Energy

Alan Weiss

It has become abundantly clear that, short of a vaccine, the virus is going to charge and retreat, charge and retreat. Thus, nothing is assured, long-term, except the fact that your clients and prospects will need help in adjusting. What are you doing to address this?

Energy Prices: Is Volatility Here to Stay?

Tom Spencer

Skyrocketing energy prices in the wake of the post-pandemic economic recovery has been all over the news, and for good reason. The rising cost of energy feeds into the pricing of all goods, causing inflation globally. Image: Pexels The post Energy Prices: Is Volatility Here to Stay?

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Choosing Consulting Projects That Give You Energy with Cy Wakeman: Podcast #190

Consulting Success

It’s all about choosing the energy. In today’s episode, Michael Zipursky and his guest, Cy Wakeman, talk all about what it’s like to be a consultant and why positive energy is so. Look at your calendar and cross out the things that you don’t enjoy doing.

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Clean Energy Transition: Business Risks and Opportunities

Tom Spencer

Energy transitions occur from time to time, due to the discovery of new energy sources such as coal or due to policy changes, such as France’s embrace of nuclear energy. Energy transitions have occurred throughout history, from burning wood to coal, then oil and natural gas.

Video Quick Take: Siemens Energy’s Maria Ferraro on the Importance of Allyship - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM SIEMENS ENERGY

Harvard Business Review

Sponsor content from Siemens Energy. Diversity and inclusion Sponsor Content

Managing your Energy, Time, and Tasks to have a Complete Day

Tom Spencer

As most of us spend the majority of our time working, it’s important to consider where that time is spent, how to manage your tasks and energy, and how to ultimately find fulfilment. Manage your energy.

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The Best Leaders Have a Contagious Positive Energy

Harvard Business

Researchers found that it supersedes charisma, influence, power, personality, attractiveness, and genius. Leadership qualities Leadership Behavioral science Power and influence Digital Article

How To Make Nuclear Energy Safe (with Seaborg’s Troels Schönfeldt)

Harvard Business

Innovation Start-ups Energy and natural resources sector AudioThe future of safe, clean, and small nuclear power stations.

Revitalize Your Energy

Chad Barr

A new vista can jump start your thinking into a new and more creative direction and revitalize your energy. The post Revitalize Your Energy appeared first on The Chad Barr Group. Photo by: Chad Barr.

Tip for "Low Energy Level"

CaseInterview.com

There was one piece of feedback common from both firms: "I was interviewing on a low energy level". They both said that they were happy I was calm during the interviews, but they would appreciate a "higher energy level". Most likely your voice is too monotone, which comes across as low energy, and boring. Question: First of all, I would like to thank you for all the materials you shared. It is extremely valuable, the best out there!

Why Energy Storage Is the Future of the Grid (with Malta CEO Ramya Swaminathan)

Harvard Business

Innovation Technology and analytics Energy and natural resources sector AudioCan a system using molten salt and antifreeze be the innovation that lays the foundation for decarbonizing the electric grid?

Harnessing Creative Energy

Tom Spencer

Successfully harnessing humanity’s creative energy clearly requires high levels of cooperation. And so, it has never been more important for individuals, firms, government and the world at large to think about how we can harness our collective creative energy. China comes up for criticism in modern times for stealing software technology from the West.

How Much Energy Does Bitcoin Actually Consume?

Harvard Business

It’s a trickier question than you might think. Technology Currency Sustainability Digital Article

Why Energy Storage Is the Future of the Grid (with Malta CEO Ramya Swaminathan)

Harvard Business

Innovation Technology and analytics Energy and natural resources sector AudioCan a system using molten salt and antifreeze be the innovation that lays the foundation for decarbonizing the electric grid?

