I presented 500+ GTD (Getting Things Done) seminars. Now what?

Jason Womack

David hired me in 2000 to present the Getting Things Done seminars. Between 2000 and 2006 I presented more than 500 GTD seminars in more than 5 countries! Did you know that I was David Allen's 4th employee? I was.

Deming Institute Seminars in London and Edinburgh During May 2017

Deming Institute

We are offering 2 new seminars in the UK this May: The W. Day Seminar – Deming Management Method for Owners and Executives , Ohio, USA – 26-28 April 2017. Day Seminar – Deming Management Method for Owners and Executives , Ohio, USA – 20-22 September 2017.

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Conduct your Own Mini-Seminar on the Coming Future: The Second Machine Age; Exponential Organizations; and Bold (and, don’t forget Abundance)

First Friday Book Synopsis

I remember being intrigued and energized by Future Shock decades ago, and… Read More Conduct your Own Mini-Seminar on the Coming Future: The Second Machine Age; Exponential Organizations; and Bold (and, don’t forget Abundance). I like to read, and present synopses of, books dealing with the future. Give me a choice, and I prefer optimism over pessimism. But, I simply like pondering the “what will tomorrow really be like?” question. I’ve always liked to read these books.

Seminars: Women’s Networking

Women on Business

Should women use seminars to network and build their businesses? important to remember before investing your money in a seminar! seminar, and the manual labor was killing them. . One day after we spoke, we ran into each other, and they shared with me that they had already found TWO people who were willing to help them fill their next seminar. I say YES for sure. It’s one of the best investments that you can do for your online business. .

Productivity Seminar

Execupundit

The incomparable Nicholas Bate is holding another productivity seminar. I know if I could be there, I would

The Secret For Presentation Success Every Time.

Rich Gee Group

Blog Business Coaching C-Level Career Coaching Tip Ways & Tips Keynotes Powerpoint Presentations Seminars WorkshopsWhen was the last time you went to a good presentation?

Innovation Superstars: Shock Therapy for the Status Quo – (announcing our new seminar)

First Friday Book Synopsis

This is not a post about speaking. But, let me start with this: A good speaker, an effective speaker, has to get the attention of the audience at the get-go. To fail at this is to…fail. Dr. Tom Hollihan, Professor at the University of Southern California, reduces effective speaking down to this formula: arouse, then, fulfill. […]. Randy's blog entries

When We Understand Our Work and We are Given the Ability to Improve It – We Will

Deming Institute

Jim Benson’s presentation at our 2015 International Deming Research Seminar explored how to manage the workload better to improve results. We want to help people become happy so that they will build better products. We fundamentally believe that happy people do exactly that.

Create and Host your Own Mini-Seminar, with Synopses from 15minutebusinessbooks.com

First Friday Book Synopsis

If this is a time for life-long learning… If, as Peter Drucker says, the only real job security comes from your own ability to learn… if staying current, and ahead of the curve really matters… then ask yourself this simple question: What are you, personally; what is your company, and the team members in your […]. Randy''s blog entries

Impactful Blogging Class Led by Women on Business Founder in Orlando, Florida

Women on Business

Female Entrepreneurs Marketing Online Business Small Business Technology Women Business Owners Women On Business News blogging class blogging for business blogging seminar content marketing digital marketing how to blog online marketing social media marketing We''ve Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] If you haven''t already done so, update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. link].

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Top Ten Presentation Tips For My Son.

Rich Gee Group

Blog Business Coaching C-Level Career Coaching Tip Audience Eye Contact Hands Keynote Pause Powerpoint Presentation Tips Presenters Seminars Water Workshops An oldie but goodie from the past — one of my most requested articles. Enjoy!

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Improving the Management System with an Understanding of Deming

Deming Institute

In his presentation at the 2015 Deming Research Seminar Joseph Schneider discusses his efforts to apply Deming’s ideas within Siemens. systems thinking video case study Deming Research Seminar goals quality tools sales targets webcasts

The Intellectual Foundation of Modern Improvement

Deming Institute

Don Berwick’s penultimate illustration was discussing his experience at Deming’s 4 day seminar: In 1986 when I went to Deming’s course and I saw the bead game I was in charge of quality.

