Alicia Diamond

Actionable advice for passionate business builders

Actionable advice, tips, and musings from a 2x Chief of Staff & passionate business builder

The Company Vocabulary List

Meetings that used to be impromptu now require planning, and a room, and remembering all the proper attendees, and omg why can’t I find a time that works for everyone?!

So where can we start? Consistent vocabulary.

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What is an Artful Concern?

It’s a phrase I use to define all the well-run, inspiring organizations that make the world a better place. They do so not by being the biggest, the best, or the most well known. Instead, they deliver flawless experiences, reliable service, or must-have products.

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The All-important Daily Stand-up

I adopted a system I called “scrum-lite” that revolved around a daily-standup, a whiteboard, and many many post-its. I was like a fish out of water managing my ballooning team, including a second layer below me, and I needed a system that would give me confidence in both our progress and direction. 

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