Thursday, October 06, 2011
YOUR INNER-HOMER: Homer Simpson vs. The Culture of Innovation
“That’s it! You people have stood in my way long enough. I’m going to clown college.” -Homer Simpson Homer Simpson is a genius of th...
Wednesday, September 07, 2011
Innovation - Incubator or Graveyard? By Mike Manes, Square One Consulting
Dale Dauten in his newspaper column got me thinking with this closing statement: "If you have an idea you want to nurture, don't...
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
ODDS ARE, YOU HAVE A MEDIOCRE BOSS
”He likes his butt scratched. People will come up to him and pet his head. He’ll turn right around and show them his butt.” -Georgetow...
Thursday, August 04, 2011
THE ORIGIN OF "TALENT"
To attract, retain, and obtain the most from Awesome Talent, organizations will need to offer an Awesome Place to Work, a place where peopl...
THE DAUTEN HIERARCHY OF ORGANIZATIONAL CULTURE
Having started working with companies on creating a Culture of Innovation, I was forced to consider all the other types of cultures. Inspiri...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011
E-Luminations: Farewell from 'The Corporate Curmudgeon'
It's been a while. If you didn't hear, I decided to end my "The Corporate Curmudgeon" column. 20 years. Never missed a wee...
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
HOW TO HANDLE A BAD INTERVIEW
"I'm open for business in your neighborhood; The blues is my business, and business is good." -Etta James Plan to arrive...
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