Lisa Bodell

Cut the Complexity—and Do More Valuable Work

Meetings, overflowing email inboxes, procedures and policies are all adding complexity to our jobs, hurting our productivity and, most importantly, blocking us from doing the work that has meaning to us. “Typically, we’re not [even] doing our best thinking at work because we’re so busy doing stuff,” says Lisa Bodell, founder and CEO of futurethink and author of Why Simple Wins. Here are five ways Bodell suggests simplifying work:

Free Up Your Day & Do the Work That Matters Most | Podcast

Click Play below to listen.  Drowning in meetings, emails and reports? Mundane tasks don’t have to be a fact of work life. With the help of Lisa Bodell, founder and CEO of Futurethink, you can make simplicity your operating principle and eliminate the time-sucks that put a chokehold on your day. In 30 minutes, the author of Why Simple Wins: Escape the Complexity Trap and Get to the Work That Matters, shares … [ more ]

Free Teleclass | Free Up Your Day & Do the Work That Matters Most

Free Up Your Day & Do the Work That Matters Most Tuesday, August 29, 2017 1:00-1:30 pm

2016 Session | Why Simple Wins

Complexity is killing companies’ ability to innovate and adapt, and simplicity is fast becoming the competitive advantage of our time. “Why Simple Wins” enables leaders and teams to move beyond the frustration and futility of unproductive work to create a corporate culture when valuable, essential work is the norm. By learning how to eliminate redundancies, communicate with clarity, and make simplification a habit, companies can begin to recognize which activities … [ more ]

2016 Session | Innovative Women Pushing Boundaries: Strategies for Risk Taking and Long Lasting Success

Process and procedure is leaving folks with zero time for innovative thinking or valuable work within organizations. Stuck in the land of status quo, we’ve forgotten how to think and are trapped between complexity and complacency. This session will feature innovative women who are pushing the boundaries today and having success. Sharing their personal stories, attendees will learn how to: Establish a climate that embraces smart risk and invites sustainable … [ more ]