The Mission of a Lifetime: A Holiday Gift of Hope

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us all to move out of our personal and professional comfort zones to try new things. Actually, lots of new things. Mask wearing, elbow or fist bumping, estimating six feet (or two meters) for social distancing, using Zoom, ordering groceries or carryout, and patience are among some of the new… Continue reading The Mission of a Lifetime: A Holiday Gift of Hope

A New Change Maker Conversation

Take a few minutes to hang out with Stan Martin of HOPE Buffalo in a new Change Maker Conversation at the Tenacious Change Channel on YouTube. Stan Martin is a masterful community engager. In this Change Maker Conversation Stan talks with Tom Klaus of Tenacious Change about what it takes to engage the whole community… Continue reading A New Change Maker Conversation

On Trust, Change, and Ownership

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I had a lot of positive responses to the recent interview I did with Sharna Fabiano, author of Lead and Follow: The Dance of Inspired Teamwork. While the video has gotten a number of views, viewership is only one way to assess value. More importantly, I have received notes from several people referencing the interview… Continue reading On Trust, Change, and Ownership

Happy New Year and, uh, Hacky New Year

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Tom Klaus here for Tenacious Change. Well, this is embarrassing and a bit irritating. For the New Year, we got hacked. First, it was the Tenacious Change internet-based business phone number (via Skype). Long story. That led to the loss of our business Twitter account. Longer story. Here’s what you need to know to update… Continue reading Happy New Year and, uh, Hacky New Year

Tango, Teamwork, and Spanish!

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One of these things is not like the other…or are they all connected? Hmmmm… Tango, Teamwork, Leading and Following Just posted on the Tenacious Change YouTube channel is a new change maker conversation with Sharna Fabiano, MFA. Sharna is an internationally recognized tango artist. She has applied what she has learned and taught about tango… Continue reading Tango, Teamwork, and Spanish!

The Blog at Tenacious Change

Yep, you’ve arrived! This is the blog for Tenacious Change. However, this might not be what you were expecting, right? Recently we’ve been doing some “moving around” on the web. A little “hide and seek” but we are not actually trying to hide. You may have been looking for the Tenacious Change Approach or Tom… Continue reading The Blog at Tenacious Change