Our point of view is shared in a library of short essays and blogs that can be searched through key-words or simply read as published.

If You Want to Change Business for the Better, Don’t Think Like a Sheep

A framework to help you bring the purposeful enterprise to life and an introduction to Populist, some friends who are doing just that.

How To Unlock Inspired Performance

Two crucial vectors enable the high performing leaders of every purposeful enterprise.

Performance Anxiety: How Must the Purposeful Enterprise Perform?

Imagine what your company could deliver if it rewarded performance based on more than just quarterly earnings?

How To Navigate Complexity By Embracing Paradox

A practical way to think like a leader in a purposeful enterprise.

Overheard at the Purposeful Enterprise: Radical Candor

A follow-up to our last post on what the purposeful enterprise “sounds like”.

Looking Back And Reaching Forward

A reflection on the year that’s been, and what’s yet to come…

Coloring Reality: What the Purposeful Enterprise Looks Like

The first segment in a new series on what the purposeful enterprise looks like, sounds like, thinks like, and performs like.

Help Business Adopt A Good Habit

An invitation to add your voice to a story of positive change.

Why Courage Is The Seed Of Change

…and why your organization will stagnate unless you find it.

Why Humility Isn’t Who You Think

A Tale of Two CEO’s and You.

Marks of Metanoia 7: Hang On Tight for a New Horizon

Why a new world opening before you is a sign of metanoia.

Marks of Metanoia 6: When Change Smacks you in the Face With Your Own Story

Why metanoia causes us to engage more deeply not just with what we think, but who we really are.

Marks of Metanoia 5: Joined to a New Tribe and Deeper Connection to Others — Part II

Why a change of heart and mind sparks deepening connection to others.

Marks of Metanoia 5: Joined to a New Tribe and Deeper Connection to Others — Part I

Why a change of heart and mind sparks deepening connection to others.

Marks of Metanoia 4: No Turning Back – Non-Conformity Born of Conviction

When non-conformity borne of conviction sets a new direction, chances are its metanoia.

Marks of Metanoia 3: A Mysterious Compelling When Even Willpower is Not Enough

How the mysteriously compelling nature of metanoia can carry us to places we never thought possible.

Marks of Metanoia 2: Spectacles, Longshots and the Consequence of Conviction Beyond Reason

Why, before we know it, metanoia can carry us beyond the false security of reason.

Marks of Metanoia 1: An Encounter With the Boundless & Unexpected

… or bow to the risk, ignore the flutter, and settle for what you’ve always known.

The 7 Marks of Metanoia… that Lead to Culture Change

…and why metanoia is the rising tide that lifts all boats.

Culture Change Starts With You

Metanoia and changing the culture of a company.

Why Telos is Always Embodied to Life

Part of our series on how people can embed a purpose into a company’s thinking and activities.

Why Choice Brings Telos to Life (Or Buries it)

The grim realism of daily choices are a key part of making purpose happen.

When Aspiration Brings Telos to Life

Why the resilient company runs on aspiration.

How to Activate the Telos Within Your Company’s DNA

…there’s no such thing as a how-to when it comes to purpose, but this will at least get you started.

A Cultural Conflict of Interest

…and the choices that lead to a relationship’s day of reckoning.

How To Sustain Or Erode Company Culture

…and the little choices that matter most.

A Management of Worthy Intentions

A Management of Worthy Intentions: Change expert, Chris Houston, continues his series of parables that brings culture to light through fiction.

What To Do About Cultural Dissonance?

Can defeated cultural expectations corrode a company?
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