27 Jun 2020

Bricks4change, legoseriousplay, climatechange
This is part of a series of posts on our interactions with young people for the dialogue on Climate Change (now against the backdrop of the COVID pandemic). These were each in their own way eye-opening. The focus was on looking at the positives coming out of this pandemic and how the youth felt about the bigger challenge that faces humanity – Climate Change. While we were familiar with t...

15 Mar 2020

It's time for a weekly roundup. Last week’s post covered three important topics. Women’s Day, LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® and of course ending with the dreaded virus that has the world in the grips of panic. Celebrating International Women's Day The dialogues around women, gender parity and diversity are changing. Something that was quite obvious this year around women’s day. This was...

01 Mar 2020

Teambuilding not working
Team-building can be tricky Team-building can be tricky. It involves people who are different with different sets of expertise and varied outlooks who still expected to work together. So how can sales, marketing, manufacturing, distribution and IT have a single-minded outlook? There are 3 reasons why most teams do not work as a team 3 reasons why your team-building not working I...

29 Feb 2020

Startup blues anyone? You've started out right. With vision and mission. Values in place. A great team. And a lot of steam. And yet... somehow you feel now that your startup is slowing down... It's not moving forward. Or if it is moving it's one step forward and two backward Startup blues are real. Let's face them. For every organisation that has a story of growth, there lies h...

29 Jan 2020

See the connections
Do you need to see the connections? Between the department of your organisation? Between the teams? Or even how the organisation is connected to the larger ecospace? You really need to see the connections. See what a view from the top yields. See how the 30,000 feet thinking get you? Not just a view of the entire landscape but also how things are linked and interconnected to each oth...

22 Jan 2020

When you need an aerial view
Sometimes you need to step back and take a view of the entire picture, the whole landscape and its nuances. But unfortunately, an organisation, its people, its products and its customers are not easy to grasp in their entirety. What you need is a helicopter view of the whole picture. This is what a well-designed workshop with LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® can give you. An honest view of the or...

26 Feb 2019

CrossingTheChasm
The #LEGO(R) SERIOUSPLAY(R) Session at the LinkedIn Local NaviMumbai #LinkedInLocal NaviMumbai spearheaded by Kalpesh Rachuria has been organising some stellar meetups! This was my first one - but definitely not my last! To introduce the possibilities of the Lego SeriousPlay Facilitation Methodology, Kalpesh worked with Laxman and Mandar to see what could be done. The theme: Cros...