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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…

Lessons Learned From a First Time Author

“You are way too verbose,” said my Grade 11 English teacher back in 1987. “Don’t ever pick a career as a writer,” he added as the follow-up to that crushing blow to childhood ability. I never actually thought I’d become an author. I enjoyed writing, but didn’t seriously consider it as a vocation, as a…

Great Work Interview – Flat Army & Michael Bungay Stanier

I had the chance to sit down and be interviewed by Michael Bungay Stanier, Senior Partner of Box of Crayons, a company that helps organizations do less Good Work and more Great Work. I know, how cool is that tagline? Michael asked if he could interview me as part of his Great Work interview series….

A Review of “How To Be Interesting” While Sitting Beside a Drunk on an Airplane

It wasn’t long into a trip from Vancouver to Washington, DC when my female seatmate asked the flight attendant for a glass of white wine. Departure time was 9:00am. AM = ante meridian or as I like to say, “aromatic meritage”. By 10:00am she was on her third glass and by half past the hour…

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