Leading and Collaborating in a VUCA World

We live in a VUCA world: volatile, uncertain, complex & ambiguous. Collaboration is the #1 professional skill needed according IBM’s global CEO study. Yet Gallup has found that 70% of the workforce is unengaged.
How do we equip and inspire our organizations to thrive and win in this world?

The answer lies in untapping leadership and collaboration skills using one of the best kept secrets around: MBSN. Management By Sticky Notes.

In this interactive session, Tom Hood, CPA will guide your team through learning and hands on exercises to develop the holy grail of team skills: collaboration and engagement. This fun and interactive day is not a keynote, but an opportunity to teach your team the skills needed to succeed in a collaborative world.

This exercise will inspire your team and kick start your Leadership & Team Development Strategy established during your strategic planning session. A report of the group’s work will be provided after the session.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the value of team collaboration and engagement
  • Develop a collaborative skillset
  • Identify the top five trends and issues facing business and accounting
  • Recognize why facilitation skills are critical for leaders
  • Identify how leadership is changing

Major Topics

The Lookout Post: Presentation of the major trends and issues facing business and accounting
Why Collaboration: Presentation of why collaboration and facilitation are critical new skills for leaders B
EXERCISE: How is leadership changing?
EXERCISE: What are the Top Five Issues/Trends and the Time to Address is Now
Wrap-up and Next Steps

Who Should Attend

Professionals who aspire to be more effective leaders through collaboration.

Fields of Study

Personal Development



CPE Credits




This course is available for your group as:


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