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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 address 4 core challenges of the hybrid workplace

We hosted our company board meeting last week and unsurprisingly the focus of conversation was around hybrid work. Last year, organizations across...

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What do we mean by self management?

This document was written for new hires to read in their first few weeks at August. In line with our core value of working for the public benefit, we...

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Playbook: From Is it Right? to Is it Safe to Try?

2020 showed us that our normal ways of making decisions aren’t good enough. Traditional approaches to decision-making start with the assumption that...

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Playbook: From Lead by Telling to Lead by Listening

In 2020, leaders were reminded that asking the right question can be more valuable than having the right answer. For many people 2020 was one of the...

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Playbook: From Tools to Enablers

According to a McKinsey study* from October 2020, organizations implemented changes to increase remote working and collaboration 43x faster than they...

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Playbook: From Plan to Predict to Plan to Change

Resilient organizations learned to let go of their need for certainty in 2020. In more ordinary times, detailed planning could minimize wasted time...

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New Ways of working for 2021 and Beyond

What did 2020 reveal about what is possible?

2020 was hard. We struggled to survive the COVID-19 pandemic. Millions of people fought for racial...

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The Magic Metric: one metric to measure the success of your Agile transformation

Metrics are hard: Choosing them is hard, gathering them is hard, getting anyone to look at them is hard. What about getting people who have looked at...

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Leading Hybrid Teams

Everyday practices for a thriving hybrid culture

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