Dodos & Coyotes: Only the Nimble Survive

2014 Annual Conference
Workplace Application: You will learn why staying nimble is a strategic advantage for organizations and individuals, and how to’s that enable you to thrive today.

Your success and the success of your organization comes down to how you answer one question: Are you a dodo or a coyote? The story of these two animals reveals what it will take to remain relevant and successful in the future. The dodo went from a comfortable life to extinction in less than 100 years. The coyote expanded and flourished as its way of life was threatened. So which are you? A dodo or a coyote? Learn the three steps you must take immediately to avoid becoming a dodo; thrive like the coyote; and stay nimble to thrive in the future.

Date(s) & Time(s): 
Monday, June 23, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:15pm

Randy G. Pennington, CSP, CPAE

Randy G.

Randy Pennington helps leaders deliver positive results in a world of accelerating uncertainty and change. His clients include many of world’s best-managed companies, associations, government agencies, and universities. Additionally, Randy serves as an adjunct instructor in the Cox Business Leadership Center at Southern Methodist University.

Randy is author of three books: Make Change WorkResults Rule!; and On My Honor, I Will . His ideas have been featured in leading media outlets including CNN, PBS, Fox News, ABC Radio Network, the BBC, Fast Company, and The New York Times. He is a contributor to and the Huffington Post.

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HR Credit
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Concurrent Session
HR Expertise
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