Social media tools for listening, learning & leading

I recently presented a workshop on Leveraging Social Media to Boost Employee Engagement at the IHRM (Institute for Human Resources Management) HR Technology Conference, co-sponsored by H-Senid (which specializes in HR & Tech & has offices in 5 countries) in Nairobi. Here’s the group (picture below), all of whom were enthusiastic to not only get […]

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Which social media tool are you most comfortable with? Do you most want to learn about?

I’m at the IHRM’s (Institute for Human Resource Management) HR Master Class conference today, presenting a workshop on how Social Media is Transforming Learning. Join in by taking the 2 simple polls below, simply click on your choice & you’ll see the results in real time.  (Note: the results won’t display until you click on […]

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What frames your view? A Life Lenses™ take on provocative video

Is the video below funny, creative, rule breaking and subversive or a waste of time, waste of energy and sadly pathetic? Depends on your view. Depends on how you frame things. A Carrot Life Lens™ appreciates the attention to detail. A Mountain Life Lens™ likes the strategy. A Destination Life Lens™ approves getting it done. […]

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Complexity made simple – that’s what a good assessment does

(Me: in official, officious tone…) Today I’m going to teach you about reverse laminar flow. (You: in confused, bewildered tone…) Say what? Complexity made simple.  If they’re any good that’s what assessments do. Take complicated, complex human beings and complicated, complex views of the world and make them simple. Not simplistic. Simple. Like explaining what […]

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Speaking English kills you (& other ways evaluations can go sideways)

Program evaluation can leave you feeling like you don’t know if you’re coming or going. I do a lot of program evaluation work because it’s often so painful for my clients that I’m eager to show how it can be done with ease & even creativity & humour. I was particularly proud to be asked […]

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Training & development learning well October blog post round up

October has come and gone with goblins galore.  If you didn’t catch all the posts this month simply cast a spell and click below. Here they are – laid out like a well carved pumpkin for your perusing – here’s the Rock.Paper.Scissors’ monthly training & development round up. You’ll find all the blog posts for […]

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Rock.Paper.Scissors E-newsletter’s out: Funny Social Media resources from ‘Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf? Social Media and the 3 little pigs’

Have you left a comment on the 29 ways to stay creative when you’re training (part 3 of 3) post?   No?  Hurry up!  The contest closes today, Monday, September 26th.  Simply enter a comment to be entered to win a copy of the song ‘Eureka.’ ******* The latest Rock.Paper.Scissors Inc. e-newsletter is out, where I […]

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Rock.Paper.Scissors E-newsletter’s out: Social Media resources from ‘Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf? Social Media and the 3 little pigs’

Have you left a comment on the 29 ways to stay creative when you’re training (part 3 of 3) post?   No?  Hurry up!  The contest closes Monday, September 26th.  Simply enter a comment to be entered to win a copy of the song ‘Eureka.’ ******* The latest Rock.Paper.Scissors Inc. e-newsletter is out, where I review […]

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Rock.Paper.Scissors E-newsletter’s out: Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf? Social Media and the 3 little pigs

*** Have you left a comment on the 29 ways to stay creative when you’re training (part 3 of 3) post? *** No?  Hurry up!  The contest closes Monday, September 26th.  Simply enter a comment to be entered to win a copy of the song ‘Eureka.’ The latest Rock.Paper.Scissors Inc. e-newsletter is out, where I […]

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Training & development learning well July blog post round up

Voila – here’s the Rock.Paper.Scissors’ monthly training & development round up. You’ll find all the blog posts for the month of July below. Learn well in the training & development learning well. Dive deep into the learning well or take a small sip. Shower yourself in training & development or just get your big toe […]

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