Creating an environment conducive to brainstorming generates the best ideas for solving problems. Read the 4 rules to make this happen.
Applying the Perception Equation to Relationships
While the Perception Equation is a fundamental building block for management and leadership, it is also a valuable way to strengthen personal relationships.
Consensus Decision Process (CDP) Revised
The Consensus Decision Process is a way to make efficient and effective decisions with group participation.
Observation: Engineers Like Working on the 6th Decimal Place
One of the challenges of managing engineers is making sure they are directing their energy on the most critical issues.
Advanced Perception Equations
For the sake of mathematical modeling purity, I present an expanded version of the perception equation that includes the concept of bias.
The Perception Equation is a fundamental building block for developing leadership, management, and entrepreneurship skills.
An Aviation Case Study: Global Vision vs Tactical Execution
An example from aviation history that illustrates the benefit of trying a new strategy to break through and achieve an enhanced performance.
A Case Study: Team Synergy, Collaboration, and Consensus
A recap of a NASA training management class explores using synergistic decision making and consensus.
Sales Process Model for Obtaining Major Commitments
Closing large ‘sales’ takes commitment and follow through. I present a 10-Touch Model to manage the process.
Rock Theory of Management
This theorem indicates that at times the deadline is more important for determining the quality of deliverable than one realizes.