Submitted by Fred on Tue, 03/25/2008 – 2:23pm.
From the Adaptive Leadership Symposium there were several key terms I picked up from the instructors. One that rung my thought process came from Chet Richards powerful presentation. He said; “Orientation is an on-going process, not a picture.” I immediately thought “complacency” I have preached the word complacency over and over again while training law enforcement and security professionals.
Submitted by Fred on Sun, 03/23/2008 – 1:36pm.
Don Vandergriff has a new blog you can access at www.donvandergriff.com if you want to learn about Adaptive Leadership and how to prepare your organization. His goal is to show organizations how to build and nuture adaptability, deal with leader development and personnel management and build and sustain a learning organization. I just attended the recent Adaptive Leadership Symposium which was outstanding (see post for comments)
Submitted by Fred on Fri, 03/21/2008 – 8:31pm.
Tennis balls being passed around, how do we get it done quickly and efficiently? Deserted Island your stranded and can bring five items. What will those items be? This is how the Adaptive Leadership Symposium begand its lessons. Don Vandergriff using these simple games developed trust and cooperation betweeen approximately 40 individuals from various professions. You could see the intial uncomfortableness change to that of determination as communications opened and individuals began to take intiative to complete the assigned task.
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When politeness takes a back seat to instinct……
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Submitted by Fred on Wed, 02/21/2007 – 5:45pm.
The year was 1863; December 13th, the setting is Fredericksburg, Virginia. The bloodiest ground in North America is where one of the most valuable lessons on cover and concealment was learned. There, the union, preparing to cross the Rappahannock River. This was a planned attack on the city where 75,000 confederate soldiers sat on a line of hills to the left in particular, an area known as Marye’s Heights.
Submitted by Fred on Sun, 11/12/2006 – 5:18pm.
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