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 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...

05 Sep 2019

GamificationofGoalsWithLSP
Our Learning: The journey is as important as the destination` On Saturday, 24th of August 2019, four of us set out for Nashik. 2 of us from Mumbai and 2 from Pune. The reason? We were invited by the LinkedInLocal Nashik host, Makarand Savarkar (better known as Mak) to conduct a LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® Session for the LinkedInLocalNashik. And we were eager to do so. Gamification of Goa...

26 Jul 2019

Three Years
Three Years can mean so much Three years! It's been three years with my own venture: AbacusYellow, based on the principle of simplicity. I'm three years older, three years wiser and yes, three years more optimistic.  In the past few days, I’ve been flooded with congratulatory messages on my ‘work anniversary’ on LinkedIN. (I'm grateful to all those who sent me those messages and I've ...

11 Jul 2019

LEGO model
It’s a rare opportunity to see firsthand Innovation with LEGO SERIOUS PLAY. And as a CXO keen on innovation, YOU ARE INVITED! An Exclusive CXO Roundtable on Innovation with LEGO SERIOUS PLAY Encounter face-to-face, the breakthrough facilitation methodology that is quietly taking shape the world over – one brick at a time. If you are willing to play the Innovation game, willing to...

25 Jan 2019

An afternoon spent in play! On a pleasant Monday afternoon in January, we did a LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® workshop in Mumbai for a large group of a leading financial institution. For almost the entire group this was their first experience with a LEGO SERIOUS PLAY (LSP) workshop. A smattering of the group had had some previous experience of having played with LEGO bricks as children...

23 Oct 2018

The LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® Methodology The LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® (LSP) Methodology is a facilitated thinking, communication and problem-solving technique for organisations, teams and individuals. It draws on extensive research from the fields of business, organisational development, psychology and learning, and is based on the concept of ‘hand knowledge’. As one of the Master Trainers of the...