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Dr. Ichak Adizes

Dr. Ichak Adizes is widely acknowledged as one of the world’s leading management experts. He has received 21 honorary doctorates and is the author of 27 books that have been translated into 36 languages. Dr. Adizes is recognized by Leadership Excellence Journal as one of the top thirty thought leaders of America.
October 1, 2022
Age, time, and wisdom
DR. ICHAK ADIZES addresses the topics of aging gracefully, family health, and the role of the extended family unit for stability, wisdom, and mental well-being. I remember a time when being old was honorable. Old people were respected. Others would get up from their seat on a bus or train to give them a place... View Article
October 2022
September 1, 2022
What makes an organization healthy?
DR. ICHAK ADIZES addresses organizational health, effectiveness, and efficiency, using the idea of systems and subsystems. He then explores how the various subsystems can work together to fulfill the purpose of the organization. JUST THINKING AND FEELING What makes an organization healthy? What is a healthy organization, a healthy system? It has to be effective... View Article
September 2022
August 1, 2022
Enabling future leaders
DR. ICHAK ADIZES is an expert in change management for organizations. Here he shares some thoughts on leadership, and how we can best enable our future leaders. What is a good leader? A good leader creates “symbergy”: symbiosis and synergy. How? Promotes mutual trust and respect. A good leader is a person who commands and... View Article
August 2022
July 2, 2022
Collaboration and cooperation
DR. ICHAK ADIZES is an expert in change management for organizations. Here he shares some thoughts on the twin qualities of collaboration and cooperation, and how they are needed at different stages in the processes of any organization.  Are collaboration and cooperation the same thing? Are they synonymous words? I believe they are different, and... View Article
July 2022
June 1, 2022
The benefits of doing nothing
JUST THINKING AND FEELING DR. ICHAK ADIZES is an expert in change management for organizations. Here he shares some thoughts on doing nothing, and how he creates the space for that through a yogic meditation practice. Every day in the modern world poses an increasing number of problems and opportunities in our lives. There are... View Article
June 2022
May 2, 2022
On diversity
DR. ICHAK ADIZES is an expert in change management for organizations. Here he shares some thoughts on why we celebrate diversity, cultural and otherwise. JUST THINKING AND FEELING I am on a walking machine watching a screen. I am watching CNN. They have a program on diversity. It occurs to me that diversity is approached... View Article
May 2022
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