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What Should The Title Of My Next Book Be?

It hasn’t been through any editing yet. It’s 12 chapters in total. It’s approaching 90,000 words. (again) There are two sections. The first section has the following draft chapter titles: Chapter 1 – The Possibility of Purpose at Work Chapter 2 – What is Work? Chapter 3 – The Pursuit of Workplace Disengagement Chapter 4…

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Three Types of Workplace Mindsets

I’d be delighted to hear your opinion on the following definitions of “Workplace Mindsets” I’m toying with in relation to my next book. Job Mindset: Employed to perform transactional duties in return for being monetarily compensated. Career Mindset: Working in an occupation to increase the┬ápersonal girth of┬ásalary, title and/or span of control. Purpose Mindset: Passionate…

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A 20-minute Talk About Collaborative Leadership

Here’s a 20-minute talk of mine, delivered at the SAP Sapphire Now conference in Orlando, Florida in June, 2014 where I discuss the Flat Army model, interspersed with metaphors and stories. Dan’s Related Posts:Flat Army CSTD Keynote as ArtFlat Army Book Trailer (one minute)Great Work Interview – Flat Army & Michael Bungay StanierThe Simple Act…

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My Definition of Work and an Update on Book Two

Like my first book, Flat Army: Creating a Connected and Engaged Organization, Book Two has taken a decided turn for the better. Originally, Flat Army was written as a fable. The original title was “The Coffee Shop Leader”. One day, I may even release the entirety of the book in its original format. But I…

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