytelling for Leaders workshop.   STORY-LADEN BUSINESS BOOKS Armstrong, David. 1992. Managing by Storying around: a New Method of Leadership. Crown …

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Memorable, practical and life saving

Posted by  Kevin Bishop —March 6, 2012
Filed in Anecdotes

I love little simple techniques than are practical, increase understanding and stick in your mind. I wrote about one of these in a book review …

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A postive approach to change

Posted by  Shawn Callahan —June 12, 2010
Filed in Anecdotes

For change to stick it’s often a good idea to find where things are working and then figure out how to get those successful behaviours …

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A story designed to change your mind

Posted by  Shawn Callahan —January 11, 2010
Filed in Anecdotes, Business storytelling

Seth Godin has a new ebook out called What Matters Now. It consists of 80 or so thought leaders each with a page to talk …

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