strategic thinking

PMI-OPV technique


Techniques to bring new thinking and approaches into strategy-building and problem-solving: PMI-OPV (plus-minus-interesting, other point of view). Dawn Wright learned these techniques from Martin Bloxham of Barefoot Thinking during her Leopold Leadership training and customized them to share with her colleagues. See also her blog post on this topic.

Structured conversation


Notes and questions that offer a way to create a structured discussion on the questionHow to play (tactics, pitfalls) the “public intellectual” without stepping over the line to losing the objectivity of academia?

Andy organized this discussion for a clinic at the June 2012 All Cohort Reunion.  He posted it in the Leopold Leadership 3.0 blog as well.