Day: April 28, 2020

The Simplicity Principle and why six is the perfect number for better management

It was Confucius who said that “life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” I’m going to explain why achieving simplicity matters, and how organizing strategy around the number six and the shape of a hexagon can play a part in helping leaders and teams cut through the complexity that gets in the way of delivering on strategy, greater value, and a more fulfilling work experience.

The business cost of complexity is huge, in both financial and emotional terms. Even before COVID-19 changed the way we live and work, the sheer disruption caused by automation and the need to constantly upgrade systems and skills had increased workplace stress significantly. Recent research shows that six in 10 workers in developed economies experience stress, and there are estimates that time taken off owing to stress-related illnesses costs businesses billions of dollars annually. And for what gain? Despite all the

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Free Webinar | May 5: How Do You Navigate Entrepreneurship In A Time of Uncertainty

Join former NBA superstar Amar’e Stoudemire and PR expert Danielle Sabrina as they discuss their keys to navigating uncertainty.

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Entrepreneurs are now left in a period of uncertainty. We really don’t know what tomorrow looks, leaving us so many questions, including:

  • How do you build?
  • How do you focus?
  • How do you set goals?

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Jason Feifer, editor-in-chief of Entrepreneur magazine, sits down with Entrepreneur contributor, Danielle Sabrina and former NBA superstar Amar’e Stoudemire to discuss their keys to navigating uncertainty. Danielle has gone through her share of uncertainty in her career, from transitioning from the youngest Wall Street trader to an unproven publicist. And Amar’e has gone through his rollercoaster rides throughout his NBA and post-NBA career.

You won’t to miss this webinar, as Danielle and Amar’e share their personal experiences to navigating during

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