Posts by Maya Townsend & Michael Thiel
Maya Townsend went from hiding in the corner at networking events to leading a company (Partnering Resources) that helps individuals, teams, and organizations thrive in our networked world. Using the science underlying human relationships and networks, she uncovers sound, practical methods for making soft skills generate hard results. One of the editors of The Handbook for Strategic HR, she'll happily tell you why you should throw out your performance reviews and why most HR departments need a total makeover. Michael Thiel is the co-founder and managing partner of ( They provide solutions for the management of collaboration in cross-functional teams, organisational networks, matrix organizations, joint ventures, strategic alliances and multi-stakeholder partnerships. He has over 25 years of experience supporting clients in industry, public administration and development agencies in more than 40 countries through organization design and development, leadership journeys, whole systems change and facilitation.


Bottleneck in Your Department? 3 Ways to Get More Out of Your Network

By | Posted Jul 18, 2014 | 2 Comments

If work gets stuck in your department, you need to consider how to leverage your network to get more done. […]