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 […]

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 […]

Liz’s Q&A with Jon Haverly, Senior Project Manager at Garnet River

On March 12, 2012, in accidental diminisher, Diminishers, leadership, management, Multipliers, by admin

Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter by Liz Wiseman demonstrates how Multipliers can have a resoundingly positive and profitable effect on organizations—getting more done with fewer resources, developing and attracting talent, and cultivating new ideas and energy to drive organizational change and innovation. I recently had a chance to connect with Liz and […]

My Gratitude / Your Genius

On November 24, 2010, in Diminishers, leadership, management, Multipliers, by Liz Wiseman

It was almost a year ago that I finished writing the acknowledgements for Multipliers, sent it off to Harper Business and checked it off my list of things to do. Those acknowledgements reflect our deep gratitude for the myriads of people who contributed time and talent to produce Multipliers. But, our work to get the […]

How to Spot a Multiplier: 2 Interview Questions from a Master

On July 1, 2010, in Diminishers, Multipliers, by Liz Wiseman

Multiplier Fest or Feast? Last week, when the Wiseman Group held our Multipliers Executive Briefing, it was a real “Multiplier Fest.” We had 4 of the Multipliers from the book on an executive panel, and, we have 2 additional Multipliers join us in the audience. The insights flowing from the panel were non-stop. As one […]