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Kevin & Jackie Freiberg

Archive for June, 2014

Listen While You Work: Notice, Lead & Disrupt

In this interview Jackie shares how businesses learn to
create a culture of Innovation! by NOTICING, LEADING, and DISRUPTION.























Kevin & Jackie
Speaking on Leadership, Innovation, & Global Trends…

Creating the BEST places where the BEST people can do
their BEST work to make the world BETTER.

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Happiness Leads to Success!















Happiness Leads to Creativity…

This is what we know:

Success does not lead to happiness. Happiness leads to success.

Happiness leads to creativity. Creativity leads to innovation.

Your ability to create the BEST place, where the BEST people can do their BEST work, to make the world BETTER requires happy people. People who feel valued, add value and exercise the freedom to dream and to create POI (pockets of innovation).

Are you happy? It’s worth working on! It is easier to say NO to frivolous distractions when you have a bigger, better YES.

This week: What can you say “no” to by making creativity and happiness your bigger YES?

Go to #100happydays.com, take the challenge and get a daily refresher on the value of happiness.

Let your YES be Creativity and Happiness! It’s a daily choice.

Kevin & Jackie
Speaking on Leadership, Innovation, & Global Trends…

Creating the BEST places where the BEST people can do
their BEST work to make the world BETTER.

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If work is painful, its NOT too late


























NY Times: Why You Hate to Work…

We’ve been writing, speaking and coaching on the ROI of #culture and #engagement before it was COOL to do so. This article speaks to the power of everything we’ve written about in NUTS!, GUTS!, BOOM!, NANOVATION and Do Something Now!

Don’t wait until it’s too PAINFUL, work can, and should be about making a difference and adding value.

Kevin & Jackie
Speaking on Leadership, Innovation, & Global Trends…

Creating the BEST places where the BEST people can do
their BEST work to make the world BETTER.

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A brief video interview following an Innovation Keynote!

Kevin & Jackie
Speaking on Leadership, Innovation, & Global Trends…

Creating the BEST places where the BEST people can do
their BEST work to make the world BETTER.

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Keep Creativity Brewing… Rate Yourself!


Foursquare’s VP of Product Management, Noah Weiss, self evaluates his creativity, he numerically rates his week and his weekend on his creative output. Weiss claims it’s hard to get better or change something if you don’t reflect and evaluate. So how would you rate your week/weekend on your creative output?

How to Keep Creativity Brewing…


Kevin & Jackie
Speaking on Leadership, Innovation, & Global Trends…

Creating the BEST places where the BEST people can do
their BEST work to make the world BETTER.

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Generate $1 Million in Revenue

Question the UnQuestionable…

MGM Resorts International adopted this phrase as its mantra and began coaching its managers on how to think and act more creatively, more entrepreneurially. The phrase was actually shared by Dr. Kevin Freiberg, while addressing a group of MGM Directors and Vice Presidents who were participating in the company’s Leadership Institute.

MGM’s leaders listened to Kevin’s message and then gathered as teams to brainstorm ideas on how to generate $1 million in incremental revenue for MGM. Many concepts from the keynote are now a part of MGM’s continued focus on what it takes to build an entrepreneurial culture. To learn more about their process and borrow from their example
Read the full article.

Kevin & Jackie
Speaking on Leadership, Innovation, & Global Trends…

Creating the BEST places where the BEST people can do
their BEST work to make the world BETTER.

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