The Energizer

Resilient Insights for Work & Life

Not All Disruption is Equal

by Eileen McDargh, Chief Energy Officer - Monday, October 22, 2018
Featured Image

Just this past week, I’ve been booked to speak about disruption and resiliency at an international women’s conference in Dublin, at a leadership forum for Colorado School of Mines, and at a large healthcare network involved in a merger. Disruption is on everyone’s mind.

Within the same time period, a horrific 7.8 earthquake and tsunami rocked Indonesian killing thousands, drought halted river cruises in Europe, and a Supreme Court almost derailed by accusations and/or his behavior during a hearing.

All of these are examples of disruptions, events that break a pattern and shift the status quo. But too often, we think about disruption as it relates to technology, AI, and innovation. We read about driverless cars, robotics, 3-D metal printing, artificial embryos and an endless list of radical technologies to replace legacy systems.

Click here to read the rest of the article!

Share This Post

Like this post? Please share it!

< Back to All Posts


Eileen McDargh Keynote Speaker Blog Author

About Eileen!

Since beginning her consulting and training practice in 1980, Eileen has become noted for her ability to speak the truth with clarity, wisdom, humor and compassion. Long-standing clients and repeat engagements attest to her commitment to make a difference in minds, hearts and spirits of organizations and individuals. She draws upon practical business know-how, life's experiences and years of consulting to major national and international organizations that have ranged from global pharmaceuticals to the US Armed Forces, from health care associations to religious institutions. Executive Excellence magazine selected her as one of the top 100 thought leaders in leadership and among the top ten consultant providers of leadership development.

View all posts by Eileen

Subscribe to My Blog!

Like My Blog?

Please share it!

Recents Posts




Hurricane Irma gratitude Burnout Networking Boston Marathon Memorial Day Nursing Honoring Veterans love holidays ecology Building Resilience Guns Mother's Day conscience Spelling Bee Christmas Adaptability Optimism Girls Positive Brain Repatterning Napping Interview Jewish Voting goals Learned Optimism The Last Jedi Children St. Patrick's Day Empathy Education Divorce Mark Scharenbroich Engaged Workers Your Resiliency GPS resilient leaders John Havlik Social Media Patriots employees Multi-tasking Family Sleeping women in leadership Leadership Skills servant leadership Fun Work Environment Idea Vacation Gifts From The Mountain resilience Relationships Energy work life balance Yoga Marriage Travel Sheryl Sandberg Bullying Hurricane Harvey creativity customer service Aging Stress Arlington Cemetary Twas The Night Before Christmas Ecotourism teams Suddenly Single Leaders Open Doors Book John Blumberg Labor Day Humor Branding preresilience Emotional Intelligence Climate Change Faith Adam Grant Communication Adventure Motivating Others Ownership Book Reviews Persuasion Breath Exercise e-mail Office Celebrations Animals Sexual Harassment Walk For Hunger Disrupt LGBTQ Sales Loss Kindness Charity Road Trip Humanity Married Spirit Back To School Thanksgiving Bill Treasurer Reshaping the Brain Art Content Generation Survive Listening Writing coaching Energizing Others Superbowl Option B Intentions Laughter Play stuck More Fun at Work Meetings Technology Breathe U.S.A.A. Change Tornadoes in Texas Employee Attitude Alzheimer's Diversity Career Advice Talk Ain't Cheap Book resiliency Siblings Seder Eve Soft Skills Vegan Depression USAA Trust angels resilient organizations Energizing Sustainability Women Disruption Postive Work Environment cancer Radical Resiliency Happiness Deloitte earthquakes civil discourse Dogs Henry VIII Politics Strangers employee retention Corporate Culture Speaking WASP waiting Feedback New Year resolutions Environtment