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Leader vs Manager – which one are you?

Every business owner or CEO’s greatest dream is for their company to be successful, but that cannot be due to the hard work of one individual – you need a team to help you reach the top. How does one obtain their goal with the help of their employees and keep them motivated simultaneously? Ensure […]

Leaders are not Managers.

‘When a manager gives the order to “put this nut on that bolt, at this rate,” those receiving that command can feel used and dehumanized, but the only obvious choices for them are to either comply or quit.’ This extract from the third chapter in Chuck Blakeman’s Re-HUMAN-izing The Workplace sums it up well. Although […]

A community on a mission with a vision

A community on a mission with a vision

“Being mission-centered appropriately flattens the entire organization, nudging us into the community rather than pitting us against one another” We are all in the same boat. Always view yourself as working for the good of the company and never for your department. “We are all in the same boat” is often used to describe a […]

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The Secret To Building Great Products or Services

Everything lines up when you fully embrace the empowering practice of being mission centered as the basis for building a great product or service and creating happy, loyal customers. Trying to assemble a puzzle with many pieces can be a nightmare but it’s not impossible if you know what pieces to focus on first. Putting […]

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The Breaking a Broken Organization system

“The organizational pyramid emphasizes power, promotes insecurity, distorts communications, hobbles interaction, and makes it very difficult for the people who plan and the people who execute to move in the same direction.” — RICARDO SEMLER, SEMCO A functioning organization is a well-oiled machine. Every part works as it was designed, that was the belief of […]

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The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.

The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place. If you want your business to be operational with minimal hiccups, you need to have a proper foundation of communication skills and techniques established in your company. It is a proven fact that clear communication is the key to running a […]

Participation Age

A Participation Age company hires people who put other people first.

Are you passionate about helping others achieve their goals? Then get yourself acquainted with the participation age for your businesses sake.  A Participation Age company causes people to get their brains back in a workplace setting. To name a few, the major principles Participation Age organizations have adopted are as follows: 1. Participation and sharing […]

communities

Super performing teams are a result of great communities.

Have you ever noticed that some communities work well together? These type of communities has procedures in place that keeps the wheel spinning. These start with a good foundation of clear communication with rules and regulations to be followed. Everyone should be on the same page and not deviate from the program because it will […]

Separation of work and personal life is unhealthy, unprecedented for most people

Have you ever found yourself having one type of persona when entering your workspace in the morning, only to become a completely different persona when you clock out and go home? It seems that employees see it as the status quo for you to leave your creative personality at home, only to climb into the […]

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“Help your employees help you” allow them more responsibility.

“Help your employees help you. Give your employees more responsibilities instead of repetitive tasks that drain their creativity.” Keeping their minds focused on creating meaningful work can be challenging and often lead to frustration and burnout. When you allow employees more responsibility, it will enable them to share their ideas and thoughts freely, which will […]

Book is launched!

Re-HUMAN-izing
THE WORKPLACE

(by Giving Everybody Their Brain Back)
by Chuck Blakeman is available now on Amazon.