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Futureproof Your Employability

How to Futureproof Your Employability Through the Super Skills of Agility

The modern workplace is characterised by constant change and disruption. To stay employable, workers need to be agile. That is, they must be able to swiftly adapt to fluctuating situations and handle uncertainties. By developing key skills of adaptability, critical thinking, and learning, you can futureproof your career. Embrace Change and Discomfort The first super […]

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AI Won't Save Your Workplace Dysfunction

AI Won’t Save Your Workplace Dysfunction (But Humans Can)

GenAI promises to revolutionise many aspects of work. However, it’s crucial to recognise its limitations. AI cannot solve the deep, systemic issues plaguing our workplaces. The Fear Factor The rapid rise of AI has sparked concerns around job security. This is despite findings from a recent MIT Sloan survey that only 1% of organisations polled

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The Strategic Value of Internal Product Expertise

The Strategic Value of Internal Product Expertise

In this LinkedIn post, Grant Hunter raises an important point. Many companies are bypassing building internal product talent in favour of acquisitions or outsourcing. And while these approaches can provide short-term gains in velocity, they rarely cultivate enduring innovation and advantage. So, let’s explore the strategic value of internal product expertise… What’s the Value of

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What is entrepreneurship

What is Entrepreneurship?

What is Entrepreneurship? Well, Cambridge dictionary defines it as the: skill in starting new businesses, especially when this involves seeing new opportunities. On the other hand, Harvard Business School define it as: the pursuit of opportunity beyond resources controlled. The Value of an Entrepreneurial Mindset Clearly, entrepreneurship is often associated with starting a new business venture. Yet the entrepreneurial mindset goes beyond simply owning a

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Things that companies get wrong with their product strategy

5 Things That Companies Get Wrong With Their Product Strategy

Companies that fail to create sound product strategies, hurt not only their product success but also their business outcomes. This article explores 5 common things that companies get wrong with their product strategy (and how to avoid them): 1. Little or No Connection to Business Objectives Strategies that are overly focused on technologies and features

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Outcome and Output: What’s the Difference

Outcome and Output: What’s the Difference and why does it matter?

What’s the Difference between outcome and output? Firstly, outcome and output may sound similar, but they signify vastly different results in business. Outputs represent the tangible things your business creates—the products and features built, services delivered, and programs run. Outcomes are the impact and change created in the world because of those outputs. Outcome vs.

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How to inspire high-performing agile teams

How to inspire high-performing agile teams

How to inspire high-performing agile teams Are you a Scrum Master, Coach or Manager who wants to grow and inspire high-performing agile teams? Apply now for the Spring 2024 cohort of AWA’s Certified Advanced Agile Team Coach Cohort (ICE-AC) program. This is an intensive, yet supportive 7-month journey to master advanced agile coaching competencies and

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