Archive for the ‘Culture’ Category

The Role of Storytelling in a Team of Teams

Posted by  Shawn Callahan —July 18, 2017
Filed in Business storytelling, Culture

Companies have been quick to implement the ideas behind a Team of Teams, but to be frank it’s not easy. Here are some things to consider with this approach.

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Embed a new way of thinking with stories

Posted by  Shawn Callahan —May 11, 2017
Filed in Business storytelling, Culture, Leadership Posts

Imagine you want to play your part in a cultural shift you’re helping to make happen at work. This process is how you show people what they need to do.

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Like it or not, stories are shaping your company culture

Posted by  Shawn Callahan —April 28, 2017
Filed in Business storytelling, Culture, Strategy

As a leader, it is your job to understand the vital role stories play in shaping your company culture, and in turn shaping its financial future. Read more.

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Don’t try to change someone’s mind, do this instead

Posted by  Shawn Callahan —March 15, 2017
Filed in Business storytelling, Collaboration, Culture

If you want to change someone’s mind about something, facts may not help you. So what do you do if changing minds or culture is important for your business?

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How management by wandering around (MBWA) helps with change management

Posted by  Mark Schenk —December 15, 2016
Filed in Culture, Employee Engagement

Apply MBWA and just by being out there at the coalface, you’ll help tackle a key source of change resistance – anti stories. Learn how it works here.

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Complex times call for disruptive leadership

Posted by  David Green —July 29, 2016
Filed in Culture, Employee Engagement, Leadership Posts

Continual discomforts and changes have become central to the experience of managers. These times call for disruptive leadership traits, do you have them?

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Creating a customer service culture through storytelling

Posted by  Shawn Callahan —July 15, 2016
Filed in Business storytelling, Culture

Want to change the culture of your business? Change the stories being told in it. Learn how sharing stories can embed a great customer service culture here.

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How do we prosper in a changing business environment?

Posted by  David Green —June 10, 2016
Filed in Anecdotes, Culture

In a constantly changing business environment, building high-quality working relationships is more important than ever. Find some food for thought here:

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The evolution of storytelling

Posted by  Shawn Callahan —October 7, 2015
Filed in Business storytelling, Culture

Shawn Callahan discusses the evolution of storytelling – what triggered it and why was it such an important element in the survival of our species?

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Why we create anti-stories in the face of change

Posted by  Claire Scobie —August 20, 2015
Filed in Business storytelling, Communication, Culture

People often create anti-stories when faced with change. Can better stories be the answer to change management? Claire Scobie shares her insights here:

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