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Chevrolets and Clock radios

Chevrolet recently sent a memo to its employees asking them to now refer to their brand by the original name "Chevrolet". The company wanted to anchor themselves to the traditional perception. This raised the cockles of those who affectionately call

Posted in adaptation, Change, Current Affairs, Digital, grief

Feminine napkins and me

My wife and I have three children.  My son is fourteen and my two daughters are twelve and ten.  Though change is constant and swift for them (and us) in the fertile ground of adolescence, there is one change that

Posted in adaptation, Change, Change constants, Depth, grief, Hope, resilience

Damn that Dumbledore

Today I saw the sixth installment of the Harry Potter movies.  I'll admit I got choked up when Dumbledore, the wizened old wizard of Hogwarts, was betrayed and killed at the end of the movie.  I shouldn't have, because after

Posted in Change, Current Affairs, Depth, Dumbledore, Film, grief, Harry Potter, Heroes, Meaning, Role Models, superficial.

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Jeff Vankooten is a speaker and author focusing on the power of resilience to effectively engage the challenges of change. He helps leaders, businesses, and organizations develop the skills necessary to thrive in an increasingly unpredictable business environment.
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