Psychology of innovation

Chris May 1, 2012

Innovation is born from deep tensions within our psychology, tensions between opposing desires of control and freedom, significance and integrity. When these forces are out of balance, true madness ensures, but not the type of madness that engenders innovation. Innovation…

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Authentic leadership

Chris October 28, 2011

Last week I delivered two workshops for the 2nd annual innovation and improvement staff forum for Central Queensland region of the business improvement in government (Biig) network. While the Authentic Leadership workshop was targeted towards senior leaders and the Leading…

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Mental toughness

Chris August 29, 2011

Mental toughness is about identifying and using particular mental strategies in order to remain focused on what’s important so that people can pursue excellence. This 1 hour presentation to the Business Improvement in Government (BiiG) forum explored mental toughness…

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