Liz Wiseman Recognized By Thinkers50 As Top Leadership Thinker

Based on the original thinking and rigorous research behind Multipliers and The Wiseman Group, Liz Wiseman has been listed on the Thinkers50 rankings and named one of the Top 10 Leadership Thinkers in the world! We sincerely want to thank everyone who took the time to vote for Liz Wiseman and Multipliers. This would not […]

How To Play To Others’ Intelligence

On October 30, 2013, in accidental diminisher, Diminishers, leadership, management, Multipliers, by Larry Wiseman

Click this link to read ‘How To Play To Others’ Intelligence‘, an interview with Liz Wiseman featured in the Washington Post. Liz Wiseman discusses her management theories with Tom Fox, a guest writer for On Leadership and vice president for leadership and innovation at the nonprofit Partnership for Public Service. Fox also heads up their Center for Government […]

Take a Job You Aren’t Qualified For

On October 3, 2013, in accidental diminisher, Diminishers, leadership, management, Multipliers, by Larry Wiseman

Have you ever turned down a job because you believed you may not be qualified for it? Read Liz Wiseman’s new blog Take A Job You Aren’t Qualified For and add some tools to your job searching tool belt. Discover how stepping out of your comfort zone can lead to exhilarating growing opportunities. Published on […]

Shopping for Your Next (Multiplier) Boss

On October 3, 2013, in accidental diminisher, Diminishers, leadership, management, Multipliers, by Larry Wiseman

by Rob DeLange, September 2013 Have you ever been in a job interview at that critical point when the interviewer makes that timeless inquiry: “Do you have any questions for me?”  Some people use that opening to ask about team characteristics and more specifics about the job.  While those things are important, remember also that […]

Liz Wiseman Appears on “Money For Lunch”

On July 31, 2013, in accidental diminisher, Diminishers, leadership, management, Multipliers, by Liz Wiseman

Tuesday, July 9th 2013, Liz Wiseman joined Bert Martinez, host of the talk radio show, “Money For Lunch” to discuss “Multipliers” and “The Multiplier Effect”. In this compelling interview, Liz reflects on her own inspiration to write “Multipliers”, takes the floor to compare the difference between a Multiplier and Diminisher, and offers deeper insights into […]

Thinkers50: Vote for Liz Wiseman

On July 22, 2013, in leadership, management, Multipliers, by Liz Wiseman

The Wiseman Group is proud to announce that Liz Wiseman, our President, has officially been nominated for Thinkers50 Top Management Thinker of 2013. Launched in 2001, the Thinkers50 list is now the premier global ranking of management thinkers. ***UPDATE*** October 3rd, 2013 Liz Wiseman has officially made the shortlist of Thinkers50 nominees! To view the shortlist of Thinkers50 nominnees click […]

Are Our Education Leaders Wasting Our Most Vital Resources?

On June 19, 2013, in accidental diminisher, Diminishers, leadership, management, Multipliers, by Liz Wiseman

This past week, Liz Wiseman author of Multipliers and The Multiplier Effect was published in the Huffington Post for her blog entitled, “Are Our Education Leaders Wasting Our Most Vital Resources?” An excerpt from the article: “With schools winding down the year, the debate over the future of education is winding up. Collectively we face what might […]

Your Optimism Might Be Stifling Your Team

On May 1, 2013, in accidental diminisher, Diminishers, leadership, management, Multipliers, by Liz Wiseman

Is it possible that a can-do attitude that worked so well for you as an individual contributor may actually work against you as a leader? Check out Liz Wiseman’s blog post on Harvard Business Review which outlines the pitfalls of optimism and how not acknowledging the downside can diminish a team. Find out how Nike, Inc.’s […]

How Do Smart Leaders Fuel Growth In Their Organizations?

On August 21, 2012, in accidental diminisher, Diminishers, leadership, management, Multipliers, by admin

Maybe its not by hiring more people; maybe its developing better managers—managers who deeply utilize the intelligence and talent of their teams. Check out Liz Wiseman’s blog posted on Harvard Business Review [...]

The Multipliers Bill of Rights

by Rob DeLange, July 2012

Over the past few decades we’ve seen political revolutions sweep the globe, bringing down dictatorships in Eastern Europe, the Philippines, Libya, Egypt, and other nations. Seeds of democracy and freedom have been sown through these movements on a scale that is unprecedented in world history.

I believe a similar revolution is taking place now within the realm of leadership and management. [...]