Wednesday, November 10th 2021
This week in
Coaching, a skill and a lever for busy managers
This week’s must read
To become a successful coach, you’ll need to break the habit of finding issues; you’ll need to modify your perspective. Instead, you’ll need to retrain your thinking to focus on strengths; nonetheless, recognizing strengths is the first step in building on them. Should you consider critical thinking to be the most essential and finest thinking skill?
This Week’s Must Read is an insight piece from Mishkin Berteig , Berteig Consulting Inc. on how to build an Agile Coaching pattern based on critical thinking, a skill that everyone should work on.
How can you cut through the clutter to locate the most appropriate executive coaching program for you? Here are some things to think about while choosing the finest executive coaching program.
“Everyone wants to change the world, but no one wants to change themselves”, it is commonly claimed. Because of the market’s complexity and uncertainty, which many organizations must struggle with, critical decisions must be taken in real time on a regular basis. This is when coaching abilities come into play.
Most modern businesses recognize the importance of being more agile. Many businesses, however, are hesitant or confused how to make the change to more agility across the board. More than just teaching people, altering organizational structures, and devising the optimal strategy are all part of the agile transformation process. So, how might transformation coaches help people shift their old patterns and mindsets?
We’ve all seen a significant change in the way we live and work recently. However, we will face unpredictable and uncertain periods throughout our life – from new positions to new organizations to even a new profession. So, what are the typical moments of transition that we’ll all experience at some point in our lives? How can coaching help?
This week’s Consulting News
The merger of the Climate Disclosure Standards Board and the Value Reporting Foundation to establish the ISSB is a watershed moment for ESG reporting.
PwC is glad that the ISSB will be able to exploit existing standards as a result of this strategic convergence, and we encourage policymakers to build on and align with the ISSB’s global sustainability standards as they examine reporting requirements. | Robert E. Moritz @Pwc
Part of FTI Consulting’s environmental sustainability activities will help it achieve its net-zero GHG emissions objective.
These ongoing activities include reducing global office square footage per employee, addressing sustainable guidelines for new office buildouts, educating employees on how to travel more efficiently, encouraging greener travel, and providing employees with the technology and equipment they need to reduce travel where necessary. | @FTI consulting
Kelly Archer has been with the London-based consulting business for just over four years, after a three-year stint with Chaucer following a fifteen-year career in the public sector. Kelly Archer, who has over 20 years of public sector experience, was named head of P2’s public sector practice last year. She is also a key member of the firm’s change management team. | Kelly Archer@P2 Consulting
Mologic is a diagnostic-technology company established in the United Kingdom. The social company seeks to increase global access to breakthrough technology and goods to combat epidemics and neglected diseases. It became one of the world’s main producers of the lateral flow test during the Covid-19 pandemic. | Abhishek Jaiswal @Deloitte
This week’s media
You may have heard the terms “agile coaching” and “agile consulting” and wondered what they meant.
In this video, you hear Ray Freeman and Alan Trivedi from ADAPTOVATE, discussing the differences between these two critical positions in Agile.
Consulting sourcing tips
Implementing demand management for consulting services means building a decision-making process in order to filter the projects you want to launch based on their impact on your business and keep your expenses under control. It gives you a great opportunity to boost the transformation of your organization. Still, it requires some degree of centralization and transparency. So what’s the key to a successful demand management system?
Like for any other category, Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) is a Huge Topic for Consulting Services. The way Procurement manages Consulting Providers should fit in the overall SRM practices for the company.
Managing a consulting project is, first and foremost, about managing a project. You will need to manage three aspects to increase the likelihood of success: manage the stakeholders, manage the project and manage the change.
Previous Weeks’ issues
Laboratories must meet ever-increasing demands for accuracy and speed of analysis, as well as productivity and flexibility, as well as regulatory and environmental restraints. When people are involved, however, speed, quality, and reliability are especially difficult to harmonize. Automation is one option.
AI’s current objective is to employ powerful computing technology to assist people in making judgments that previously had to be made only by humans. Actuaries are hired to study data and render educated Actuarial Opinions in healthcare (and other industries)
Toys are a crucial part of every child’s life, and with the advancement of technology such as cloud computing, machine learning, and facial identification, the toy business has achieved an unparalleled level of interaction with individuals. “smart toys” are interactive, intelligent, and assist a youngster in getting smarter.