Innovation & Change

What You Can Do to Inspire Innovation

Any successful business must be able to come up with new ideas and ways to implement them, in order to keep operations, products and services fresh. Innovation is about improving something that has come before. Innovation increases efficiency, convenience and effectiveness, and companies who innovate best have the best chance of success. Three barriers to[…]

How You Can Inspire Innovation In Your Team

Inspire innovation in your company culture to create competitive advantage and long-term growth. If you’re anything like I was, you’ve read articles about the innovation greats in the business world with a whole lot of respect and perhaps a bit of jealousy. How is it that some companies seem to have innovation ingrained in their[…]

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[…]

Heating up workplace performance

Featured Success Story: Mike heats up warehouse efficiency!

  Mike Daigle September’s featured Success Story demonstrates how one participant applied techniques from Mark Sanborn’s session How to Increase Workplace Performance to improve productivity and efficiency within his organization – and to improve the project management used to achieve it. Increased Workplace Efficiency Mike Daigle is Quality Assurance Team Lead at Hayes Bolt & Supply, a[…]