How to Run an Effective Brainstorming Session

Written By Brian Tracy | Business Success | How to Run an Effective Brainstorming Session and Stimulate Creative Thinking There are wonderful creative thinking techniques you can use to get everyone thinking better in your organization. A good brainstorming session allows you to harness the best ideas of everyone to make the company better. Holding…

Readers Choice: Top 5 Diablogs of 2012!

2012 was a year of firsts for the Diabsolut team; the addition of a monthly e-Newsletter, e-Books, and of course, our weekly Diablog. The Diablog has allowed us to keep our followers current on industry trends and become a platform for opinions, suggestions and ideas. Our blogs have attracted attention from social media groups like…

Let’s Talk Priority

Why did your automated workforce management system do this? Or that? The answer to this question is pretty straight forward – because that is what you told it to do. The technological backbone of workforce automation relies on complex parameters and inputs that define how the scheduling algorithm will be applied to solve a scheduling…

Culture in Crisis

How many businesses go through their existence without ever facing a crisis?  Ten years ago who would have thought that General Motors and Chrysler would file for bankruptcy?  The meltdown of the global financial markets was never front and centre on our radar screens.  The traditional mom and pop corner stores have been pushed out…

Agile Change Management Strategy

Sitting in the airport today, I’m frustrated.  Not by another delayed flight, or lack of an outlet to charge my laptop.  No, today I am frustrated by the application I’m using to write my blog entry.  It probably doesn’t matter; there are a dozen other applications available, just a few clicks away.  Surely that will…

Culture, Strategy & Lunch

You may have already heard of the famous quote “culture eats strategy for lunch”.  In my experience, that’s absolutely true in the context of a strategy thatdoesn’t take into account the corporate culture. Any strategy has a large chance of failure, noncompliance or even sabotage, if it isn’t clearly aligned with the culture of the organization.…