Tag: facilitation

10 April 2013 / Engaging Workshops & Meetings
Innovation Games ® – Budget Games is coming to Belgium, Kortrijk!

Some of you might be familiar with the concept of  "Budget Games", from its success in San Jose. Some of you might not be, and in that case I would recommend checking out the video below in order to get some context about the subject at hand. [youtube=http://youtu.be/NRYFQzvGkAM] Motivation As an Innovation Games ® and Gamestorming fanatic, I have been quite intrigued by Luke Hohmann's quest...

28 January 2013 / Engaging Workshops & Meetings
How to Think With Little Bricks?

Guestblog by Erwin Verweij, iFacilitate.eu As a kid I used to play with Legotm. It wasn’t as diverse as it is today but I managed to build great things with a lot of imagination and the few bricks I had.  I grew up and became less interested in the stuff. Years later I had a son and he started playing with it. I got him...

25 January 2013 / Leadership & Management
Delegation is an Art! Point finale.

In this rapidly changing world where change itself has changed, we need more people to be part of the system to provide evolutionary, disruptive and open innovation! Internet connections, data storage, mobile devices, genome sequencing, everything today is growing at an exponential rate where organizations need to be more adaptive, and change as fast as change itself. Top-down controlled, managed organizations are bound to die as...

21 January 2013 / Agile & Scrum
The Key Difference of Innovation vs Business As Usual

In times of economic crisis it is important for organizations to optimize their effectiveness in order to survive. In many cases, people jump to cost optimization, only looking at their bottom line. And there is nothing wrong with that, as long as you don't forget the role of the customers and end-users. In many cases we see a natural reaction of organizations to generalize their...

15 January 2013 / Less is More
Customers benefit from delighting suppliers!

In september 2012 Jurgen Appelo wrote about delighting your supplier in relation to delighting your customer(s) and that in business you should delight everyone! We very much agree to most of the statements made in both articles and comply to its core message as much as possible, we like to engage into non-zero-sum quests as we strongly believe in the "Co-" of "Co-Learning". During our...

7 December 2012 / Less is More
Introducting our first Re:Think conference – Work=Play?

Wouldn’t it be great if we could all be kids again? If we could actually say that your work is just a game? That we could play all day long and get paid for it as well? Dream on. Work is serious business, and it will always remain so. But that does not mean that the concept of why a child plays should be neglected....