Topic: Personal Mastery

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Peak Performance

Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft, wrote many years ago that we will see more change in the next 10 years than in the last …

Transformation of Ethos at the U.S. National Security Agency

In January 2000, the director of the National Security Agency (NSA), Lieutenant General Michael V. Hayden, engaged the Society for Organizational Learning (SoL) to …

Toward Organizational Learning in the Singapore Police Force

Over the past two years, organizational learning has grown from a buzzword into an integral feature of the Singapore Police Force. It has been …

Holistic Change: Creating Organizational and Individual Alignment at Genuity

Conventional wisdom says that 70 percent or more of business change efforts, such as process reengineering, fail to meet their objectives. Why? Because these …

Giving Up Your Soul Is Bad Business

During tough times, companies— and the people in them—tend to give up their souls. Workers put aside who they truly are, what they most …

Boosting Productivity, Quality, and Well-Being

In this age of “results-driven” businesses, companies might want to reconsider how they boost productivity and improve the bottom line. Rather than focusing on …

Change as Challenge: Taking Stock of Organizational Learning

W ith the publication of The Fifth Discipline in 1990, Peter Senge added significant momentum to the growing field of organizational learning (OL). The …

Reader Response to “Higher Education and the Income Gap”

In the December/January issue, we considered the question of whether increased funding of higher education might help to close the income gap in the …

A Curriculum for Transformational Learning

We all know from personal experience that acknowledging the need to do something differently doesn’t mean that we actually change how we act (just …

Keeping Performance up to Speed

Last week, while I was waiting for a phone call at my home office, I ran a utility program on my relatively new computer …