MNODN Blog

Minnesota Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award Program

The Minnesota Psychologically Healthy Workplace Awards are designed to recognize organizations for their efforts to foster employee health and well-being while enhancing organizational performance.  The award program highlights a variety of workplaces, large and small, profit and non-profit, in Minnesota.  … Continue reading

Publishing Opportunity in Practicing OD

Do you have tips for applying proven or cutting edge OD tools or practices?  Does one of your case studies include OD lessons learned? Or perhaps you have a client OD challenge your practice has uniquely addressed. To be considered … Continue reading

Monthly MNODN Newsletter

Watch your email inboxes for exciting news and information mid-month, every month.

Thanks to our Alliance Partner Panel Members

Over 65 participants attended our Thursday, January 5th What’s New: Learning from our Partners Thanks to our partners for a great conversation about OD, HR IOP and partnerships. Please check out the websites and social media platforms for these great … Continue reading

Under Pressure

Many of us sing in the shower. In fact many of us think we sound good. Some of those who sing well in the shower sing in a choir or community chorus. Singing in a group gives us confidence because … Continue reading

A Better You

In Victor Hugo’s Les Miserables, the main character, Jean Valjean asks, “Who am I?” William Shakespeare is perhaps best known for penning of the question “To be? Or not to be? That is the question!” That indeed is the question. … Continue reading

The Roll of Toilet Paper in presenting a strong message

What do a roll of toilet paper and great presenting skills have in common? Perhaps nothing. Perhaps more than you think. On Thursday, September 4th, Sam Smith, Vice President of the Prouty Project led a few dozen MNODN members in … Continue reading

Whole-Systems Approach Proves Fruitful

Sitting down and peeling an orange, one realizes that fruit grows from the inside out. A juicy orange, a golden, tart apple and a healthy organization all have this one feature in common. They grow from the inside out. On … Continue reading

May 8: Leadership Panel: Facing the Opportunities & Challenges as an OD Practitioner

Don’t miss this opportunity – register now!   Please join the conversation with local leaders and experts in the field of Human Resources, Organizational Development, and Organization Effectiveness who will share learnings from work going on inside their companies, their … Continue reading

Member Drive: All new or renewing members

MNODN is kicking off its 2014 Member Drive, March 6-31.  This is a great time to renew your membership and encourage others you know to join our organization. Great programming, networking, sharing of resources and access to local and national … Continue reading