How to maximise your time in 2019

As a team leader, how will you spend your time in 2019? If ‘busy’ is the new norm, how you spend your time is an important decision. “Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed, nothing else can be managed.” – Peter Drucker The mindset, skillset and toolset of today’s digitally-enabled workplace directly…

Tough Problems – A Collaborative Approach

As a community, we’ve been helping members with those problems. The ones that are essential to your success but are proving hard to solve. At Hargraves, we call them ‘tough problems’. They: prevent you from achieving your long-term ambition have previously prompted solutions that although haven’t completely failed, haven’t really succeeded either don’t attract the…

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May the best team win

Teams, mindset and performance. Nowadays it’s almost impossible to avoid being a member of a team. If you’re not on an official team at work, chances are you function within one, one way or another. Today’s teams are different from the teams of the past: They’re far more diverse, dispersed, digital, and dynamic (with frequent changes…

What are the secrets of future success? (Part 1)

The latest PWC report ‘Workforce of the future – The competing forces shaping 2030’ clearly outlines the need for change. As the report says: “We are living through a fundamental transformation in the way we work. Automation and ‘thinking machines’ are replacing human tasks and jobs, and changing the skills that organisations are looking for…

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Learning to ask the right question

  Melbourne Water welcomed the opportunity to be the first member to host a 123 Innovate® Cards workshop. Eight external participants joined four internal innovation catalysts from Melbourne Water for a full day of tools, techniques and learning. Hargraves Institute and its members have used the 123 Innovate® Cards extensively for many years in one- to-one projects…