Posts Tagged ‘collaboration’

Answers on a postcard

Posted on: October 18th, 2017 by Clear Thinking Team No Comments

  We’ve just taken delivery of a fresh batch of Collaboration Cards; this is our most up to date version. In the summer we worked with a small team of people who wanted to have more impact through their work. To set the scene for working together, we used the Collaboration Cards to make agreements […]

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Getting Customer Feedback Early

Posted on: August 18th, 2017 by Clear Thinking Team No Comments

What normally happens…. Do we think that we know best? Or do we test?     “If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.”       Henry Ford * Whether Ford actually said this or not, the quote suggests people don’t know what they want, leading us to […]

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Shut Up & Listen

Posted on: April 30th, 2017 by Clear Thinking Team No Comments

Could you create a Listening Post? Being part of a community of people professionals, this is a shout out to everyone of you who considers themselves to be a good listener…there are plenty of you!! It’s soon to be Mental Health Awareness week (starting 8th May). I’ve been involved in a conversation today about setting up […]

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Every day’s a learning day, how does collaboration fit in?

every day's a learning day
Posted on: April 10th, 2017 by Clear Thinking Team No Comments

I’m very happy with the premise that every day can be a learning day, very happy. But does the learning happen accidentally or deliberately and what are the conditions that I put in place for myself to make sure that every day truly is a learning day? And where does collaboration fit in? I feel […]

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CIPD Northern Area Partnership Conference 2017

Posted on: March 10th, 2017 by Clear Thinking Team No Comments

This month we’re getting ready to take part in the CIPD Northern Area Partnership Conference 2017, and it doesn’t happen until June!   This is what we’ll be up to…… #F9 Collaboration: it’s a team game and you’re a player. Here are the rules! Only attend this session if you are curious about how you […]

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Control the climate at work……

Good Morning Good Manners Good Work Good Bye
Posted on: July 25th, 2016 by Clear Thinking Team 1 Comment

  Good Morning, Good Manners, Good Work and Goodbye; the key to good climate control! This is a ‘thing’ you might be able to make good use of. It’s still being refined, there will be more iterations, so if you have suggestions for making it better just shout. We have been developing a model called […]

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Say ‘hello’ to Kevin & Derick

hello
Posted on: November 30th, 2015 by Clear Thinking Team No Comments

As well as Bev & Kate, if you pop by Stand 2 at the #HospitalFutures event tomorrow then you’re likely to bump into Kevin Wyke. He’s joining the team for the day to support the event. Bev, Kate and Kev have worked together on projects before so teaming up is nothing new. This time Kev […]

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Meet the Team on Stand Number 2

Posted on: November 30th, 2015 by Clear Thinking Team No Comments

Kate Hargreaves & Bev Holden are leading the Clear Thinking team at tomorrow's Future of Hospitals Conference. The Future of Hospitals Conference will explore the design of a new system that is sustainable and fit to meet future challenges. Building on existing innovative, patient-centred services it's a chance to develop a comprehensive model of hospital […]

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Making the most of your conference experience

Posted on: November 18th, 2015 by Clear Thinking Team No Comments

If you’re coming along to the Future of Hospitals Conference & Exhibition at the AJ Bell Stadium on Tuesday 1st December 2015, then having found time in your diary to spend a whole day out of your organisation you’ll want to squeeze as much value from the day as you can. Here’s a post we wrote […]

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Hospital Futures & Collaboration

Posted on: November 17th, 2015 by Clear Thinking Team No Comments

Hello….we're looking forward to meeting you soon, at The Future of Hospitals Conference in Manchester on 1st December 2015. We're thrilled to be attending the Future of Hospitals Conference [#HospitalFutures] at the AJ Bell Stadium in Eccles on Tuesday 1st December 2015. If you're not already booked in and you want to find out more, […]

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