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Applying W. Edwards Deming’s Ideas in Software Development

Deming Institute

Edwards Deming in Today’s IT, at the 2015 Deming Research Seminar. management systems psychology systems thinking agile software development case study Deming Research Seminar fear organization as a system software developmentGuest post by John Hunter.

Upcoming Deming Institute Seminars and Conferences

Deming Institute

2 1/2 day seminar with Kelly Allan and Lynda Finn. This seminar is aimed at those interested in implementing Deming’s System of Profound Knowledge (a.k.a. Deming in Education Seminar. events conference seminar

Photos of 2015 International Deming Research Seminar

Deming Institute

In 2015 the annual International Deming Research Seminar moved to Georgetown University in Washington DC from the long time home at Fordham University in New York City. A previous post provides 10 lessons Mike Stoecklein learned at the seminar. See more photos from the seminar.

8,940 steps during a seminar

Jason Womack

I still remember setting a record (but, that as an 8am-5pm seminar for 200 people.) so when a saw this, I was happy. Being fit, moving my body, tracking progress over time.this are important factors in/to your Productivity Profile. What you do, what you always have near you, what you focus on all create the "how and why" of your own approach to time management. What's next for you to engage in? (Me? I'm at the airport, people watching as await my next flight. Good times

2 1/2 Day Deming Institute Seminar February 9 – 11, 2016

Deming Institute

Day Seminar Facilitator of The W. Related: Deming Institute Workshop Oct 6-8, 2015: Leading With A Systems View – Deming Podcast: Kelly Allan Discussing the 2 1/2 Day Seminar – Deming Seminar in Hong Kong, 12 to 14 June 2014. events seminar

Ralph Young: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Bob's blog entries Abraham Lincoln “Dissent in America” seminar as a Fulbright Specialist at the University of Rome and at Charles University in Prague Crossfire Dissent in America: The Voices That Shaped a Nation Dissent: The History of an American Idea Double Exposure Emma Goldman Henry David Thoreau Hitler's Children Japan's Suntory Prize for Suspense Fiction Jefferson Davis John Brown John F. Ralph Young is a history professor at Temple University.

Linda A. Hill: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

She is the faculty chair of the Leadership Initiative and has chaired numerous HBS Executive Education programs, including the Young Presidents Organization’s Presidents’ Seminar and the High Potentials Leadership Program. Hill Presidents' Seminar and the High Potentials Leadership Program University of Chicago Wallace Brett Donham Professor of Business Administration Young Presidents' Organization (YPO Linda A.

Ralph Young: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Bob's blog entries Albert Einstein “Dissent in America” seminar as a Fulbright Specialist at the University of Rome and at Charles University in Prague Bob Wall Brilliant Mistakes Brooke Manville Crossfire Dissent in America: The Voices That Shaped a Nation Dissent: The History of an American Idea Double Exposure Doug Miller Edmund S. Ralph Young is a history professor at Temple University.

Improvement Deficiency Syndrome

Chris Brady

There are wonderful seminars conducted by some of the sharpest minds about how to identify our blind spots and grow personally.

The Executive’s Compass: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

The Executive’s Compass: Business and the Good Society James O’Toole Oxford University Press (1995) “The Great Conversation Across the Centuries&# More than 50 years ago, Walter Paepcke founded the Aspen Institute and entrusted to Mortimer Adler the responsibility for devising a program of inquiry that became known as the Executive Seminar.

Seminar recap: 10/27/2010 (Miami, FL)

Jason Womack

Seminar recap: 10/14/10 (Woodloch, PA)

Jason Womack

Bounce ideas off other managers at leadership training seminars

Bud to Boss

Here’s one source you might not have considered: your fellow attendees at leadership training seminars. Tell us about your experience at leadership training seminars. Before you landed your supervisory position, you could seek advice from, vent to and share ideas with just about anyone.

Bounce ideas off other managers at leadership training seminars

Bud to Boss

Here’s one source you might not have considered: your fellow attendees at leadership training seminars. Tell us about your experience at leadership training seminars. Before you landed your supervisory position, you could seek advice from, vent to and share ideas with just about anyone.

