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The Trajectory to Leadership

Posted By Tom Hood, Thursday, July 30, 2015

"Because at the bottom of that bounce, that's when they start to move from technical, task oriented work to people, projects, customers and other teams. Suddenly it gets more complicated so the direction has to change; the skill set has to change. Now they have to learn more things; like project management, relationship building, networking. All those other skills that they often say no one’s teaching them..."

Tom Hood, an excerpt from his presentation "Preparing for the Shift Change in Accounting," recorded August 19, 2014 at the 2014 Boomer Technology Circles™ Summit in Kansas City, MO.  The 2015 Boomer Technology Circles™ Summit kicks off this year on August 16th.

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Tags:  2014  BTC Summit  Business Leadership Institute  Emerging Leaders  Generational Issues  leadership  mentoring  personal development  retention  Succession  Talent  team building  Tom Hood 

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The Power of Engagement

Posted By Tom Hood, Thursday, July 16, 2015
Updated: Wednesday, July 15, 2015

"Imagine if we create a sustainable leadership culture in which everyone is engaged to accelerate the great vision and mission we have. Imagine a room in which introverts and extroverts create an innovative, multicultural plan to help us reach our goals…"

Tom Hood talks about the power of engagement in this excerpt from his keynote presentation "Preparing for the Shift Change in Accounting," recorded August 19, 2014 at the 2014 Boomer Technology Circles™ Summit in Kansas City, MO.

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Tags:  2014  BTC Summit  Business Leadership Institute  Tom Hood 

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Just In Time Cloud Learning

Posted By Tom Hood, Thursday, March 12, 2015

"Ohio has already passed it, we passed it, and there are a group of state's looking at it and nationally the AICPA and NASBA are looking at it. My point is, that’s gearing us up to the idea of cloud learning, right? It's the idea…"

Tom Hood, an excerpt from his presentation "Preparing for the Shift Change in Accounting," recorded August 19, 2014 at the 2014 Boomer Technology Circles™ Summit in Kansas City, MO.

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Tags:  2014  2014 Summit  BTC Summit  Business Leadership Institute  Talent  Tom Hood  Training and Learning 

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What if You Don't Train Your People?

Posted By Tom Hood, Thursday, February 19, 2015

"We put it this way, we like to say in a period of rapid change and increasing complexity, the winners are going to be those people who can actually learn faster than the rate of change and faster than the competition.  And that applies to individuals as well as organizations."  Tom Hood, an excerpt from his presentation "Preparing for the Shift Change in Accounting," recorded August 19, 2014 at the 2014 Boomer Technology Circles™ Summit in Kansas City, MO.

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Tags:  2014  2014 Summit  BTC Summit  Business Leadership Institute  Emerging Leaders  Keynote address  leadership  Talent  Tom Hood  training 

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Six Fundamentals for Future Success

Posted By Tom Hood, Thursday, January 22, 2015

"So fifty percent on top of that are what we call disengaged, what’s that mean?  You’re renting their time.  So they come in they give you their eight hours, then they go home and they turn…"

Tom Hood introduces six hot topics in this excerpt from his 2014 Boomer Technology Circle™ Summit keynote presentation, "Preparing for the Shift Change in Accounting."

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Tags:  2014  2014 Summit  BTC Summit  Business Leadership Institute  collaboration  Emerging Leaders  leadership  Talent  Tom Hood 

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Accounting Technology for Gen Z

Posted By Tom Hood, Thursday, November 27, 2014
Updated: Monday, November 24, 2014

"...by the way, those people that are working for you are also the consumers on the other side of it, right?  They’re going to be your future customers so they’re going to want everything on a device, on a smartphone or a tablet.  They’re not going to want to have to..."

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Tags:  2014 Summit  Business Leadership Institute  Information Technology  Tom Hood 

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How Fast is that Curve?

Posted By Tom Hood, Thursday, October 30, 2014

"So if you have customers that are starting to move and you’re seeing open work space, collaborative leadership, they’re handing over the reins in different ways...the question is, if you don't shift what will happen to that customer as they think about you?"

An excerpt from Tom Hood's Keynote Presentation at the 2014 BTC Summit, recorded August 19, 2014.

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Tags:  2014 Summit  boomer technology circles  Business Leadership Institute  BYOD  Generational Issues  leadership  Technology  Tom Hood 

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