Gert Jan to speak at LILA Summit Harvard

On June 6th 2017, Gert Jan will speak at the 11th Annual LILA Summit at Harvard. LILA (http://www.pz.harvard.edu/projects/learning-innovations-laboratory) is a research project at the Harvard Graduate School of Education that convenes non-competing chief learning officers and chief innovation officers from 25 global organizations to push one another’s thinking and practices as they consider the future … Read more

VSM 2013 now available in 18 versions besides English

VSM 2013: 18 translations as a shared resource for researchers The VSM 2013 is being translated by researchers into the languages they need. Usually they do this painstakingly with back-translations. If researchers send us their version, we put it on the site for others to use. Today, the following languages are available: Arabic, Bosnian, Brazil, … Read more

Article ‘Leadership excellence in East and West: reports from the trenches’ by Gert Jan

Leadership talk from the trenches of a multinational In the first decade of this century, Gert Jan met consultant Rebecca Dooley. She was involved in a massive exercise in a multinational.  She flew around the world assembling the employees, of all management levels, in focus groups. These focus groups defined ‘leaderhip excellence’. This involved  sessions in … Read more