To Drive Diversity and Inclusion, Ask Tough Questions and Listen to Tough Answers - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM SIEMENS ENERGY

Harvard Business

Sponsor content from Siemens Energy. Diversity and inclusion Sponsor Content

Texas Energy Screw-up and Small Business Impairments

Martinka Consulting

The headlines about the Texas freeze and energy disaster caught my attention. The bottom line is Texas officials had been warned many times over the last 30 years about their energy infrastructure not being winterproof. The post Texas Energy Screw-up and Small Business Impairments appeared first on Martinka Consulting. I read two long articles, one in the Seattle Times and the other in the Wall Street Journal.

Decide When You Need to Meet, Workshop, or Write to Save Energy and Time

Johanna Rothman

The post Decide When You Need to Meet, Workshop, or Write to Save Energy and Time appeared first on Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant. You're a busy product person, a Product Owner. You have information the team needs, and you want to meet. A lot.

An Alternative To Energy Boosters At Work

Henry DeVries

Author and leadership coach Patty Vogan offers two main strategies to unlock your energy tanks so you can refuel before you are running on fumes

What Gives You Energy? (mini-podcast)

Leadership Vision Consulting

So today, the question is this: what gives you energy? Reflect on the things that give you energy in life and then try to connect them back to one of your Themes of Strength. The post What Gives You Energy? Resources Energy Podcast StrengthsOn this mini-episode of the podcast, we've got a simple Strengths question for you to ponder. We've found that reflecting on a straightforward question can be a profound way of understanding ourselves better.

How to Harness Employees' Emotional Energy

Strategy+Business

See also "How Emotional Energy Drives Employees to Excel Fuel success by linking a company's strategic goals to the reasons people are proud to work there.

How Emotional Energy Drives Employees to Excel

Strategy+Business

For more insight, read "How to Harness Employees' Emotional Energy It's a self-reinforcing cycle that starts with pride.

A climate of change fuels growth in energy market

The Source

The event, heralded for its significance by both Greenpeace UK and the WWF, may only be one step in the very long and arduous journey to transforming the UK’s power generation portfolio, but it represents a much wider trend of change, and disruption, in the energy industry. Indeed, according to the International Energy Agency, renewable sources—including solar, wind, and hydro—accounted for a quarter of global electricity generation in 2017. Opportunities for growth Energy Growth

Venture Capital and Deep Decarbonization (with Energy Impact Partners’ Shayle Kann)

Harvard Business

A longtime investor on the challenges of investing in the net zero economy. Innovation Venture capital Venture funding Audio

Where Is Your Energy Spent?

Chad Barr

Are you investing your energy in busy work rather than take action in activities that impact your life, business, those around you and your clients? Your energy is finite. The post Where Is Your Energy Spent?

How to Harness Employees' Emotional Energy

Strategy+Business

See also "How Emotional Energy Drives Employees to Excel Fuel success by linking a company's strategic goals to the reasons people are proud to work there.

How Emotional Energy Drives Employees to Excel

Strategy+Business

For more insight, read "How to Harness Employees' Emotional Energy It's a self-reinforcing cycle that starts with pride.

Are You Spending Your Parenting Time and Energy Wisely?

Harvard Business

A matrix to help guide your decision-making. Work-life balance Digital Article

Oil and Gas Companies Must Act Now on Cybersecurity - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM SIEMENS ENERGY

Harvard Business

class=”mbm”>Sponsor content from Siemens Energy. Sustainability Managing organizations Sustainable business practices Business management Sponsor Content

Another Obama Clean Energy Fiasco, Potentially Involving Largest Bankruptcy in Spanish History; Appeal of Clean Energy

MishTalk

On the clean energy front, team Obama keeps plugging away with failure after failure. This go around involves a clean energy company in Spain that increasingly appears as if it will become the largest bankruptcy in Spanish history. These people reminded the President that the administration’s meddling in the energy sector leads to disaster for taxpayers.capital. Appeal of Clean Energy I am all in favor of clean energy.

