CoreNet Global Summit, Boston 2018
Boston | Oct 14 - 17, 2018 | John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Conv. Ctr
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Leveraging the Power of Hearts and Minds: Knowledge Worker Productivity

October 15, 2018 | 2:15 - 3:15

Leveraging the Power of Hearts and Minds: Knowledge Worker Productivity

How do you engage the hearts and minds of your employees? How do you apply what’s known about knowledge worker productivity in your workplace? This fascinating session will help you understand what's happening in social systems and how to apply new insights from outside CRE about changing social norms to help your organization to truly walk the talk. The insights gleaned will upend your thinking about current models for "change management" and allow you to contextualize these insights to "workplace" to facilitate deeper, lasting change inside organizations. In facilitated roundtables you will have the opportunity to practice applying changing social norms in ways that insure the occupants' expectations of a given space and their experience of it align.

Key Takeaways:

  • Understand those factors scientifically known to correlate to knowledge worker productivity - and defend the findings by explaining the rigor of the research process.
  • Describe the theories behind effectively, lastingly changing social norms to align with the organizations’ desired culture and in support of the productivity factors.
  • Practice applying processes and tools to facilitate the changing of social norms to align with the intentions of a given organization to help them ˜walk their talk’ and improve performance.