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Is there austerity leadership - in times of austerity?

As the politicians of the Western world struggle to find solutions to the economic meltdown that’s affecting everyone but the most affluent, we’re all having to adjust to how our world is changing. Words that we are unused to using, let alone experiencing, are becoming part of our everyday language: austerity measures, the squeezed middle, boom and bust, market liquidity, capital contagion etc etc
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Are you interested in the design of organisations?

European Organisation Design Forum. May 11th-12th 2012. Come to the Forum's Spring Conference hosted by Nestle at their European HQ in Vevey Switzerland. Fresh thinking grounded in rich experience.
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Can we really make our workplace different?

Just when it seemed the long dark days would never end, along comes the clock change: the days lengthen, sun shines and we re-find the spring in our step as well as in the fields and hedges. Suddenly......
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How are work and love the same?

Sigmund Freud famously said that the 2 things which made for a good life were love and work. Work, because he believed it was how we proved ourselves in the world, matched ourselves against others, where we strive and learn. And love because....
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Why are New Year resolutions so hard to keep?

If you are one of the thousands of people who started the new year with hopeful plans about how you are going to be different, then by now you are probably among over 70% of the same people whose resolutions have bitten the dust. So if feeling a failure less than 2 weeks into 2012 was NOT part of the plan…. where do you go from here to get your resolutions back on track?
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What if you voted for your boss?

The swirl of political re-negotiation currently underway in the Eurozone, together with the appointment of financial/technical leaders in places like Italy, reminds us that democracy is not the only way to deal with leadership....
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