Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Facilitation Friday #24: All Agendas.

Idea Architects

I was facilitating a group of individuals who had come together to develop plans for a project. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Leadership Limerick: The Whole.

Idea Architects

To help contribute to the success of a team, project, or organization, individuals must possess a clear understanding of their specific roles and how their efforts connect with others efforts, as well as contribute to the overall results. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas.

Group Offers Benchmarking Benefits Through Tiered, Online Program

Associations Now

The TCA Profitability Program, run using the inGauge online platform, is an outgrowth of the organization’s Best Practice Groups, which were established in 2002 to connect eight to 14 peer companies and allow them to share their successes and challenges to help each other improve.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Rethinking 80-20

Idea Architects

So the next time you lament and accept the lack of participation in a program or the small corp of volunteers doing the heavy lifting on a project, look to see what principles or practices youve put into place that might be leading to those very results. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4).

MemCom Awards – could you be a winner?

Optimist Consulting

This will be the “lessons learnt” stage at the end of the project which you can justify back to your managment/board. CBC has been an “Investor In People” since 2002, is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: My Simple Business Blueprint

Idea Architects

I dont actively monitor current financial projections compared to the same time last year. That said some projects (and some professionals) may require more significant contracting than what my work entails. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Beware of Binders Becoming.

Idea Architects

I am a huge believer in the value of record-keeping in volunteer organizations and regularly preach the power of checklists as a vital tool in project management (you have read The Checklist Manifesto , right?). Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3).

Leadership Limerick: Innovation Requires Many Contributions

Idea Architects

At minimum, when forming project teams consider what strengths the work requires and what individuals possess them. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4).

Facilitation Friday #9: Build Capacity to Accomplish More

Idea Architects

To prevent such dependence from developing, facilitative leaders regularly engage groups in debriefing their meetings and projects to determine what lessons can be learned and what adjustments need to be made in the distribution of responsibilities. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Leadership Limerick: Gratitude, Not.

Idea Architects

Dont delay though as I only have 11 slots remaining for new project work or speaking or facilitation engagements. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects.

Flipped Volunteering: The Better Way to Invite and Engage

Idea Architects

Some want an opportunity that allows them to work as part of a group; others prefer a project or task they can complete on their own. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Facilitation Friday #11: Who Should.

Idea Architects

Similarly, while having our colleagues at work like us is certainly desirable, we cannot allow this to become our single-minded pursuit when we contribute internal facilitation to projects. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3).

12 Simple Ways to Unleash More Creative Thinking

Idea Architects

to experiment with new projects and see what works out. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: 10 Tips for Engaging A Volunteer.

Idea Architects

These pieces of work can then be developed into the various components of a comprehensive volunteer structure: work groups or project teams, solo assignments, advisory boards; task forces or committees; etc. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3).

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Cargo Plane Crash Revives Pilot Fatigue Questions

Associations Now

In the rule, the FAA said cargo airlines were excluded because the projected benefits were based largely on preventing potential loss of life, and cargo carriers had less to gain.

Leadership Limerick: One Ending is Another Beginning

Idea Architects

I have some exciting new initiatives for the year ahead, including a couple of writing and curriculum development projects I hope youll find of interest. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4).

New Style Guide Helps Journalists Cover Diversity Topics More Accurately

Associations Now

We’re glad to see this project come to fruition,” Sigma Delta Chi Foundation President Robert Leger said in a statement. While CIIJ released a diversity guide in the 1990s that covered ethnicity and disability, it had not been updated since 2002.

Transportation Group Hopes Annual List Guides Infrastructure Decisions

Associations Now

The Trump administration reportedly has identified about 50 priority infrastructure projects , including highway upgrades. As the trucking industry’s nonprofit research organization, ATRI has been collecting and analyzing truck GPS data since 2002.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Six Principles for Harnessing.

Idea Architects

Projects and positions should always be available if the right candidates/talents present themselves. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Seen Elsewhere: Crowdsourcing.

Idea Architects

Former Harvard Business School professor Gary Hamel is one of the thought leaders behind the MIX, which describes itself as "an open innovation project aimed at reinventing management for the 21st century. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Seen Elsewhere: Building Creative.

Idea Architects

MIT long ago made a commitment to fully open the doors on education, making lecture notes, exams, and videos available for free online as part of its MIT Open Courseware Project. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3).

TSA Roundup: House Passes Security-Fees Cap, Lines Get Shorter

Associations Now

“As designed by Congress, a limited portion of the funds raised go to fund TSA operations, with the rest available for use on unrelated projects,” Dow said in a statement. Airline security fee canceled: Since 2002, the U.S.

Facilitation Friday #20: Taking Care of the Conversation

Idea Architects

Because ultimately, it is their project, their organization, their neighborhood, and we are present to facilitate what they want to create within it. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4).

Book Review: iPhone Millionaire

SocialFish

His work has included: The complete transitioning of the BBC’s national network (UK) to a VJ-driven model, starting in 2002. Switzerland’s largest commercial TV broadcaster, TeleZuri, as well as a host of smaller projects such as Eritrea’s ERI-TV and Sri Lanka’s SLBC.

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Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: The Value of the Visual: Facilitation.

Idea Architects

Projecting ideas being brainstormed as a Word document that someone creates in real-time often is more effective than flipcharting that rapid-fire output so long as you go back and cursor through ideas as a review. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3).

Labor Tensions Cause Port Headaches for Retail, Manufacturing Industries

Associations Now

The projected cost, per day, of a 10-day port shutdown on the West Coast, according to an estimate supplied by global management consulting firm Kurt Salmon on behalf of the National Retail Federation and the National Association of Manufacturers. $ 2.1B

Context Is Everything: Online Communities

Beth Kanter

Highlights: April, 2002 Netpreneur AdMarketing discussion. Project management and success - Cliff Figallo has done a ton of stuff for some great companies including Cisco, the WELL, Electric Minds (Howard Rheingold), Social Media Today, AOL/GNN and Salon. Flickr Photo BirkgetKing.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: I Want ASAE to Fail. And You.

Idea Architects

That's one reason why Rosabeth Moss Kanter's innovation pyramid has always appealed to me: you have a base of quick wins and continuous improvements, a middle layer with a portfolio of new ventures, prototypes, and projects and a top layer with a few big strategic bets. Dec 2002 (6).

Big Data: Big Headache or Big Opportunity for Associations?

Association Adviser

Please contact us ASAP if your organization would like to participate in the project or if you would like to submit questions for consideration. Hank Berkowitz, Association Adviser. It seems you can’t go to an industry or association conference these days without seeing Big Data somewhere on the agenda.