Les Dakens

Biography:

Les Dakens is a Board Director to a number of organizations and an Executive Advisor for CLG (HQ Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) and CLG Canada (Toronto, Ontario). Dakens is a recognized leader in HR best practices and offers insightful recommendations for strategic HR opportunities. He is a highly sought presenter and the author of several successful business books — SwitchPoints: Culture Change on the Fast Track to Business Success; Employee Performance Scorecards: Creating a Win-Win Formula for Your Organization; and The Real Deal on People: Straight Talk on How the CHRO Creates Business Value. Dakens can be reached at dakens@sympatico.ca

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Making the Big Behaviour Breakthrough

by , et al.Issue: January / February 2015

Everybody talks about the importance of innovation. This article is about what it takes for a leader to actually make it happen.