Boosting Team Morale When Times are Tough

Let’s face it: The times are tough. The election in the USA has prompted the most divisive and polarizing responses from people around the world. On top of that, there continue to belayoffs and increasing pressures in the workplace (see my article on Collaboration When the Economy is Failing Us). Patio season is over. Need[…]

What We Can All Learn from Moose Camp

Recently, I had a unique opportunity to support the Experiential Learning Initiative in Fort Chipewyan as they went on their annual moose camp, to support the camp, take photos and to share the story. This is an incredible example of collaboration and partnership, with many partner organizations including Athabasca Delta Community School, Lake Athabasca Youth[…]

Why Read: Your Brain at Work by David Rock

We love a good read. Especially when it’s useful. David Rock’s Your Brain At Work is a book our team loves and recommends to others, and we thought we’d give you the quick 1-2 on it in case it’s on your to-read list, or you’re looking for a great read this Fall. Why we love[…]

JES Team Year In Review

Reflections and look-backs are an essential way to monitor our progress.  Being open with you about our own experiences in our business, we thought would help those of you struggling to take your business in a new direction.   Though we’ve been working together for over four years,  this past year was very significant for[…]

Our Experience with FREDSense

To launch our Interview Series, we spent a day interviewing the team behind FREDSense Technologies, an innovative water monitoring tool that uses synthetic biology. It was an exciting, and exhausting day filled with questions like: What’s synthetic biology? Why is this technology so innovative and different? How did you figure out how to work together[…]

FREDsense: Disrupting Markets, Changing Lives

Now that you know a bit about the humans behind FREDsense Technologies, you may be wondering: What is this great technology they’ve created? In this week’s video, the folks at FREDsense Technologies explain what makes this a disruptive product. Disruptive innovation typically means that the product creates a new market or disrupts an existing market.[…]

Introducing the JES Interview Series: FREDsense Technologies

JES is introducing an Interview Series, in addition to our webinars and consulting services. The Interview Series will draw on our relationships for interviews and videos, plus interviews will be shown live on our Webinar Jam page. Why interviews? Because it is important to test our knowledge of working well together in different settings. We want to[…]