Strategic Thinking - Leadership & Management Skill

Strategic Thinking, 4 Pitfalls, and How to Avoid Them

What is Strategic Thinking? We use the words “Vision” and “Strategy” to talk about where we’re going.  Strategic thinking is future-based. Vision, according to Ron Crossland, is the search for meaning.  What do we want to be, as a company, as a department, as a team?  What’s our destination, and why are we choosing to[…]

Innovation & Change

Featured Success Story: How Chris increased sales and cut costs

 Chris Colizzi July’s featured Success Story is an example of how one participant drew inspiration from two different Bullet Proof Manager sessions related to change and innovation at work.  Lead your Team through Change – Dr. Kim Alyn How to Inspire Innovation – Ron Crossland Chris Colizzi at Cryoquip, one of the world’s leading fabricators of cryogenic[…]

Humor is a Management Tool

Improve your communication, boost creativity and morale, reduce stress – the Fun Way!!

People want to have fun.  Lighten up the workplace and you’ll get results fast! In our July session, Dr. Terry Paulson argues that humor is a great management tool.  Making people laugh does three key things: it helps in communication and relationship building it reduces stress, both personal and in the workplace it fosters creativity Communicate with[…]