The Organizational Development Muse

A new and better builder generation?

Posted by Mark L. Vincent

The generation that built our super highways, university campuses, and hospital complexes also populated and built many church houses, along with large educational wings, church camps, private school and numerous global mission and relief agencies.

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Topics: client centered, it begins with design, nonprofit leadership, Process consultation and design, strategic planning, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, consultant, Change Management, group process, millennials in the workforce, Millennials and manufacturing, relationship building, organizational development process

The Steward Leader Needs Deep Community

Posted by Mark L. Vincent

Over the years, we've turned, repeatedly, to the subject of Steward Leadership, especially as articulated in Scott Rodin's book on the Steward Leader.  I've been privileged to support this work through some writing contributions to other titles:

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Topics: process consulting, it begins with design, Matthew Thomas, stewardism, organizational development muse, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, steward leadership, David Van Winkle

5 Questions With...Laurie Ferguson

Posted by Mark L. Vincent

Welcome to our occasional series of interviews, "5 Questions With..."

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Topics: process consulting, it begins with design, leadership resilience, organizational development consulting, Design Group International

8 Precious Terms in Organizational Development

Posted by Mark L. Vincent

Every discipline develops its own terminology. Every individual enterprise does too. This means organizational development specialists at Design Group International have some special language. 

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Topics: process design, process consulting, Art of Agreement, it begins with design, untying organizational knots, next year too, organizational development consulting, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, who what when where why how