Performance Matters Blog

  • May 23, 2019

For some time now, I’ve been talking about leadership mindsets, which I’ve defined as the mental attitude you bring to...

  • April 30, 2019

Innovation isn’t shiny – it’s about problems. When people talk to me about innovation, there is usually something shiny involved....

  • April 16, 2019

With applications ranging from organizational design to product development, a design-thinking approach lies at the root of some of the...

  • March 27, 2019

I am often asked to help organizations introduce digital learning. The reason they choose digital learning usually has to do...

  • January 4, 2019

We made it! The year 2019 is here and while each new year holds promise and a vision for what...

  • October 3, 2018

The Learning Technologies Ecosphere is a key part of the overall experience that we, as learning and development professionals, are...

  • August 30, 2018

The connection of innovation and mindfulness might, at first glance, seem antithetical. How could the introduction of something new and...

  • August 21, 2018

The challenge of unlocking innovation from within starts, first, with rethinking a significant misunderstanding we commonly hold about what it...

  • June 20, 2018

“The Only Thing That Is Constant Is Change” —Heraclitus In few places is this old saying more appropriate than in...

  • May 31, 2018

This week, six new interns started at GP Strategies. We are thrilled to have them here for the summer, working...

  • May 24, 2018

The excitement of virtual reality (VR) has hit learning and development organizations. VR was once considered only for companies with...

  • May 10, 2018

Introversion Innovation While I am far from an expert in innovation, I can sometimes come up with a creative approach...

  • May 1, 2018

It seems wherever you turn, people are talking about innovation. The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines innovation as “a new idea, method,...

  • April 15, 2018

To take your creative thinking process to the next level, expand the possibilities even more. Apply a mind-opening question to your challenge, such as what…

  • March 14, 2018

Imagine this conversation… The “Business Partner” (BP): I have this sales team. A clear differentiator between good and great sales...

  • February 6, 2018

As learning professionals, we’re hearing about the realities more every day: virtual, augmented, and mixed. But what do we really...