PCMA 10th Anniversary Conference, “Conversations that Shape the Future”

PCMA 10th Anniversary Conference, “Conversations that Shape the Future”

An honor to work with great colleagues to produce the Professional Coaches and Mentors Association (PCMA) 10th Anniversary Conference, Conversations that Shape the Future… As a member of the Board of Directors of the Northern California PCMA chapter, I directed marketing for the conference that took place at the Redwood City Sofitel October 5-6. 2007; featuring…

Functional Hierarchies? We Don’t Need No Stinking Functional Hierarchies!

Functional Hierarchies? We Don’t Need No Stinking Functional Hierarchies!

A tongue-in-cheek and entirely fictional flight of fancy from early 2005 describing the benefits of organizational self-management for business performance. Available at the links below: Functional Hierarchies? We Don’t Need No Stinking Functional Hierarchies! Original publication: BPM Group, January 2, 2005 With apologies to Gold Hat, as played by Alfonso Bedoya in “The Treasure of…

The 8 Omega Framework – Training Reviews

The 8 Omega Framework – Training Reviews

In late 2004 and early 2005, I wrote a series of reviews of an online training product called 8 Omega for the BPM Group, which no longer exists. It was an interesting exercise, and educational–it gave me an opportunity to develop my writing chops. The articles can be accessed at the links below: 8 Omega:…

A Spark From Heaven? Sparkles

A Spark From Heaven? Sparkles

A Spark From Heaven?, by Adrian W. Savage, is a beautiful distillation of pure wisdom regarding the realization of potential in individuals and organizations. The usual culprits blocking the realization of potential are habits. As we allow our habits to hijack conscious choice and fly our lives on autopilot, we abdicate the responsibility of making…