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Posts from Date:   2010-9


by Elise Olding  |  September 28, 2010

Change = Pain + 1st Step

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Oracle Open World – Things will Change

by Elise Olding  |  September 22, 2010

I’ve been at Oracle Open World this week. One of my takeaway is that things will change and change big time. The shifts that will come from moving to virtualization and the cloud are huge. They also seem to be somewhat ignored in the majority of sessions, save for KPMG and PwC discussing them in […]

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Can Processes Change Behavior?

by Elise Olding  |  September 15, 2010

I like to go grocery shopping at 8pm on weeknights after work. The stores are less crowded. The drawback is that items that I want are frequently out of stock and I end up going back at another time. I’ve now relooked at my shopping habits. If I want certain items I have realized that […]

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Are You Stuck In a Box?

by Elise Olding  |  September 7, 2010

I’m continuing to do research with Carol Rozwell on organizational liquidity. One of the challenging parts of our job is to work through the implementation scenarios. It’s not practical to present a concept without the pragmatic advice of how to get there. Organizational liquidity is a people based skill. (It is defined as: a cultural […]

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