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  • Compassion: Activating heart in the workscape

    Posted on October 12, 2017.

    Let’s talk more about compassion in our workscapes. We must bring love out of the corporate closet. ~John Mackey, CEO, Whole Foods From Gallup’s research on leadership from a follower’s perspective (c. 2006); four key themes or basic needs of followers emerged. Trust, Compassion, Stability and Hope. [I talked about these four needs from change […]

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  • Are we talking about the same thing? A typology for change

    Posted on September 11, 2017.

    I’m noticing a lot, that ‘change’ is talked about as if it’s a singular thing. I’m sure you’ve heard statements like these: “Nobody likes change.” “People resist change.” “People don’t change.” [Putting aside the fact that “people” isn’t a universal constant – my undergrad philosophy and semantics professor would have a field day challenging such […]

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  • Sharing for caring

    Posted on August 10, 2017.

    At Questo we like to turn our knowledge into resources that can help others. This knowledge comes from experience, from synthesising multiple sources, and from innovating new ways to tackle challenges. The Resources page on our website is a curated collection of free resources made by us, and recommended resources made by others. This week […]

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  • Let me edu-tain you …

    Posted on July 11, 2017.

    Got something to talk about and want people’s attention? It might be time to revisit your choices in how you present your information, to get that precious attention. We live in a world of lots of fancy possibilities of tools for communicating; some low-tech like drawing or inking, some high-tech like videos and games.  For everyone […]

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  • The value of Value

    Posted on June 14, 2017.

    “Value” is a term popping up a lot in my conversations lately. Like many words in the English language, it gets defined and used in diverse ways – which is a source of frustration in those conversations but also a catalyst to have a conversation that is richer in meaning. So why is the notion […]

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