Good Vibrations: The CEO’s Practical Guide to Create and Amplify Energy

BCG

Let’s talk about energy—not the kind that heats your buildings and powers your facilities and servers, but the complex and powerful force that shapes organizational performance. The way that CEOs create, convey, and manage energy throughout the organization can mean the difference between delivering high performance and constantly missing targets. Energy is related to—but different from—strategic focus, time management, and personal rituals, such as workouts and scheduled downtime.

Growth and the Energy Transition with Vaclav Smil

Harvard Business

Vaclav Smil, preeminent expert on energy history and development, joins Azeem Azhar to discuss what is required for our fossil fuel-dependent civilization to transition to a sustainable energy system. Sustainability Social responsibility Government Audio

Quality Business and Life: Manage your energy

Women in Consulting

The next of my posts on Bobbie LaPorte’s talk on how to achieve a high quality work and personal life , is her third Key to Success: Manage your energy. Bobbie also reminded us that there are 4 dimensions of personal energy : . One of the key things I absorbed was to manage your energy, not your time. By: Deborah Siegle. Be aware of your body clock – and what time of day works best for you. Plan your day accordingly to leverage your body clock.

4 Ways to Manage Your Energy More Effectively

Harvard Business

The key to productivity isn’t starting strong — it’s staying strong. Productivity Time management Managing yourself Digital Article

Mike Christian on Mindfulness and Mental Energy

Strategy+Business

When our mental energy is depleted, we are more likely to be disengaged or even act unethically. Mike Christian, an assistant professor of organizational behavior at the University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School, talks to s+b about the factors that affect our ability to exhibit self-control

Seth's Blog: Conservation of energy in conversation

Seth Godin Blog

Conservation of energy in conversation. If you escalate (cut off in traffic, angry at the gate agent, frustrated at your boss), you've just added (negative) energy to a conversation. If you escalate (high-pitched enthusiasm, a hug, encouraging words), you've just added (positive) energy to a conversation. Once the energy is added, it has to go somewhere. Sure, you can 'win' a conversation by overwhelming your opponent with energy they can't handle.

The 3 Stages of a Country Embracing Renewable Energy

Harvard Business

It means energy turning point. (We In this transformation, we are witnessing the decarbonization of power consumption, thanks to the large-scale deployment of renewable energy sources such as wind and solar. Similarly, in cities, energy and housing associations are installing PV panels on multi-unit buildings, and the German ministry of economics and energy estimates around 3.8 Economy Sustainability Policy Energy & Natural Resources Digital Article

Governments Don't Really Want Clean Energy; Economic Madness In US and Spain

MishTalk

In effect, when solar energy made no economic sense, companies received subsidies, now that solar makes sense, many governments want nothing to do with it. Solar Energy Storage is Worse Than Nuclear Spillage In sunny Spain, Solar Energy Storage is Worse Than Nuclear Spillage Storing solar energy in a battery in Spain is more criminal than spilling radioactive waste. Some units of Yingli Green Energy Holding Co.,

$550 Billion Energy Junk Bond Bubble Busts; "Whac-A-Mole" Distortions in Multiple Markets

MishTalk

The energy junk bond bubble has finally popped. Junk bonds of Energy XXI Ltd. Energy XXI Ltd. Energy production is extremely capital intense, and often accompanied by negative free cash flow. Recently I have been getting numerous cold-calls, nearly all of them energy related. Energy investment added to GDP since 2010, with $550 billion in bond and loan offerings. Energy will now have a negative impact on GDP as funding dries up.

BNEF Report Says Solar Energy, Batteries, Wind Will Dominate, Fossil Fuel Usage to Collapse

MishTalk

A Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) report plots out global power markets for the next 25 years. If accurate, solar … Continue reading → Economics

How Women at the Top Can Renew Their Mental Energy

Harvard Business

At the center is managing your mental energy: How to gain it, maintain it, and not drain it. Part of the answer lies in realizing that not all sources of energy are equal. Specifically, some activities are what I call “psychological superchargers” — that is, activities that yield a disproportionately bigger energy boost than others. ” A third one found energy in literature and in following new trends in a totally different field.