What I Learned at Leadercast 2014

Nathan Magnuson

For the third year in a row I had the pleasure of attending the Leadercast leadership seminar at a local simulcast location. Inspiration Leadership 2014 empowering event influence Leadercast listening seminar story trust

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Deming in Education: 2-Day Seminar in Seattle, 11 – 12 March 2016

Deming Institute

A Deming in Education 2-Day Seminar will be facilitated by David Langford in Seattle, 11 – 12 March 2016. Be a part of our first Deming In Education Initiative Seminar. The Deming Institute presents a two-day interactive seminar and hands-on introduction to the Deming Method.

5 Reasons You Should Join Me at Chick-fil-A Leadercast

Nathan Magnuson

What are your favorite conferences, seminars or training events? One of my annual staples is the Chick-fil-A Leadercast seminar. Networking Personal Effectiveness Chick-fil-A Leadercast seminarsDo you have any that you attend every year? Do you take your team with you?

How to Uncover and Deliver Your Greatest Value as a Leader

Leadership Freak

We go to seminars and workshops and listen to successful people talk about their success. But the things that change us most are struggle, failure, adversity, and endurance. The deepest gifts you offer… Continue reading → Humility Personal Growth Leadership Development

Bill Capodagli on “The Disney Way”: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Bill Capodagli (pronounced Cap o die) co-authored one of Fortune magazine’s “Best Business Books of 1999,”The Disney Way: Harnessing the Management Secrets of Disney in Your Company. Prior to co-founding Capodagli Jackson Consulting in 1993, Bill held managerial positions at the consulting firms of AT Kearney and Ernst & Whinney (now Ernst and Young). From… Read More Bill Capodagli on “The Disney Way”: An interview by Bob Morris.

Leadership Profile: Zig Ziglar | Thoughts for the Everyday Leader

Nathan Magnuson

I had the privilege of meeting the late Zig Ziglar (1926-2012) a couple years ago at a seminar in Richmond, VA. Home About Coaching Contact Guest Posts Archives. Thoughts for the Everyday Leader. by Nathan Magnuson. Home / Leadership Profiles / Leadership Profile: Zig Ziglar. Leadership Profile: Zig Ziglar. January 7, 2013. — 7 Comments. Zig’s words and ideas have impacted my life probably more than any other thought leader out there.

How to get rich quickly

Rajesh Setty

Once during a seminar, we engaged in a thought experiment. Main Page preparation quick rich seminarI asked the audience what ideas do they have to get rich quick and the answers came in fast. One golden rule was to not to think about any restrictions. Here are some answers: 1.

Seminar recap: 2010-09/28 (Lower Manhattan, NYC)

Jason Womack

12 Takeaways from Chick-fil-A Leadercast 2013

Nathan Magnuson

The seminar features some of the biggest names in all of leadership. My favorite annual leadership event takes place each May. It’s Chick-fil-A Leadercast. This year’s theme was: “Simply Lead.” I hope you got to attend, but if not, I’ve included 12 of my greatest takeaways.

Awesomely Simple Leadership

Leaders. Better. Brighter.

Before the books were written, the seminars and classes were taught, the conferences were held, the academies founded. Leaders. Better. Brighter.™

Transforming Jet-Hot by Viewing the Organization as a System

Deming Institute

management systems systems thinking video case study continual improvement culture Deming Research Seminar flowchart important management system manufacturing organization as a system quality tools technologyGuest post by John Hunter.

How to Uncover and Deliver Your Greatest Value as a Leader

Leadership Freak

We go to seminars and workshops and listen to successful people talk about their success. But the things that change us most are struggle, failure, adversity, and endurance. The deepest gifts you offer… Continue reading → Humility Personal Growth Leadership Development

Five Simple Ways to Make Creative Thinking a Daily Habit

Next Level Blog

I ask that question to a lot of clients and executives attending my presentations and seminars. Where or when do you get your best ideas? The answers I often hear are things like "In the shower," "Walking the dog," "Working out," "On my commute," "Taking care of the yard," or "Cleaning the house." But do you know what answer I never hear? General Leadership Personal Presence creative thinking problem solving