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Organizational Culture

Organizational Culture
by Deborah Bell

How to Build Change-Ready Teams

Everything that has a big impact on our lives – whether good or bad – emerges from ambiguity. It is the ambiguity, along with the accompanying unpredictability and lack of control, that triggers an emotional response when many organization’s announce that a change is coming – not the change itself. Individual Differences in Response to […]

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Organizational Culture
by Deborah Bell

Competency Modeling: 10 Mistakes to Avoid

Most organizations recognize the need for competency models.  Many spend a lot of time and money creating them.  Unfortunately, there are 10 common mistakes that people make when it comes to competency modeling projects. Here’s what they are and how to avoid them. #1.  The right stakeholders aren’t involved.  Competency Modeling is not an “HR” […]

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Organizational Culture
by Deborah Bell

Building Organizational Culture with OCBs

What are OCBs? Organizational Citizenship Behaviors (OCBs) are discretionary behaviors that team members display that contribute positively to the performance and culture of an organization.  They can be directed: Whatever form the OCB takes, it is important to note that what they all have in common is being discretionary; they are not what the person […]

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