The unintended consequences of an 'on-demand' world

Lately I’ve been thinking about patience – yes that’s right – patience.  So very 20th century of me I know but somehow I think the value of patience has been lost.  Patience used to be considered a virtue, More...
  I recently had the good fortune to go to the Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band concert. I am not particularly a fan, but acknowledge ‘The Boss’ as one of the great rockstars of my lifetime and wanted to learn more. Well, what More...
The nature of the work should shape how we work. Collaboration is vital to the lifeblood of an organisation. The capacity to leverage diverse perspectives to solve problems and realise significant business opportunities is critical for sustainable organisational More...
Research tells us as many as 38% of managers [1] think that their organisation’s current approach to managing performance is not supporting their organisation in executing their business strategy.  We continue to read about large More...
The true power of inclusive culture

And the real feelings that go along with it

There is a lot of conversation right now about inclusive cultures and the importance of creating them in organisations, but have you ever stopped to think about whether you’ve really experienced one? What does it really feel More...

Consider your culture like a frog, not a bicycle. No, really!

After years and years talking about organisation culture, it still seems we all still find it hard to understand. Despite numerous tools and surveys developed, I find that organisations and leaders More...

How is role clarity at the heart of delivering value?

When the organisation structure is changed, it represents so much more than just moving boxes around on a document. How can we move away from a focus on those ‘little boxes’ to ensure people have room to do meaningful More...

The Action Lab® leadership methodology launches in Australia 

Action Lab® is disrupting models of leadership training worldwide. And it’s here in Australia at last. Introduced by Geert Egger, the founder of Action Lab®, LTA launched this new method in More...
While the NRL Grand Final arguably outdid the AFL Grand Final in terms of an edge-of-your-seat viewing experience, no one can doubt how impressive Hawthorn’s “threepeat” victory was. Alastair Clarkson has shaped a team culture which has sustained success in an More...
As a learning strategist, I was recently struck by the parallels between the Collaborative Economy and a phrase we hear regularly in the L&D world called “70-20-10”, in particular the “20” piece – how we go about learning from others.  Sounds simple right? More...
Where is your favourite place in the world?  This can evoke answers like: Santorini in Greece, Banff in Canada, Uluru in Australia or even the MCG.  Well my favourite is now Orne Harbour in the Antarctic Peninsula. In January this year, I was fortunate to travel to Antarctica with More...
Organisations are continuing to seek new ways of working together to solve complex problems. Many of today’s organisational dilemmas can’t be solved by one person or division alone. They require inputs from a variety of sources from other departments and even from More...
When you’ve had a coaching session, it can be tempting to think that your work is over until the next session. Yet it can be the action that you take between sessions which contributes to effective change for your team member (or coachee) as well as the continual More...
With the silly season upon us, the social calendar gets busy, the shopping lists get long and we can lose sight of what this time is really about – taking time out, connecting with loved ones and finding our balance. Prioritise your mind, body and soul with More...

Tools

The tools of leadership and talent development.

The tools of leadership, culture, and talent development

LTA use a range of psychometric tools to accelerate learning, development and change. Across our culture, capability,... More...

Action lab

Addressing the real issues of solving business problems.

Action Lab® addresses the real, thorny issue of solving business problems.

At Action Lab® a team of key employees solve an actual task of strategic importance to the business, and at the... More...

Say hello

Get to know our people and what they can do.

LTA draws upon the talents of a highly motivated and committed team. LTA people actively chose to work as specialists in their field. More...