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Key Performance Indicators – Tip #4

We are continuing to share a few tips to keep in mind regarding Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and list some of the KPIs identified in various industries over the years by Brad Hams in his book Ownership Thinking: How to End … Continue reading

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Implementing The Adult Contract

Over the last several months we’ve been talking about The Adult Contract and how implementing Ownership Thinking involves creating an environment of high visibility and high accountability in an organization.  If the organization was operating with a fairly low level … Continue reading

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The Adult Contract – Adults Don’t Argue With Reality

As discussed in our last two posts, the Adult Contract is an “agreement as to how people ought to treat one another in this new environment of visibility and accountability.” This month we’ll continue with another aspect of the Adult … Continue reading

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The Adult Contract

Implemeting Ownership Thinking in a company involves change. It involves creating an environment of high visibility and high accountability in the organization. If the organization was operating with a fairly low level of visibility and accountability in the past, this … Continue reading

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Share the insomnia

Ian Portsmouth of Profit Magazine wrote an editorial on Ownership Thinking in a recent issue. “If you feel your employees don’t care enough about the success of your business and the problems within it, then maybe you haven’t given them … Continue reading

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How to Replace a Culture of Employee Entitlement

Interview with Brad Hams reprinted from http://www.profitguide.com/manage-grow/human-resources/how-to-fight-the-business-crippling-entitlement-mindset-30385 By Jim McElgunn – April 24, 2012 How to Replace a Culture of Employee Entitlement Three ways to overcome the employee-entitlement mindset that is crippling many companies Too many employees today believe they’re … Continue reading

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Ownership Thinking vs. The Productivity Gap

Do a quick survey of business news headlines on any given day and you’re sure to be reminded of an ominous innovation and productivity gap weighing down the Canadian economy. Pundits have made careers out of debating the root causes, … Continue reading

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