Introduction: Conversational Leadership * A style of working

Since the dawn of time, conversation has been the principal tool for human communication and collaboration. It is through conversation that anything of importance gets done, and it is through conversation that we transform the world. Its power should not be surprising; this has always been the case, but we take conversation for granted and … Continue reading Introduction: Conversational Leadership * A style of working

Conversational technology An overlooked human technology

What is the most powerful technology ever invented? Electricity, the Internet, nuclear power, the printing press or something different? In our business world, we are always looking for the next new transformative tool. Too often, we look to information and communications technology (ICT) or social media but what if that elusive breakthrough was staring us … Continue reading Conversational technology An overlooked human technology

The importance of language ** The language of Conversational Leadership is everyday natural language

The language of Conversational Leadership is everyday natural language that makes sense to everyone. The language used by academics, organizational development (OD) practitioners, professional facilitators, senior human resources managers, managers educated to MBA level and the like is highly specialized and alienating to many people. The language of facilitators who work in community building who … Continue reading The importance of language ** The language of Conversational Leadership is everyday natural language