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Alexis Gonzales-Black

Alexis Gonzales-Black

Alexis is an expert in organization design and the author of The New School Rules: 6 Vital Practices for Thriving and Responsive Schools. She has over ten years of experience and a wealth of large, complex, and successful change programs under my belt. Notably, Alexis co-led the implementation of Holacracy at Zappos and created transformational design solutions for some of the worlds most influential organizations at IDEO. She is excited to change the way the world leads, organizes and works with August.
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Four Reasons to Consider In-Person Gatherings

The pandemic has taught us that we don't need to default to in person for every activity. Heeding quarantine orders, people set up shop at home...

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3 ways to make decision making your competitive advantage

I have to be honest. I've been struggling with decision-making fatigue. Many decisions that I had on autopilot, like taking my kids to daycare,...

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How to Make Better Decisions in Two Simple Steps

Decision-making has become a priority for many companies. Especially in remote working conditions, learning how to come together to make...

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Your Engagement Survey Results Have Exposed Some Issues – Here’s What To Do Next

Recently we visited an engagement survey company, and as they walked us through their dashboard, with its infinite ways to view results and...

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Your Business Advice is Dripping with Privilege

First, you need to know that I was really trying to listen and learn.  I don’t go looking for advice simply to point out what’s wrong with it -...

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