Is this the most important success habit?

Is this the most important success habit?

Anyone who has been learning and applying personal productivity tools and techniques for many years will have developed some positive habits for success. Many of these habits are probably already habits you are practicing (or trying to follow) in your life but I’ve recently established a new habit I don’t typically see mentioned. This habit […]

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The Speed of Trust

The Speed of Trust

This is part of an ongoing series of organizational and personal improvement book reviews. If you have read the book The Speed of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything already use this as a reminder of key lessons. If you have not read the book and are looking to learn and grow as a leader, […]

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Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive

Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive

This is part of an ongoing series of organizational and personal improvement book reviews. If you have read the book already, use this as a reminder of key lessons. If you have not read the book and are looking to learn and grow as a leader, this summary will share the basics. Smarter Faster Better: […]

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The Achievement Habit

The Achievement Habit

Lean East summarizes The Achievement Habit: Stop Wishing, Start Doing, and Take Command of Your Life by Bernard Roth.

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Ready…Fire!…Aim

Ready…Fire!…Aim

Lean East explains why it is best to take action and experiment right away using the PDCA process. Learn from your trial and re-aim based on the result.

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How to Change Things When Change is Hard

How to Change Things When Change is Hard

This is part of an ongoing series of organizational and personal improvement book reviews. If you have read the book already use this as a reminder of key lessons. If you have not read the book and are looking to learn and grow as a leader, this summary will share the basics. Read the entire […]

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Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion

Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion

This is part of an ongoing series of organizational and personal improvement book reviews. If you have read the book already, use this as a reminder of key lessons. If you have not read the book and are looking to learn and grow as a leader, this summary will share the basics. Read the entire […]

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Problem Solving to Root Cause

Problem Solving to Root Cause

While facilitating an improvement project for a hospital’s surgical department recently, our team was presented with a clear opportunity for improvement. Recent data logged during a long day of procedures included three separate surgical cases where the patient’s discharge paperwork was incorrect. These three errors were all caught by the surgeon before the patient was […]

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